India has refused to host the Asia cup scheduled for September 2018, reports in the media stated on Monday. The selection by means of the board of manipulate for cricket in India (bcci) changed into made due to the reluctance to host Pakistan and become taken throughout the board’s governing frame meeting. The bcci has knowledgeable the Asian cricket council of its selection. In advance, the bcci released the Indian crew’s agenda for the subsequent 4 years which did now not encompass a sequence with Pakistan. However, consistent with reports in the India media, the bcci will make space for a bilateral collection towards Pakistan if accepted via the authorities.
India also misplaced hosting the beneath-19 Asia cup additionally over the India’s reluctance to host Pakistan’s junior facet. The Indian government has no longer given a green signal to indo-pak bilateral series because the ultimate one turned into held in India in 2012. On account that then, the two neighbors have simplest met in ICC occasions. Remaining month, the Pakistan cricket board (PCB) filed a dispute with the ICC, claiming up to $70 million for overlooked series in 2014 and 2015 from bcci after the country did not attend two collection as a part of a memorandum of knowledge (mou) signed among the two boards.
The PCB sent a criminal note to ICC to set up a dispute resolution committee for adjudicating the problem of Indian cricket board not honoring its promise of gambling bilateral collection with Pakistan. Now this is something that clearly shows that India is not ready to play against Pakistan. The OCB should not pursue this much so that India can play Pakistan in the future as this will not happen at all. Pakistan should focus on their own cricket now.