Wasim Akram.
Wasim Akram. (Picture by Philip Brown/Popperfoto through Getty Photographs)

Issues between the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have reached a boiling level ever since Jay Shah on his re-election because the board secretary took a agency stand saying that the Indian gamers is not going to be visiting Pakistan for subsequent 12 months’s Asia Cup and that the match will probably be performed at a impartial venue. 

Whereas the BCCI’s choice irked a number of former gamers from the neighboring nation, former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram has additionally come ahead and expressed his disappointment. In the meantime, Akram has additionally stated that Jay Shah ought to have referred to as up the PCB Chairman Ramiz Raja and there ought to have been an Asian Cricket Council (ACC) assembly held concerning the identical. 

Our cricket board has given an excellent assertion: Wasim Akram

“Our cricket board has given an excellent assertion. India can not dictate how Pakistan play their cricket and on high of that Pakistan has resumed internet hosting cricket after 10-15 years. I’m an ex-cricketer, sportsperson. I do not know what is going on on the political entrance”, stated Akram whereas talking on A Sports activities.

“However, individuals to individuals contact is vital. In the event you actually needed to say one thing Jay Shah Saab then you need to have no less than cellphone referred to as out Chairman, held a gathering with the Asian Cricket Council. You need to have given your concept. There ought to have been a dialogue”, he added.

After  Jay Shah made a sudden choice to vary the venue of the 2023 Asia Cup on Tuesday, October 18, PCB in response have threatened to boycott the subsequent 12 months’s 50-overs World Cup which is scheduled to be performed in India. 

India had been initially purported to host the 2018 version of the Asia Cup earlier than it moved to the UAE retaining in thoughts the political relations of each the neighboring nations. So far as internet hosting main tournaments are involved, Pakistan is scheduled to host the 2025 version of the ICC Champions Trophy the place they are going to be defending their title that that they had received in 2017.