'Pehle mujhe ye bataayein, kya ICC exist karta hai?' – Salman Butt leaves daring remarks over BCCI-PCB controversy

Salman Butt (src: Twitter)

Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt has develop into the most recent to offer his verdict on the continued controversy between Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) and Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and he didn’t hesitate to come back down onerous at ICC for his or her silence. PCB responded in an announcement that Pakistan may not journey to India for the T20 World Cup 2023 after ACC Chief Jay Shah revealed that India is not going to journey to Pakistan for Asia Cup 2023. 

PCB additionally questioned Shah for his feedback with out consulting the Pakistan board or the ACC Members. Just lately, India’s Union Minister of Sports activities, Anurag Thakur got here up with a robust response to PCB’s assertion by clearing that India has contributed so much to the game and can’t be ignored. The ascending debate didn’t finish there and Butt has now questioned ICC for not taking on the matter. 

Those that convey income have extra energy: Salman Butt

Butt questioned if the ICC has been impartial between India and Pakistan and felt that India has had an edge due to their monetary backup. He additional famous that income is an enormous issue on ICC taking a stand and felt that the ICC assembly members have to talk up on the problem. 

“Firstly inform me, does ICC even exist? Is it impartial? Is there no affect there? Is India not the heavyweight there as a result of they bring about extra monetary backup to ICC?” Butt confessed in a video posted on his Youtube Channel

“You see their muscle on issues like these. Those that convey income have extra energy. It occurs all over the place. When Jay Shah presided the ICC assembly, it was determined that Pakistan will host Asia Cup. What he mentioned then, is one thing solely those that can attend the assembly can inform).”

Butt additionally felt that the answer to it ought to have been determined earlier and political tensions shouldn’t be concerned in cricket matches.

“It was anticipated that India would say no. The answer to it ought to’ve been determined earlier. This occurs everytime. The main focus ought to be on the cricket in order that followers and cricketers do not get affected. If there are political tensions, each groups ought to keep away from touring each other. It should not be that Pakistan tour India, however the latter would not come to Pakistan. PCB ought to present some power, that is their likelihood.),” he added.