BCCI President Sourav Ganguly stated on Friday that the upcoming Asia Cup can be held in Dubai, paving the way in which for each India and Pakistan to take part on this continental event.
In September (2020), the proposed Asia Cup host has been handed over to Pakistan however the BCCI made it clear that the Indian workforce wouldn’t be capable to journey to the neighboring nation as a result of safety considerations. <! –
Hence the event was shifted to Dubai.
"Asia Cup will be held in Dubai and both India and Pakistan will play in it," Ganguly stated right here earlier than leaving for the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) assembly to be held in Dubai on March 3.
Earlier, the BCCI had stated that it had no drawback enjoying with Pakistan, the host of the event, however that it needs to be held at a impartial venue.
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Teams from India and Pakistan haven’t performed a bilateral sequence since 2012-13. In 2012-13, Pakistan toured India for a restricted overs sequence. The two international locations have confronted one another within the ICC's main competitions since 2013 as a result of ongoing political tensions between India and Pakistan.
Ganguly congratulated the Indian girls's workforce captained by Harmanpreet Kaur on reaching the semi-finals of the T20 World Cup. The BCCI president stated, "They are playing great cricket and they sealed the semi-final ticket." There isn’t any single workforce contender on this World Cup. Indian workforce is unbelievable, let's see their journey within the event lasts. ''