LIMITED-OVERS SERIES WAS PLANNED IN SRI LANKA THIS MONTH
Sri Lanka had emerged as a
possible venue for the India-Pakistan series this month, after the BCCI had declined Pakistan’s choice of UAE and the PCB refused to play its ‘home’ bilateral series in India
The two boards have an
agreement to play six bilateral series between 2015 and 2023
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had allowed the country’s cricket team to play India in Lanka this month
BCCI was optimistic of a positive response from the govt as both the sides had agreed on Sri Lanka as a venue, senior BCCI functionary Rajeev Shukla had said in Delhi. “India and Pakistan series will happen tentatively from December 15 in Sri Lanka...,” the IPL chairman had said.