Minister for Data and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry has stated that the announcement by the English Cricket Board (ECB) to go to Pakistan subsequent yr is a welcome step.
Taking to Twitter, Fawad stated that he want to thank stars of the cricketing world, diplomatic group, media and cricket lovers all over the world for his or her assist for Pakistan Cricket. Fawad Chaudhry has taken the chance to say it a victory for the nation as he tweeted, “But once more Pakistan has emerged as a robust and resilient nation.”
Earlier as we speak, after a chronic silence, England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has lastly apologised for cancelling Pakistan’s scheduled tour.
England needed to play two T20Is on the Pindi Cricket Stadium in Rawalpindi on October 13 and 14.
ECB Chairman Ian Watmore, in his first public feedback because the ECB pulled out its scheduled tour to Pakistan, supplied an apology for final week’s late withdrawal.
In keeping with a sports activities journalist Alison Mitchell, Ian has stated that the Board took recommendation on safety and participant welfare (British Excessive Commissioner confirmed safety recommendation hadn’t modified, regardless of NZ incident). “The board took the choice primarily based by itself judgments & it didn’t exit to wider session.”
She shared that he stated: “We have to rebuild our relationship with Pakistan. This was not the best time, we’ll do no matter we are able to relating to Pakistan’s scheduled tour subsequent yr.”
Watmore additionally confirmed that the choice was not made by the gamers and stated no wider consultations have been held. “The board took the choice primarily based by itself judgments and it didn’t exit to wider session. Had we determined to go ahead with the tour, we’d have needed to put the proposals to TEPP (the physique that represents England gamers) and the PCA, but it surely didn’t attain that time.”