Asia Cup 2023 likely to be in UAE, as the Indian team won’t travel to Pakistan, final decision in March
Asia Cup 2023 in UAE: The Pakistan Cricket Board has threatened to pull out of the World Cup if the Asia Cup is shifted from Pakistan. The BCCI has announced that the Indian team will not participate if the series is held in Pakistan in September. A consultation meeting was held today in Bahrain to take a final decision on this.
At that time, PCB said in the meeting that it has successfully conducted international cricket matches in Pakistan for the last 3 years.
Asia Cup 2023 in UAE
The 2023 Asia Cup will be the 16th edition of the Asia Cup, with the matches to be played as One Day Internationals (ODIs) in with hosts and venue to be announced in March 2023. The tournament will be played by 6 teams, and is scheduled to be held in September 2023 as a preparatory series before the 2023 Cricket World Cup in India.
Why India not traveling to Pakistan
Pakistan Question In the meeting, Pakistan spoke about why only India refused when Australia, England, New Zealand, South Africa and West Indies played the cricket match without any problem.
The other country
Responded by saying that this decision was taken because the government of their country did not give permission, and they have no objection even if the Pakistan Cricket Board conducts the tournament in another country, but they questioned the Pakistan Cricket Board’s funding.
Pakistan Warning to India
Pakistan threatened to pull out from ICC World Cup scheduled to be held in India later this year.
ACC Meeting in March
[pdate] Yesterday, the ACC has decided that a new venue for Asia cup 2023 will be finalized in the month of March this year. After Asian Cricket Council (ACC) decided that a neutral venue will be announced for Asia cup 2023.
The meeting ended inconclusively as Pakistan remained firm in their response. The member countries of the Asian Cricket Association have decided to discuss this issue again in March. It has been announced that if the Asia Cup is not held in Pakistan, it will be held in the United Arab Emirates.