Bangladesh cancel tour of Pakistan because of safety concerns

Bangladesh have called off their January tour of Pakistan because of security worries.

The Tigers were set to be the first international side to tour the country since armed militants attacked the Sri Lanka team bus in Lahore in 2009.

“Bangladesh will not visit Pakistan for now,” confirmed Bangladesh Cricket board president Nazmul Hasan.

The Pakistan Cricket Board said it was “inappropriate” security concerns had been used as the main reason.

The PCB added it was yet to receive official confirmation from Bangladesh that the proposed tour has been cancelled. Read more
Courtesy : www.bbc.co.uk

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