New Delhi. Pakistan’s Science Minister Fawad Chaudhary said on Tuesday that India has threatened Sri Lankan players to withdraw from the Pak tour. India has threatened to oust Sri Lankan players from the Indian Premier League (IPL). Actually, the Sri Lanka team has to play a series of three ODIs and three T20 matches in Pakistan from 27 September to 9 October. Earlier on Monday, 10 Sri Lankan players withdrew from the Pak tour.
Fawad tweeted on this, “Sports commentators have told them that India threatened Sri Lankan players that they would be dropped from the IPL if they do not refuse to go to Pakistan.” This is a really light way. From sports to space, radical nationalism is something we should criticize. The lukewarm attitude of India’s sports officials. ”
These 10 players, including Malinga, withdrew their names
Sri Lanka ODI captain Dimuth Karunaratne, T20 captain Lasith Malinga, former captain Angelo Mathews, Niroshan Dikwela, Kusal Perera, Dhananjay DeSilva, Akila Dhananjay, Suranga Lakmal, Thisara Perera and Dinesh Chandimal visited Pakistan, citing security reasons Has withdrawn its name from According to Sri Lankan Sports Minister Herrin Fanardo, the family members of the players also expressed concern about safety.
There has been an attack on the Sri Lankan team in Pakistan. In
2009, the Sri Lankan cricket team went on a Pak tour for the series of 3 Tests and 3 ODIs. The second Test match of the series started from 1 March. On March 3, the Sri Lankan team bus was attacked by terrorists at Liberty Chowk in Lahore. Eight civilians were killed, while seven players, including the Sri Lankan team staff, were injured. After this incident, all the teams had Boycott from the Pak tour.