SLC’s Bid to Host Asia Cup Sets the Stage for History!”

Should the Asian Cricket Council decide to accord the title to the island nation, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) stated it prepared to host the competition on Monday, May 29. Just days out from the ACC gathering, on a six-nation continental championship, will make a decision .

The BCCI stays to fight the hybrid format driven by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), in which matches occur in both Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates.

A BCCI source replied to the discussions with, “Colombo or nothing,” citing logistical challenges as the reason for its opposition. The SLC person said we’ll use the BCCI. In the hours to come, the ACC is likely to hold a formal meeting.

Because PCB has no other proposition , that’s why it is confronting isolation in an ACC . The SLC, Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) and Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB), the heads of which are in India for the IPL final, are siding with the BCCI.

They all participate in Test matches to be ACC members. Non-Test members like the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) and Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) also make an appearance in Ahmedabad, where informal discussions have been taking place over the past few days.

The PCB’s viewpoint remains a mystery, albeit its president Najam Sethi has said that Pakistan wasn’t going to take part if it did not get permission to host a few matches in its country. Regardless of whether the standoff is still going on, it is clear that the PCB’s position is at present seriously in threat.

ICC heads’ visit to Pakistan

In the meanwhile, ICC Chairman Greg Barclay and CEO Geoff Allardice will spend a couple of days in Lahore. During the tour, they will meet with PCB representatives, and it is expected that they will have a conversation about the designation for the ODI World Cup, whose schedule will be released quickly.

The BCCI is hesitant to alter the location of the essential game against India, despite the PCB’s recent claims to the contrary, according to Cricbuzz. Based on the ICC, not much should be gathered from the visit. Since Ray Mali’s trip there in 2008, Barclay will be the first ICC chairman to visit Pakistan.


The Asia Cup received a fresh rival when Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) unexpectedly indicated interest in hosting the contest. They made the choice to jump into the fray, which has heightened the race to host the prized tournament. As the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) deliberates and chooses the ideal location for the Asia Cup, the upcoming days will be important.