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Negotiations on India-Pakistan cricket series expected during CT: PCB

IANS  |  Karachi 

Amidst bleak chances of an bilateral cricket series in the near future, a top Pakistani official on Sunday said the two countries are likely to hold talks during a Champions Trophy match in in June.

Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Shahryar Khan said he would discuss the matter once again with the Indian cricket board officials during the June 4 ICC Champions Trophy match between the two at Edgbaston, Dunya News reported.

Khan also admitted that the chances of a bilateral series with remain bleak.

On May 3, the PCB sent a legal notice to the Board of Control for Cricket in (BCCI) for not honouring an MOU, signed in 2014, to play six bilateral series between 2015 and 2023.

Alleging a loss of $200-300 million, the PCB asked for a $60 million compensation for losses faced due to India's refusal to play the series.

The BCCI has maintained that no legal document was signed regarding the series and that cricket with was subject to government approval.

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First Published: Sun, May 21 2017. 18:10 IST
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