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India tour of West Indies: BCCI denies any threat to Indian cricket team

There was a hoax message which was spread on social media, indicating security threat to the team. However, a BCCI source told ANI that there was no threat to the team.

ANI 

India cricket team after winning the first T20I against West Indies (Photo: BCCI)
India cricket team after winning the first T20I against West Indies (Photo: BCCI)

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday denied any threat to the Indian cricket team, which is currently in West Indies.

There was a hoax message which was spread on social media, indicating security threat to the team. However, a source told ANI that there was no threat to the team.

India have already won both T20I and ODI series against West Indies. Both the teams will now compete in a two-match Test match series.

The first Test match between India and West Indies will start from August 22.

First Published: Sun, August 18 2019. 21:19 IST