ICC delays decision on Champions Trophy venue until later this week

July 21st, 2008 - 11:40 am ICT by ANI  

Dubai , July 21 (ANI): The ICC (International Cricket Council) yesterday delayed the final decision over whether Pakistan was a safe venue for the Septembers Champions Trophy, until later this week.

The Council said fears were raised about potential security threats during a briefing for the eight participating countries, player representatives and broadcasters.

The ICCs security consultants delivered Sundays briefing in Dubai based on arrangements for the recently completed Asia Cup in Pakistan , reported the Daily Times.

It added that the ICC Board must decide whether to move the September 11-28 one-day international tournament featuring the top eight teams in the world. (ANI)

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