The big story: BCCI could be dragged to court by PCB

Pakistan Cricket Board is likely to file a compensation claim against BCCI in a United Kingdom Court for not honouring an MoU reportedly signed between the two Boards in 2014 to play a bilateral series, PTI reported citing sources.

An official source in the Board told PTI on Saturday that the PCB would first write to the BCCI asking the Indian Board to make it clear whether they want to honour the MoU and play a bilateral series or not.

“Once the PCB gets a clear answer from the BCCI its legal team will then work on moving a claim and case in a London court against the BCCI in which the ICC will also be made party,” the source said.

“The ICC is witness to the signing of the MoU document,” the source said.

The source explained that the case would most likely be filed in a London court because the PCB could not seek legal recourse in India and Pakistan due to the current political environment between the two nations.

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