He rejected Pakistan Minister Fawad Hussain Chaudhry's reasoning which was aimed at an IPL influence which prompted leading Sri Lankan players pull out of the upcoming tour.
Sri Lanka are scheduled to play three ODIs and three T20Is against Pakistan in Pakistan.
Miandad advised that "we [Pakistan] must not bother with which players would travel to Pakistan and instead focus on playing at our best in the series".
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said Wednesday it "reiterates its commitment to provide complete safety and security to" Sri Lankan cricket team. Pakistan has always been a huge support for SL cricket.
Karachi's National Stadium will host the ODI series beginning September 27, while the three T20i's would be played at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore, starting October 5.
"Informed sports commentators told me that India threatened SL players that they will be ousted from IPL if they don't refuse Pak visit, this is really cheap tactic, jingoism from sports to space is something we must condemn, really cheap on the part of Indian sports authorities", Chaudhry had tweeted on Tuesday.
Sri Lankanamed depleted squads for a six-match tour of Pakistan after 10 top players opted out citing security concerns.
Pakistan did not host global cricket for six years following the 2009 attack, with the team playing their home matches in the United Arab Emirates, but have hosted teams such as Zimbabwe and West Indies in recent years. The players who opted out of the series are - Lasith Malinga, Niroshan Dickwella, Kusal Janith Perera, Dhananjaya De Silva, Thisara Perera, Akila Dhananjaya, Angelo Mathews, Suranga Lakmal, Dinesh Chandimal and Dimuth Karunaratne.
The Sri Lankan cricket board says it has been warned about a possible terrorist threat during its planned tour of Pakistan and called for a reassessment of the security situation before play starts in two weeks.
Cricket in Pakistan came to a halt in 2009, after the Sri Lanka team was attacked by gunmen on the way to the ground in Lahore.
Though, the security situation in Pakistan is far from being completely normal even after the 2009 attack.
The LSE, which agreed to snap up data provider Refinitiv in a $27 billion blockbuster deal just weeks ago, declined to comment. Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing has launched a £29.6 billion proposed takeover bid for the London Stock Exchange Group .
Moi par exemple on me voit crier après un policier (.) On m'a vu dire à un policier "Arrêtez d'être violent". Plusieurs militants insoumis ont réagi en estimant que Quotidien aurait dû diffuser ces images plus tôt.
In June, a survey released by Nanos showed that ethics would be one of the biggest issues this federal election. Trudeau kicks off his campaign with a rally in the Vancouver-Kingsway riding on September 11.
Là aussi, seul le cas de la diffusion linéaire des chaînes est réglé, l'accord n'englobant pas les services complémentaires. Altice a en revanche conclu des accords de rémunération avec Bouygues Telecom, Canal+ et SFR, également filiale d'Altice.
This year's ceremony is significant as it will be the first one to take place at the new memorial, the New York Post reported. Lexington residents took time Wednesday to honor victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States.
This afternoon Valencia dropped a bombshell by announced that Marcelino Garcia Toral had been sacked as the club's head coach. Former Barcelona midfielder Celades, who took his first training session on Wednesday, has joined the club until June 2021.
A en croire les informations de Calciomercato .com, Chelsea ainsi que le FC Valence s'intéressent fortement à Atal. Et le jeune manager aurait déjà une idée pour renforcer son couloir droit, en la personne de Youcef Atal (23 ans).
The FDA regulates e-cigarettes and has authority to ban vaping flavors, but has resisted calls to take that step. No cases of the acute lung illness associated with e-cigarette use have been reported in Canada.
PSG : 2e effectif le plus cher d'Europe !
Rassembler tous les Citizens qui évoluent cette saison dans le nord de l'Angleterre a coûté précisément 1014 millions d'euros. Pour la première fois dans l'histoire du football, un club a dépassé ce cap.
WTO top court backs Japan in case against S.Korea duties
If Japan refuses the consultations or if the talks fail, South Korea could request a WTO panel ruling on the dispute. Seoul says Japan violated global trade rules when it tightened controls on shipments of three types of materials.
Serena says her poor effort ´inexcusable´ in US Open final
I know they can't always travel. "SHE THE CHAMP!" tweeted the Raptors, alongside a jersey with Andreescu's name on the back. It was 5-1 Andreescu, and with the match on Andreescu's racquet, Williams hit a victor to save one championship point.