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India not behind players' boycott of Pakistan: Sri Lanka


Sri Lanka minister Harin Fernando has rejected claims made by Pakistan Minister Fawad Hussain Chaudhry that India forced the players of the island nation to opt out of their upcoming tour against the Men in Green.

  • In 2009, Sri Lankan cricketers' team bus was attacked by terrorists.
  • Sri Lanka never toured Pakistan following the attack.
  • Fernando said that 10 players have opted out of the tour "purely" based on the 2009 incident.

NEW DELHI: Sri Lanka minister Harin Fernando has rejected claims made by Pakistan Minister Fawad Hussain Chaudhry that India forced the players of the island nation to opt ...


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