Dharamshala Loss is Kolkata’s Gain India vs Pakistan T20 World Cup 2016 Venue Changed Full Details :- Addressing a joint press conference at Delhi on Wednesday 9 March 2016 ICC chief executive David Richardson and tournament director Dr MV Sridhar told media that the venue of much hyped India Pakistan match of T20 World Cup 2016 has now been shifted from Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamshala to Eden Gardens which is located in Kolkata.
The developement took place after the controversial statement of Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh in which he said that their government cannot provide that adequate security for the coming India Pakistan clash at ICC event and that too keeping in mind the kind of threats extremist organizations are giving to ruin this match.
But now everything is sorted out as the venue has been shifted to Eden Gardens and now its all up to PCB when they will give green signal to their players to depart for India as currently their is no confirmation on that has been made by the board.
A PCB official close to the situation said that although Kolkata has been proposed as a new venue, the end decision lies with the Pakistan government but after the ICC announcement the Pakistan team is expected to board a plane bound for India at the earliest opportunity.
Well we can only say that Dharamshala’s loss is Kolkata’s gain in the end
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