Chairman PCB admits out of court WC settlement

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Ijaz Butt said that the matters of World Cup 2011 hosting would be settled next month.

Ijaz Butt told at the meeting of the Standing Committee for Sports in Islamabad that the matters with the International Cricket Council (ICC) are being settled out of the court but the case has not been withdrawn.

He said that the PCB has suggested the ICC to hold the Pakistanís share of matches at neutral venue.

Replying to a question, he said that it was not the responsibility of the PCB to provide security to Sri Lankan team.