Saturday, March 3, 2012

Terrorist attacks on Sri Lank Team

After the incident of Munich Massacre of Israeli athletes by Palestinian militants (1972), the attack on national sports team on March 03 2009 is the second largest one. In this attack twelve gunmen has rushed into the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore and killed eight Pakistanis beside wounded seven visiting players along their assistant coach.

When the driver tried to save the referee and umpires by taking the members in a minivan but they has also fired them and killed the driver too in cruel manner.

So, by this attack the 2011 world cup hosting rights are been cancelled and suspended international cricket in this country. It is forced to play home series in England, New Zealand and the United Arab Emirates



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