Addressing Parliament during the budget 2024 debate, Wickremesinghe expressed a reluctance to take sides on cricket-related matters and called for a collective effort to solve the existing problems.
Should the decision continue till January 2024, it will affect the U19 World Cup as well as the future tours programme of the men's and women's teams
Ranasinghe publicly demanded the entire board's resignations after Sri Lanka's 302-run World Cup thrashing by hosts India last week.
Given the heightened security the Pakistan team has been provided ever since they landed in the city on August 27, training sessions at the Gymkhana Ground may complicate things.
Sri Lanka capitalized on Pakistan's deleted bowling attack after key fast bowlers Naseem Shah and Haris Rauf were ruled out due to injuries.