23 Feb 2010

Australian cricketers undecided about Indian IPL

6:53 am on 23 February 2010

The Australian mens hockey team has arrived in India for the World Cup, but their leading cricketers are waiting for advice from their Players Association before committing themselves to the Indian Premier Cricket League.

Hockey Australia gave the Kookaburras tour its blessing after it was satisfied with the security arrangements in New Delhi.

An operational arm of Al-Qaeda last week made a threat to international sporting teams not to visit India.