Originally Posted by Jungle Jumbo
I can't understand why the media has decided to report South Africa's decision to withdraw on security grounds as a 'boycott'. Completely misleading. There's no moral principle involved, just a rational decision based on whether it is safe to go or not. If I was invited to go for a weekend break in Baghdad right now, I would say no - but I wouldn't be boycotting the place...
Theres a big difference between boycotting a place and boycotting a tournament. where does it say SA is boycotting pakistan? It clearly says SA is boycotting champions trophy which is right.