The Bangladesh Cricket Board, on Tuesday, refused to participate in the proposed Day-Night Test match in Pakistan.
The BCB's Chief Executive Nizamuddin Chowdhury revealed the team management is not ready to take up the pink ball challenge with minimal preparation time.
Earlier, the Pakistan Cricket Board had has expressed its desire to host a Day-Night Test in Karachi.
Not ready to play Day-Night Test at the moment: BCB
"We have spoken with our team management and they are not ready to play Day-Night Test at the moment due to lack of preparation," said Chowdhury. He added, "Taking everything into consideration we have decided not to play Day-Night Test match in Pakistan."
The tour so far
Bangladesh's first tour of Pakistan since 2008
This is the first time Bangladesh are touring Pakistan in 12 years. Their last international assignment was a five-match ODI series, followed by the Asia Cup in 2008.