West Indies' Brian Lara. (Pic: AFP)

West Indian batting legend Brian Lara shouldn’t be involved in regards to the period of Take a look at matches so long as they’re producing outcomes.

Lara, who holds the file for the best particular person rating in Exams (400 not out), additionally stated that the Day/Night time Exams had been an “attraction” however not the way in which ahead to popularise the longest format of the sport.

Requested about his tackle four-day or five-day Exams, Lara instructed PTI, “My solely (factor) from Take a look at cricket is that everybody that watches cricket is aware of the sport goes to finish in a end result, that in itself will peak in curiosity.”

“Whether it is 5 days, 4 days, it would not matter. If each sport goes to finish in a end result in a roundabout way or some kind, I believe the curiosity goes to be created on the primary day, on the final day, so long as folks know that,” added Lara, who has a staggering 11,953 Take a look at runs from 131 matches.

Lara, who’s main the West Indies Legends within the Street Security World Collection, spoke on the sidelines of a coaching session right here.

Iconic batsman Sachin Tendulkar and India skipper Virat Kohli have overtly come out in help of getting five-day Exams.

The trendy left-hander, additionally a former West Indies captain, harassed {that a} end result would hold folks’s curiosity within the longer format of the sport.

“You hearken to (an) American discuss, that’s one thing we hear all the time, you play for 5 days and generally you do not have a winner, that could possibly be just a little little bit of (a problem). A winner in each sport must be potential,” he added.

The BCCI final 12 months lastly embraced Day/Night time Exams, following which India performed Bangladesh in Kolkata.

“I believe it (Day/Night time Exams) is an attraction, however I do not suppose it’s a manner ahead (for) the sport. I do not suppose that is going to carry anyone again. I believe it (Take a look at cricket) is one thing that has gone away from couple of generations and we have to get it again from a really early age.

“Will be the ICC or Governing Physique is shifting in the direction of T20, could also be little bit much less involved about Take a look at cricket, however that’s their modus operandi and I’ve no clue. I simply know for me if you see a very good Take a look at match it is vitally particular,” he stated.


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