CA to Ask BCCI to Play Two Day-Night Tests in India Tour of Australia: Report

Cricket Australia are all set to ask the Board of Management for Cricket in India about the opportunity of enjoying as much as two day-night Checks throughout India’s tour of Australia early 2021.

In response to a report in ESPNcricinfo, a delegation of CA officers led by chairman Earl Eddings can have talks with BCCI officers in January 2020, when Australia tour India for a limited-overs collection.

“Pleasingly they’ve performed their first day-night Check and gained simply. Now they have via that it would give them the precise build-up to it over right here. I’ve acquired little doubt they’re going to take into account enjoying one and perhaps much more day-night Check matches. However that is down the monitor to once we meet up with them in January,” Eddings informed ESPNcricinfo whereas hoping the 2 nations play five-Check collection in future.

India lately performed their first day-night Check, beating Bangladesh in slightly over two days at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. After the sport, captain Virat Kohli had stated he’d be open to enjoying day-night Checks in Australia, offered they’ve sufficient preparation.

“I feel practise recreation earlier than that and sufficient time to arrange — we’re open to doing something,” Kohli had informed reporters when requested if India would play one in Australia subsequent 12 months.

“You may’t simply play it on a brief discover, like I discussed final time. If there’s time to arrange, we’re open to take up Check cricket in any method.”

Earlier, Australia captain Tim Paine remarked in jest, after defeating Pakistan by an innings and 5 runs, that he’d test if Kohli was in temper and ask him about enjoying a Pink Ball Check in Australia.

“We’ll ask Virat and see if we will get his permission to play right here (Brisbane) and perhaps even get a day-night Check if he’s in temper. We’ll wait and see.

“We’ll actually strive however we’ll need to run that by Virat (Kohli). We’ll get a solution from him at some stage I’m certain.”


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