Day Night Test Cricket
Cricket  /  Published 18.03.22

Pink-ball Tests: Early finishes stump purpose

The argument behind holding Tests in the evening followed the popularity of ODIs and T20s whereby more spectators could turn up after finishing their daily routine...
By Indranil Majumdar

Sports  /  Published 04.03.21

Kohli’s advice: Learn to defend, don’t crib

India too may have their way with the Motera pitch for the fourth and final Test unlikely to be anything different from what it was in the previous game...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 01.03.21

Lyon teams up with Ashwin, slams critics

Several former England players questioned the suitability of the pitch after 30 wickets fell in five sessions in what was the shortest completed match since 1935...
By Reuters in Sydney

Sports  /  Published 26.02.21

Straight ball of spin twins too hot to handle

Amid all the jubilation for India, however, they too may need to introspect about their batting...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 25.02.21

Charge of spinners puts India on top

Axar Patel’s clever bowling, coupled with timid and clueless English batsmen, helped the hosts bundle out the visitors for a paltry 112...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta


Sports  /  Published 22.02.21

Turner to press home advantage

England may bank on their overall experience with the pink ball, having played more matches than India...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 20.02.21

Dilemma over Motera pitch for pink ball Test

Both the remaining matches will be played on tracks that will offer more turn and aid spinners as the hosts eye a World Test Championship final berth...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 17.12.20

Tim Paine feels upbeat

The Aussies seriously hope Mitchell Starc, who had a tough time in the ODI series earlier, finds his form...
By Sayak Banerjee

Sports  /  Published 17.12.20

Here’s our XI, Australia, what’s yours?

The uncertainty over Steve Smith’s participation has been blown away by his extensive net session on Wednesday and that is good news for the hosts...
By Indranil Majumdar

Sports  /  Published 14.12.20

Kuldeep Yadav bats for spinners

The match beginning on Thursday in Adelaide will be India’s first Day-Night Test overseas...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


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