Daily Pioneer – Stating that Day-Night Test is the future, former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Thursday said India have enough quality to tackle the pink ball, also hinting that sooner or later Virat Kohli and Co.

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  • Stating that Day-Night Test is the future, former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Thursday said India have enough quality to tackle the pink ball, also hinting that sooner or later Virat Kohli and Co.
  • India have reservations but that’s a long term future for test cricket,” Ganguly told reporters on the sidelines of health drink Complan launching a movement with him which aims to raise protein awareness across India.
  • “They (India) are a good side, they will win day-night test matches also.
  • The Indian team management headed by chief coach Ravi Shastri though had intimated the Committee of Administrators (CoA) that the team will take at least 18 months to prepare for the Day-Night Test.
  • Asked about Kohli choosing to skip India’s one-off Test against Afghanistan next month in order to play for English county side Surrey and prepare better for India’s long tour of England, Ganguly backed the right-hander saying a captain is always judged by his team’s displays on foreign soil and India will still win against the Afghans sans Kohli.


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