Sify – [Australia], May 16 (ANI): Former Test batsman Mark Waugh has dubbed India’s decision to not play day-night match against Australia as `selfish` while adding that their move is holding back the future of the game.

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  • [Australia], May 16 (ANI): Former Test batsman Mark Waugh has dubbed India’s decision to not play day-night match against Australia as `selfish` while adding that their move is holding back the future of the game.
  • Earlier this month, Cricket Australia had confirmed that India would not play a day-night Test in Adelaide during their upcoming tour to Australia later this year.
  • Australia had been trying to convince the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to play the opening match of their Test series at the Adelaide Oval under lights, but the visitors had eventually refused for a day-night affair.
  • “So it’s really only Australia, India and England where Test cricket is alive and well.
  • Australia are slated to play three-match T20I series against India from November 21 to November 25 followed by their Test series for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy in Adelaide, commencing from December 6.


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