Sportskeeda – No Day/Night Tests till our players are ready: CoA chief Rai

News 17 May 2018, 22:10 IST

New Delhi, May 17 (PTI) The Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai today firmly backed the Indian cricket team’s decision of not playing Day/Night pink ball Test against Australia during the upcoming tour Down Under at the end of the year.

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  • No Day/Night Tests till our players are ready: CoA chief RaiNews 17 May 2018, 22:10 IST New Delhi, May 17 (PTI) The Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai today firmly backed the Indian cricket team’s decision of not playing Day/Night pink ball Test against Australia during the upcoming tour Down Under at the end of the year.
  • 30 years back they said India play Test matches only to draw but they don’t say that anymore,” Rai said at historian Boria Majumdar’s book launch in Delhi.
  • The former CAG said that India will play day-night Tests only when the players are ready.
  • “Till the time Indian players say that they are ready to play day-night matches there will be no day-night matches that India will play.”
  • As he was speaking at cricket historian Boria Majumdar’s book launch, Rai said: “BCCI had done tremendous work in terms of building infrastructure.

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