in ,

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

Indian Express – By:
PTI | New Delhi | Published: May 18, 2018 12:37:04 The move by many has been perceived by many as India’s win at all costs strategy.


  • (Source: File)The Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai on Thursday 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.”
  • “It’s a little bit selfish from India’s point of view because we need to revitalise Test cricket,” Waugh said on Australia’s Big Sports Breakfast radio show.

Read more…

What do you think?

Written by Cric Editor

PCB to serve show-cause notice to Hafeez over ‘ill-conceived’ remarks

Joe Root ready for ‘more responsibility’ with return to England No 3 spot