BCCI requests BCB to play a day-night Check at Eden Gardens


Apparently, each India and Bangladesh had stated no to the supply of enjoying D/N Checks, made by Australia and New Zealand prior to now.

Eden Gardens
Eden Gardens. (Picture Supply: Kuntal Chakrabarty/IANS)

The just lately concluded Check collection between India and South Africa noticed the hosts dominate the proceedings with ruthless precision and relentlessness. However virtually everything of the matches have been performed in near-empty stadiums, prompting nation-wide debates as to what must be achieved to convey the group again to Check cricket.

Skipper Virat Kohli had urged the 5 conventional Check facilities to draw the followers whereas the opposite discussions which have been doing the rounds are whether or not Day/Evening Check cricket is the long run? In what comes as a major improvement, the Bangladesh Cricket Board has confirmed that the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) has requested them to play a day-night Check throughout the upcoming tour of India and they’ll reply after consulting their gamers and the staff administration.

“They’ve proposed us and we’ll allow them to know after pondering some time. We acquired the letter two or three days (in the past) and we’ll take a choice on this regard. We now have not mentioned about it. We are going to allow them to find out about our resolution inside one or two days,” Khan was quoted as saying by Cricbuzz.

Apparently, the proposal comes after newly-appointed President of the BCCI, Sourav Ganguly spoke of his penchant in direction of Day/Evening Checks whereas additionally revealing that present skipper is ‘agreeable to it.’ Ganguly, whereas talking at his felicitation ceremony a couple of days again in Kolkata after having met Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma stated he’s “a giant believer of Day-Evening Checks” and that one thing shall be achieved about it.

“All of us are eager about this. We are going to do one thing about this. I’m a giant believer in day-night Checks. Kohli is agreeable to it. I see a number of stories in newspapers that he’s not, however that’s not true. The sport must go ahead and that’s the method ahead. Individuals ought to end work and are available to look at champions play. I don’t know when that can occur, however it can,” Ganguly stated as quoted by Cricbuzz.

BCCI requests; BCB to take a name quickly

In the meantime, the BCB chief government Nizamuddin Chowdhury stated they needed all their stakeholders on board earlier than taking the choice.

“At first we’ve got to take the consent of the gamers and members of the staff administration about it. It’s completely a technical matter [playing day-night Test from skill perspective] and we’ve got to think about that there’s preparation required to play a Check with a pink ball,” Chowdhury stated.

Apparently, each India and Bangladesh had stated no to the supply of enjoying D/N Checks, made by Australia and New Zealand prior to now, citing that they wanted to have practiced for a very long time earlier than adjusting to totally different circumstances.