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India ‘egocentric’ for refusing to play Day-Night Test

News 16 May 2018, 18:03 IST

Melbourne, May 16 (PTI) Australian batting nice Mark Waugh feels India have acted “selfishly” via refusing to play a Day-Night Test all through their excursion Down Under later this 12 months.

“It’s a little bit selfish from India’s point of view because we need to revitalise Test cricket,” Waugh used to be quoted as pronouncing via ‘Big Sports Breakfast’ display on a neighborhood radio station right here.

“Day-night Test cricket in some countries is going to be one of those ingredients that could transform Test cricket back to where it should be. So it’s really only Australia, India and England where Test cricket is alive and well. For me that’s a concern,” he stated additional.

Cricket Australia had attempted onerous to persuade the the BCCI to play a Day-Night Test on the Adelaide Oval however the tough Indian board became down the be offering pronouncing its group used to be no longer in a position for Pink-Ball cricket but.

Waugh, who will quickly step down as Australian group selector, does not perceive why India refused to play below lighting.

“Their group is lovely smartly suited to day-night cricket, they have were given a string of speedy bowlers, so they do not simply depend at the spinners, and their batsman are technically superb as smartly.

“So for the larger excellent of the sport, I’d have cherished to have noticed that as a day-night Test,” Waugh added.

CA CEO James Sutherland too had attempted to persuade the BCCI to play the Day-Night Test but even so pronouncing that the house group will have to have the proper to agenda suits “because it sees are compatible”

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