Day-Night Test Cricket

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Team India to play D/N Test in tour of Australia

16 Feb 2020

Team India to play D/N Test in tour of Australia

The Indian cricket team is set to tour Australia for a four-match Test series in end of this year.

Day-Night Test will boost the five-day format: Cheteshwar Pujara

24 Nov 2019

Day-Night Test will boost the five-day format: Cheteshwar Pujara

Middle-order Indian Test batsman Cheteshwar Pujara, who scored a half-century in the ongoing second Test (Day-Night) against Bangladesh in Kolkata, is all praise for the format.

India-Bangladesh Day-Night Test: Five people arrested for placing bets

24 Nov 2019

India-Bangladesh Day-Night Test: Five people arrested for placing bets

The ongoing second Test between hosts India and visitors Bangladesh has been hyped too much, owing to it being the first-ever Day-Night Test for the two nations.

A look at some records scripted in Day-Night Tests

20 Nov 2019

A look at some records scripted in Day-Night Tests

India are preparing for a history-making moment as they would be playing their first-ever Day-Night Test when they face Bangladesh at the iconic Eden Gardens in Kolkata, starting Friday.

Why Rahul Dravid feels Day-Night Tests are not enough?

20 Nov 2019

Why Rahul Dravid feels Day-Night Tests are not enough?

India are all set to make history by playing their first-ever Day-Night Test.

This is Shami's game plan for batsmen during Day-Night Test

19 Nov 2019

This is Shami's game plan for batsmen during Day-Night Test

The hype surrounding India's first-ever Day-Night Test does not seem to fade away, as history will be made on Friday against Bangladesh.

Indore Test: Here's what Team India did on Day 4

17 Nov 2019

Indore Test: Here's what Team India did on Day 4

Team India came up with an emphatic performance to tame visitors Bangladesh by an innings and 130 runs on Day 3 of the opening Test in Indore on Saturday.

Adam Gilchrist comes up with priceless advise for Rishabh Pant

06 Nov 2019

Adam Gilchrist comes up with priceless advise for Rishabh Pant

Young Indian wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant has been on the receiving end for his immature style of gameplay.

Kohli took three seconds to agree to Day-Night Test: Ganguly

03 Nov 2019

Kohli took three seconds to agree to Day-Night Test: Ganguly

Last month, India took a historic decision to play their first-ever Day-Night Test.

Reliving the history of Test cricket

02 Nov 2019

Reliving the history of Test cricket

Cricket is a game of glorious uncertainties.

#NewsBytesExplainer: What makes Day-Night Test special?

01 Nov 2019

#NewsBytesExplainer: What makes Day-Night Test special?

India and Bangladesh are set to play their maiden Day-Night Test, this month.

BCCI orders six dozen pink balls for Day-Night Test

30 Oct 2019

BCCI orders six dozen pink balls for Day-Night Test

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has asked manufacturer SG to deliver 72 pink balls by next week for India's first-ever Day-Night Test match against Bangladesh at the Eden Gardens.

Ex-BCCI chief curator makes suggestions for D/N Test at Eden

30 Oct 2019

Ex-BCCI chief curator makes suggestions for D/N Test at Eden

Former BCCI chief curator Daljit Singh on Wednesday proposed more grass on the pitch and lesser of the same than usual on the outfield for the historic Day-Night Test to be played at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

India to play first D/N Test next month: Details here

29 Oct 2019

India to play first D/N Test next month: Details here

In a historic development, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has accepted the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) request to play a Day-Night Test in India.

BCCI proposes Day-Night Test against Bangladesh in Kolkata, response awaited

28 Oct 2019

BCCI proposes Day-Night Test against Bangladesh in Kolkata, response awaited

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has proposed a Day-Night Test against Bangladesh during the upcoming tour starting November 3.

Is Kohli interested in playing Day-Night Tests? Ganguly drops hint

26 Oct 2019

Is Kohli interested in playing Day-Night Tests? Ganguly drops hint

India have remained the world champions in Test cricket, for quite some time now.

Will India play day-night Test against Bangladesh?

25 Oct 2019

Will India play day-night Test against Bangladesh?

India are a powerhouse in Test cricket and their current world number one ranking proves it.

We will deal with day-night Tests, says Sourav Ganguly

17 Oct 2019

We will deal with day-night Tests, says Sourav Ganguly

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president-elect and former India captain Sourav Ganguly said discussing the idea of Team India playing pink-ball cricket would definitely be on his top to-do list after he joins office.

Cricket Australia wants India to feature in D/N Tests

07 Dec 2018

Cricket Australia wants India to feature in D/N Tests

The Indian cricket team is yet to feature in a day-night Test match.

Kusal Perera discharged from hospital, will bat if needed

26 Jun 2018

Kusal Perera discharged from hospital, will bat if needed

Sri Lankan batsman Kusal Perera has been discharged from the hospital after he was declared to be 'out of danger'.

What did Mark Waugh say about India and BCCI?

16 May 2018

What did Mark Waugh say about India and BCCI?

Former Australian cricketer Mark Waugh has lashed out at the BCCI and the Indian cricket team for refusing to play the Day/Night Test match in Australia later this year.

Clarke says that India know D/N Tests don't suit them

10 May 2018

Clarke says that India know D/N Tests don't suit them

Cricket legend Michael Clarke has said that India's upcoming tour of Australia is their best chance to script their first-ever Test series win 'Down Under'.

BCCI makes U-turn about playing Day-Night Tests

21 Apr 2018

BCCI makes U-turn about playing Day-Night Tests

The BCCI has made a U-turn regarding playing Day-Night Tests in the near future.

Kohli unsure about playing Day and Night Tests

02 Apr 2018

Kohli unsure about playing Day and Night Tests

Indian captain Virat Kohli is unsure about playing a day and night Test against the West Indies later this year in the month of October.

Rajkot or Hyderabad likely venues for India's first Day/Night Test

18 Mar 2018

Rajkot or Hyderabad likely venues for India's first Day/Night Test

Team India is all set to play its first ever Day/Night Test, with Rajkot or Hyderabad likely to get the nod to host the game.

BCCI and CoA in a tussle over proposed Day/Night Test

23 Feb 2018

BCCI and CoA in a tussle over proposed Day/Night Test

The Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) head, Vinod Rai has come down hard on the BCCI's acting secretary, Amitabh Choudhary over proposing India vs West Indies day and night Test match in October.

Day-Night Test to make Caribbean debut

06 Feb 2018

Day-Night Test to make Caribbean debut

West Indies are all set to experiment with day and night Test cricket, as the Kensington Oval in Barbados will host the maiden day-night fixture to be played in the Caribbean Islands.

What factors make day-night Test matches unique?

05 Dec 2017

What factors make day-night Test matches unique?

Team India is the only major cricketing nation yet to play cricket in whites under the lights, reluctant to embrace the pink ball test.