09 Oct 2019
Here's what Bharat Arun said about pitch conditions in India
The second Test between India and South Africa would be under the scanner, especially regarding the pitch in Pune, as the opening Test at this venue, in 2017, saw it being rated poor by the ICC.
08 Oct 2019
Here's why Pune's pitch curator is under the scanner again
India are currently in the driver's seat following the win over South Africa in the opening Test of the three-match series in Visakhapatnam.
25 Oct 2017
Pitch-fixing scandal exposed ahead of 2nd Ind vs NZ ODI
An India Today sting operation unveiled a new cricketing scandal where the Pune cricket stadium pitch curator Pandurang Salgaonkar was caught, allowing reporters disguised as bookies to tamper with the pitch, ahead of the 2nd Ind-NZ ODI.
01 Mar 2017
Ajay Shirke demands CBI probe into Pune pitch fiasco
Sacked BCCI secretary Ajay Shirke has called for a CBI enquiry into the 'controversial' Pune pitch used for the first test between India and Australia.