Work on at frantic pace at Windies` warm-up venue

With the outfield still soggy, the ground staff worked at frantic pace Tuesday to ready the Jadavpur University Ground for the visiting West Indies` three-day warm-up match against Uttar Pradesh beginning Thursday.

Ganguly bats for result-oriented pitches

The flat pitches at Eden Gardens and Jadavpur University ground, venues that had hosted Bengal`s high-scoring Ranji matches against Gujarat and MP this season, have come in for criticism from former India skipper Sourav Ganguly who has called for result-oriented wickets.