Day-night Test

India open to play pink-ball Test against Australia, says Virat Kohli

In November 2019, India became the ninth country in the world to play Day-Night Test when they battled it out in the second match against Bangladesh under-lights with a pink ball at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

Jan 13, 2020, 16:06 PM IST

D/N Test: Pakistan on verge of series defeat against Australia

Opener Shan Masood and Asad Shafiq were batting on 14 and 8, respectively, with Pakistan reeling at 39/3 in the second innings with six sessions of play still remaining in the day-night Test.

Dec 01, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

Tickets of Day 4 and Day 5 of Day-Night Test to be refunded: CAB

The second Test match between India and Bangladesh got over in the early hours of the first session on Day 3 on Sunday.

Nov 25, 2019, 17:16 PM IST

Sanjay Manjrekar receives backlash for on-air argument with Harsha Bhogle over pink ball visibility

Former cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar has received a backlash on social media after he got involved in a minor argument while on air with fellow commentator Harsha Bhogle during the third day of India's first-ever day-night pink ball Test against Bangladesh at Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Sunday. 

Nov 25, 2019, 11:51 AM IST

We need to prepare better mentally ahead of 2020 season, admits Mominul Haque

Bangladesh skipper Mominul Haque said here on Sunday that his team needed to work on its mental strength ahead of the long Test season next year.

Nov 24, 2019, 20:12 PM IST

Cricket fraternity lauds Virat Kohli and company on winning Pink Ball Test

The cricket fraternity on Sunday came in unison to laud Indian skipper Virat Kohli and boys for clinching a crushing win by an innings and 46 runs in their first-ever day-night pink ball Test against Bangladesh and completing a two-match series whitewash at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. 

Nov 24, 2019, 18:04 PM IST

Virat Kohli reveals Sachin Tendulkar's input behind maiden pink ball ton

This was India's 12th consecutive home series victory as they also became the first team ever to complete four successive innings victories in the five-day format.

Nov 24, 2019, 16:27 PM IST

ICC World Test Championships, Points Table: India consolidate top position after Pink Ball Test win

India have further consolidated their position at the top of the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Test Championship, reaching 360 points after completing a 2-0 series whitewash against Bangladesh.

Nov 24, 2019, 15:21 PM IST

India claim innings win over Bangladesh in Pink Ball Test, complete 2-0 series whitewash

India registered their seventh straight Test win and became the first side ever to complete four successive innings wins in Test cricket.

Nov 24, 2019, 14:30 PM IST

India vs Bangladesh, Pink Ball Test Day 3: As it happened

 The win also saw India become the first team ever to complete four successive innings wins in Test cricket

Nov 24, 2019, 12:41 PM IST

Day-Night Test, Day 2: Mushfiqur Rahim delays inevitable after Virat Kohli-Ishant Sharma show

Mushfiqur Rahim scored a gritty unbeaten 59 to share the limelight with centurion Virat Kohli as Bangladesh kept India's series sweep celebrations on ice and ended Day 2 on 152/6 in the second Test at Eden Gardens on Saturday.

Nov 23, 2019, 21:10 PM IST

Virat Kohli-Ajinkya Rahane achieve another feat in Test cricket

India skipper Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane achieved another feat on Saturday with their 99-run stand against Bangladesh in the historic Day-Night Test at the iconic Eden Gardens here.

Nov 23, 2019, 20:51 PM IST

Virat Kohli becomes 1st India batsman to score ton in Pink Ball Test

Indian skipper Virat Kohli on Saturday became the first batsman from the country to score a century in the pink ball Test when he notched up his 27th ton on the second day of the iconic day-night match against Bangladesh at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. 

Nov 23, 2019, 20:19 PM IST

Shane Warne calls for India-Australia pink ball Test in Adelaide next year

Former Australian spinner Shane Warne has expressed his desire to see India playing a day-night pink ball Test match against Australia in Adelaide next year. 

Nov 23, 2019, 17:30 PM IST

India vs Bangladesh, Pink Ball Test Day 2: Live Updates

Skipper Virat Kohli smashed his 27th Test century as India reached 289 for four in their first innings against Bangladesh on the second day of the iconic Day-Night pink ball match at Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Saturday. 

Nov 23, 2019, 12:42 PM IST

Day-Night Test: Liton Das taken for CT scan after concussion scare

Mehidy Hasan replaced Liton as concussion substitute as Bangladesh were bowled out for just 106 inside three hours. Liton was on 15 when he was hit by a rising Shami delivery.

Nov 22, 2019, 20:53 PM IST

Wriddhiman Saha becomes 5th Indian wicket-keeper to affect 100 dismissals in Tests

Wriddhiman Saha on Friday became the fifth Indian wicket-keeper to affect 100 dismissals in the longest format of the game.

Nov 22, 2019, 18:31 PM IST

Pink Ball Test Day 1: Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara help India reach 174/3 at stumps

Indian skipper Virat Kohli and batsman Cheteshwar Pujara smashed half-centuries each as India reached 174 for three at stumps on the opening day of historic Day-Night pink ball match at Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Friday. 

Nov 22, 2019, 12:20 PM IST

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina arrives in Kolkata to inaugurate first day-night Test, to holds talks with Mamata Banerjee too

Sheikh Hasina is visiting Kolkata on the request of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. She was received at the airport by BCCI president Sourav Ganguly. 

Nov 22, 2019, 12:12 PM IST