The tourists pad up for the first of a three-Test series in Perth with no warm-up games and in forecast 40 Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) heat.
10 Dec 2019 12:19 PM
The first Test between Australia and New Zealand will begin from December 12 at Perth Stadium, one of Australia's newest Test centres.
09 Dec 2019 2:38 PM
India became the last major cricket nation to embrace day-night tests when they hosted neighbours Bangladesh in front of a sellout crowd.
03 Dec 2019 11:46 AM
Former Pakistani all-rounder Mudassar Nazar opines that the problem can only persist with the colour blind cricketers.
28 Nov 2019 2:02 PM
Skipper Virat Kohli has been all praise for his pacemen and said workload management was the key to keeping them in top shape.
25 Nov 2019 5:00 PM
All of them thanked their captain and BCCI president Sourav Ganguly for bringing them together.
22 Nov 2019 5:36 PM
The game is just 12th Day/Night game since the format was rolled out in 2015 during an Australia-New Zealand series.
22 Nov 2019 1:20 PM
Score as of over 46.0: IND -174/3; Virat Kohli (59), Ajinkya Rahane (23)
22 Nov 2019 12:38 PM
Earlier in the day, Indian skipper Virat Kohli also expressed his excitement over the pink-ball Test and called it a 'big occasion'.
22 Nov 2019 11:15 AM
The West Bengal-based sweets are known as Sandesh.
22 Nov 2019 10:34 AM
During the pre-match press conference, Kohli compared the buzz for the day-night Test to the T20 World Cup match against Pakistan in 2016.
21 Nov 2019 5:54 PM
New BCCI president convinced BCB to play a pink ball Test, leaving no provision for a warm-up game.
21 Nov 2019 5:44 PM
He also said that waking up to see Test cricket takes one back to their childhood.
21 Nov 2019 5:35 PM
This is being done as the Test match will be played with a pink ball unlike the red ball used traditionally.
21 Nov 2019 4:17 PM
Raina said that the batsmen will have their task cut out as the pink-ball will help the bowlers.
21 Nov 2019 3:58 PM
India and Bangladesh will play their first-ever Day/Night Test at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata beginning on Friday.
21 Nov 2019 3:49 PM
Bangladesh have four-seamers in their current line-up and they will play a crucial role for the team in the second Test.
21 Nov 2019 1:19 PM
It took India a new BCCI regime under maverick former captain Sourav Ganguly to take the pink ball plunge.
21 Nov 2019 12:44 PM
As many as six people were arrested during the drive and 38 tickets were seized from their possession.
21 Nov 2019 11:53 AM
According to Dravid, providing spectators with basic things like toilets, seating, and car parking can play make Test cricket popular.
21 Nov 2019 11:35 AM