Updated : 1 month, 1 week ago IST
London [UK], Jan 14 (ANI): Amid talks over four-day Tests, Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) on Tuesday backed five days Test matches although it added that there are some benefits of a four-day Test.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 13 (ANI): Former India batsman Virender Sehwag opposed the idea of four-day Test saying that the longest format of the game should not be shortened.
Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 9 (ANI): India spinners Kuldeep Yadav on Thursday opposed the idea of four-day Test cricket saying that he does not want any tinkering with the 'classic' five-day Test.
New Delhi [India], Jan 8 (ANI): The four-day Test will be discussed in the upcoming meeting of the International Cricket Council (ICC), scheduled to take place in March.
New Delhi [India], Jan 8 (ANI): As England and South Africa battled it out on the fifth and final day of the second Test, former cricketer Ian Botham lashed out at ICC's idea of four-day Tests, and said that the cricketing body should not look to change how the format is played.
Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 6 (ANI): Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar has opposed the idea of playing a four-day Test and called it a "rubbish".
Melbourne [Australia], Jan 5 (ANI): Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has opposed the idea of four-day Test matches, saying that it will lead to more games ending in a draw.
Guwahati (Assam) [India], Jan 4 (ANI): Indian captain Virat Kohli on Saturday said that he is not a fan of four-day Tests and the longest format of the game should not be tinkered much.
London [UK], Dec 31 (ANI): England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) spokesperson has said that they support the concept of four-day Test.
London [UK], Dec 31 (ANI): Four-day Tests could become a regular feature as part of the 2023 World Test Championship as the International Cricket Council's (ICC) cricket committee is likely to deliberate upon the change next year.
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
Dubai [UAE], July 18 (ANI): After giving opening batsman Jason Roy his debut call-up to England's Test side, national selector Ed Smith lauded the player, saying there has never been any doubt on Roy's talent.
Updated : 2 years, 2 months ago IST
Johannesburg [South Africa], Dec 25 (ANI): South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis is doubtful for the inaugural four-day Test against Zimbabwe after picking up a viral infection in the week leading up to the game.