Sourav Ganguly stated it is “too early” to touch upon the ICC’s proposal to make four-day Tests obligatory. © AFP
The International Cricket Council’s (ICC) cricket committee will formally contemplate trimming Tests to 4 days from 5 for the 2023-2031 cycle.
The ICC desirous to stage extra world occasions, the BCCI’s calls for for an expanded bilateral calendar, proliferation of T20 leagues around the globe and price of internet hosting a five-day sport are a number of the elements contributing to the necessity for a four-day sport.
A four-day Test shouldn’t be a brand new idea with the final one performed between England and Ireland earlier this 12 months. South Africa and Zimbabwe too performed one in 2017.
Ganguly additionally gave no replace on the formation of the Cricket Advisory Committee, which is meant to nominate the nationwide selectors.