Pitch report Breaked the hearts teams and cricket fans:
The India vs England women’s Test match has been going to start at Bristol ground shortly, But the pitch report came before the start of this test match. Breaking the hearts of both women teams as well as the cricket fans. This type of problem is very rarely heard and seen at the international level. The problem in India vs England women’s Test match is that the pitch used for this match is an old pitch not new, a T20 match has been already played on the pitch. The England Cricket Board (ECB) has realized their mistake and officially apologized for the issue.
T20 Blast match has been played on pitch 5 days ago:
We all know that This is the first returning test match for the Indian team after a long gap of 7 years. 5 days ago T20 Blast match has been played between Gloucestershire and Sussex on this pitch. Captain of England women’s team Heather Knight has expressed her deep displeasure over this matter, while Mithali Raj, the Indian captain, remains silent. Also read – Latest IPL 2021 News, BCCI to Resume the IPL 2021 Matches on September 18, at UAE, Check full Details.
The England Cricket Board (ECB) Apologized:
The England Cricket Board (ECB) later apologized for their mistake and said, ‘A 37 overs were played on the pitch against India. England women deserve a new wicket and we are sorry that we were cannot provide it in this instance, We are all disappointed.
Heather Knight and Mithali Raj about the incident:
On this Friday a match between Sussex and Gloucestershire was played on this pitch, in which Sussex has won by 5 wickets. The captain of England women’s cricket team Heather Knight has said that it is not a better option to play on an already used pitch.
And the Indian captain Mithali Raj given a direct response to this matter and said, ‘We have come all the way here to play a match and thought, Whatever may be the result, we will try our best to get a better result’ She also said that, ‘Whether it is a used pitch or a new pitch as a player, and as a captain for the team I definitely want my team to get a good result and for that it is important to make our strategy accordingly. Also read – 16 Years Old Commits Suicide For Not Buying Puppy In Visakhapatnam.