Gautam Gambhir not in foster of pink-ball Tests, feels experiments should be limited to T20s

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Greater Noida: Former India opener Gautam Gambhir on Wednesday called himself a “traditionalist” who loves a red round and day diversion for longer format and pronounced any investigation should be carried out usually in T20 cricket.

File print of Gautam Gambhir . PTIFile print of Gautam Gambhir . PTI

File print of Gautam Gambhir . PTI

“I am a conventionalist who loves to play a diversion in a aged way. It is my personal opinion though we consider all these changes and investigation should be carried out in T20 cricket only. The five-day matches and Tests should be played with a red ball. At slightest that’s a approach we feel about it,” Gambhir told reporters after a Duleep Trophy final in Greater Noida on Wednesday.

Despite carrying a good contest with 356 runs from 5 innings during an normal of 71.20, Gambhir feels that there are issues with pinkish round underneath lights.

“I totally determine with what (Cheteshwar) Pujara pronounced currently during a display ceremony. Under lights it is a opposite diversion and it is always formidable to collect adult a wrist spinners and googly bowlers.”

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