First day-night Test to be hosted by Eden Gardens in India

Kolkata: As per the information given by a senior Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) official, the first ever day-night Test to be played in India will be hosted by the Eden Gardens when India will take on New Zealand.

CAB official talking to media stated: “We had written to the BCCI and they have accepted our request. Eden Gardens will host the day-night Test against New Zealand. This is fantastic news.”

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New Zealand will play three Test matches and five One-Day Internationals and the venues for the Test matches are Indore, Kanpur and Kolkata.

The New Zealand series will be followed by five Test matches, three One-Day Internationals and three T20 Internationals against England.

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