A BATTING WITH BIMAL BREAKING REPORT: Day-night Tests closer to becoming a reality after ICC give green light

Day-night Test matches are set to be the future of the longer format

The idea of day-night Test matches has been floating around for nearly a couple of years now, and recently the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced that they would be giving member nations the green light to host day-night Tests.

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A BATTING WITH BIMAL BREAKING REPORT: Matthew Wade reveals international workload is not a problem for him

Wade is ready to take on the challenges that arise during the South Africa series

After being named as the wicketkeeper for the first Test against South Africa ahead of veteran Brad Haddin, Matthew Wade has revealed that the workload of being the national team’s keeper for all three formats is not too much for him to handle.

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A BATTING WITH BIMAL BREAKING REPORT: Matthew Wade in elation and Brad Haddin in dejection as Australia squad for first Test against South Africa announced

Wade will be under a lot of pressure to perform with both the bat and gloves

Australia wicketkeeper Matthew Wade may as well have been jumping in the air and thanking his lucky stars, while veteran Brad Haddin could be looking at the end of his international career after Australia’s squad for the first Test against South Africa at Brisbane on November 9 was announced.

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A BATTING WITH BIMAL BREAKING REPORT: There is no way I am going to be intimidated by the South Africans, says Nathan Lyon

Lyon is looking forward to the prospect of picking up a lot of wickets during the series

Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon has announced that he will not be intimidated by the South African batting lineup or bowling attack ahead of their three-Test series, which starts on November 9 in Brisbane.

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A BATTING WITH BIMAL BREAKING REPORT: What is Ricky Ponting’s best and worst moment as Australia captain?

Ponting felt absolutely dejected when watching his arch-rivals lift the Ashes urn in 2005

Veteran Australia batsman Ricky Ponting has revealed his greatest and worst moment as captain of the national team in an exclusive interview with cricketing legend Ian Chappell.

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A BATTING WITH BIMAL BREAKING REPORT: I would rather walk away than be dropped, admits Ricky Ponting

Ponting is keen to make the most out of the time he has left

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting knows that his days as an international cricketer are numbered, and he admitted that he would rather walk away then being dropped from the national team by the selectors.

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