India v England: Jack Leach says media discuss pitches more than players

Credit: BBC Sport- Published on March 1, 2021
England's Jack Leach agrees with India spinner Ravichandran Ashwin's comments that "we need to get over" the debate over pitches.

Video credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO
Published on March 3, 2021 -  01:26
Virat Kohli: England's defeat down to 'bizarre' display of batting, not pitch
India captain Virat Kohli has reacted angrily to ongoing debates around the pitch in Ahmedabad, blaming Englandโ€™s two-day defeat in the third Test solely on โ€œa bizarre display of battingโ€.Kohli has overseen two successive thumping victories on big-spinning surfaces since England took the series opener in gentler conditions in Chennai, concluding in a two-day finish last week.There has been no shortage of critique around the pitches, though much of the argument has settled along partisan lines, with most of the disapproval coming from outside India and the case for the defence coming from within the home camp.

You are here

๐Ÿ’ก newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

England cricket team

Sports team
England all-rounders Sam Curran and Moeen Ali both play key roles as Chennai Super Kings beat Rajasthan Royals by 45 runs in the Indian Premier League.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 2 days ago

Josh de Caires, the son of former England captain Michael Atherton, discusses pressure, international ambitions and being a "stubborn" batsman.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 2 days ago

England all-rounder Ben Stokes will be out for up to 12 weeks after it was determined he would need surgery on a fractured finger.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 5 days ago

England all-rounder Ben Stokes is named Wisden's leading cricketer in the world for the second year in a row.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 6 days ago

England all-rounder Ben Stokes is out of the Indian Premier League with a broken finger, his Rajasthan Royals team say.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 1 week ago

Related videos from verified sources

INDvsENG: Rohit Sharma, Shreyas Iyer injury update, Shreyas may not play IPL | Oneindia News 01:30
Credit: Oneindia - Published on March 24, 2021 

IND vs ENG T20 | Team India to dish out X-Factor batsmen in T20s 02:56
Credit: IANS INDIA - Published on March 12, 2021 

Root: We must find way of scoring runs on difficult wickets 00:45
Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO - Published on February 25, 2021 

You might like