Bad Light

  • The Ashes: Fortune smiles on England as weather hits third Test August 5, 2013

    Manchester: England moved to the cusp of a third straight series win over Ashes rival Australia - and it has the inclement Manchester weather to thank. Australia built a lead of 331 runs on Sunday and were weighing up when to declare their second innings when bad light stopped play 37...
  • Australia want review of bad light rule December 4, 2011

    Brisbane: The Australian team wants a review of the bad light rule after early stumps were called in apparently reasonable conditions on the first two days of their ongoing Test against New Zealand due on plea of bad light. A similar incident happened in their Johannesburg Test against South Africa. Hours...
  • India, WI back use of floodlights in Tests November 15, 2011

    Kolkata: With bad light robbing the teams off an hour and nine minutes of play on the second day of the second Test at the Eden Gardens, both the Indian and West Indian players have vouched for the use of floodlights in the longer version of the game if necessary. Former...