Test match

Test match in some sports refers to a sporting contest between national representative teams and may refer to:

  • Test cricket
  • Test match (rugby union)
  • Test match (rugby league)
  • Test match (association football)
  • Test Series - a series of Test matches between two countries, with all matches in the series taking place in the same country (the host)
  • Test Match (board game), cricket-themed board game
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    Rani Mukerji to present message of 'Mardaani 2' during India-Bangladesh test match

    Deccan Chronicle 22 Nov 2019
    Given that she will be in the city of joy on the same day as the inaugural Pink Ball Test Match, it also gives a big opportunity to the makers to disseminate the film's message. "Rani will be at Eden Gardens when India takes on Bangladesh for the first test match to be played with the pink ball....
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    TAM Sports celebrates India’s first Pink Ball Test Match by turning pink

    Yahoo Daily News 22 Nov 2019
    TAM Sports, the sports research division of TAM Media Research will turn pink from Friday afternoon in honour of the debut Pink Ball Test Match between India and Bangladesh in Kolkata. "In a salute to the innovative spirit of cricket as a sport, TAM Sports is turning pink during the 5 days of the first Pink Ball Test Match ... ....
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    India, Bangladesh pink ball Test at Eden Gardens: Here is all you need to know

    Yahoo Daily News 22 Nov 2019
    When will the India vs Bangladesh pink ball test match begin? ... What was the need for day-night Test matches?. The idea of day-night Test matches was initially mooted in the late 2000s due to low turnout and dwindling viewership for Test matches ... The SG red ball, which is used for day Test matches, costs about Rs 1,300....
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    India vs Bangladesh: Why Day-Night Tests can be a game changer for cricket in India

    Yahoo Daily News 22 Nov 2019
    The excitement level among fans in India for Test matches in the pre-2000 era was immense ... But fans have been reluctant to come to stadiums in the past decade and watch Test match cricket in India ... Test matches run for five days and people don’t have time to watch a game for so long....
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    IND vs BAN: Mominul Haque wants practice match before pink-ball Test

    Mid Day 22 Nov 2019
    Kohli said he wants practice games ahead of Day/Night Test matches abroad, suggesting that could be a condition if India is to play in Australia next year ... Mominul said the atmosphere at the Eden Gardens which has gala plans for the test match and is expected to be full for the first four days....
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    Explained: What is pink ball cricket?

    Yahoo Daily News 22 Nov 2019
    India will play its first pink-ball, day-night Test match against Bangladesh at Eden Gardens on Friday (November 22) ... But this emphasis on maintaining the pinkness of the ball also slows its aging, which takes away from the intrigue of a Test match ... a Test match in the evening?....
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    Australia vs Pakistan Live Cricket Score and Updates: AUS vs PAK Live Cricket Score, 1st Test match, Day 2 Live cricket score at Brisbane Cricket Ground (Woolloongabba), Brisbane

    Cricket Country 22 Nov 2019
    5.44 AM IST. 2.4 Shaheen Afridi to Joe Burns, 1 run, Length ball on the pads this time, Burns tucks it wide of the short mid-wicket fielder and takes a run. 5.43 AM IST. 2.3 Shaheen Afridi to Joe Burns, FOUR, FOUR. 5.42 AM IST ... 5.41 AM IST ... 5.40 AM IST ... 5.39 AM IST ... 5.39 AM IST ... ....
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    Bangladesh PM to visit India for Eden match

    Indian Express 22 Nov 2019
    Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will be present for the opening day’s play of India’s maiden day-night Test cricket match in Kolkata on Friday, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Thursday. India is taking on Bangladesh in its first ever pink-ball Test match at the Eden Gardens stadium....
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    Kohli hopes day-night Test is ‘one-off’

    The News International 22 Nov 2019
    Skipper Virat Kohli said Thursday he welcomed the “buzz” around India’s grand day-night Test debut but said pink-ball matches should not become a regular occurrence ... Skipper Virat Kohli said Thursday he welcomed the “buzz” around India’s grand day-night Test debut but said pink-ball matches should not become a regular occurrence....
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    Kohli hopes Kolkata day-night Test is one-off affair

    Dawn 22 Nov 2019
    Skipper Virat Kohli said on Thursday he welcomed the ‘buzz’ around India’s grand day-night Test debut but said pink-ball matches should not become a regular occurrence ... “The entertainment of Test cricket lies in the fact that the batsman is trying to survive a session and the bowler trying to get a batsman out.” ... Match referee....
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    India vs Bangladesh: Can't have Tests just for entertainment, says Virat Kohli

    The Times of India 22 Nov 2019
    Is day-night cricket the future for Tests? India skipper Virat Kohli does not think so ... Kohli has always maintained that Test match is the ultimate form of cricket, and refused to accept it is on the wane ... Attendances in Test matches are gradually declining and innovations like day-night action with pink ball are required to keep it alive....
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