9 May 2011

Night test cricket on the cards again

1:04 pm on 9 May 2011

The prospect of floodlit Test cricket may come a step closer this week as the International Cricket Council meets at Lord's.

One of the main items on the agenda is whether sufficient progress has been made in day/night first-class matches to warrant a trial at the top level.

One of the main issues has been finding a suitable ball for the conditions and this year a new version, developed by Kookaburra, has been trialled.