Ahmedabad: Veteran England fast bowler James Anderson believes that even though green grass is still visible on the newly prepared pitch of Sardar Patel Motera Stadium, he is confident that Day Night against India He will be cut before the start of the Test match.
The third Test match between India and England will be played under floodlights from Wednesday. Anderson believes Motera’s pitch will not be much different from the pitch of the second Test match played in Chepauk. England lost the second Test by 317 runs.
Grass will not be found on the pitch on match day
In a virtual press conference with British media, Anderson said, “There is grass on the pitch right now, but I am confident that when we get on the field to play the match, there will be no grass on the pitch.” So we have to wait. As a fast bowler, we have to be ready to bowl our best in all kinds of situations.
Anderson fiercely practiced
Anderson said, ‘It will be great if you get a swing. If it does not, then we still have to play our role. Anderson said that he bowled with the pink SG ball during the net session and he feels that it swings more than the red SG ball. Anderson said, “This will be the second pink ball in India and the first Test match in February. So we do not know how it will behave.
Anderson played in the first match of the series and played a key role in England’s victory with five wickets. He was given rest in the second match. Anderson said, ‘I feel good and refreshed and ready to play again when I get a chance. It is disappointing to a certain extent, but keeping in mind the amount of cricket we have to play, I can look at the big picture.