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Why is a day-night test match playing with a Pink Ball?

By Trilok Created on 11/22/2019 - 19:56 . Updated 11/22/2019 - 20:00

Test matches are usually played with a red ball. But in day-night matches, there is no natural light at night and must be played under floodlights.

Batmen find it difficult to spot the red ball in the light of floodlights. But, the pink ball can be found. For that reason, they use a pink ball in a day-night test match