"If cricket wants to make headway in USA...": Ian Chappell gives solutions for promotion of sport in United States - Qoneqt
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    Swayam Karle in Cricket

    16 Jun 02:22 PM


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    "If cricket wants to make headway in USA...": Ian Chappell gives solutions for promotion of sport in United States

    The pitches in USAs Nassau County International Stadium in particular have met immense criticism from current and ex-players alike for their unpredictable bounce and poor play which made batting very difficult to a point that even a score of 100-120 runs proved to be a match-winning one with boundaries not coming in plenty. The surfaces favoured the bowlers heavily, be it spinners or pacers. The slow outfield was also criticised for making run-scoring and boundaries, which makes the entertainment factor in T20 cricket, extremely difficult.