The curator who made the pitch for the second match of the T20 series between India and New Zealand was fired.
The New Zealand cricket team is on a tour of India these days, where India defeated the Kiwis by 6 wickets in the second match of the 3 T20 series in Lucknow on Sunday to level the series at 1-1.
India defeated New Zealand, but after this victory, the curator who made the pitch for the second T20 match at the Akana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow had to lose his job.
What happened was that the pitch was made so turning and slow that the batsmen faced extreme difficulties in scoring runs, which is the reason why the New Zealand team could score only 99 runs for 8 wickets in 20 overs, while India also reached the target barely a ball before. What did
After the match, Indian captain Hardik Pandya also appeared unhappy expressing his surprise regarding the pitch, after which taking action, the curator who made the pitch was dismissed from his job.
The deciding match between India and New Zealand will be played tomorrow, the series is tied at one, one.