Full coverage

Kotla pitch fiasco

Text size: A | A

The fifth ODI between India and Sri Lanka at the Feroz Shah Kotla was abandoned due to the substandard pitch. Here's the full coverage of the fiasco.

December 27
Bulletin - Match abandoned because of unsafe pitch
How it happened - Toe to head in one over
News - Former players lead criticism of Delhi pitch
News - BCCI dissolves ground and pitches committee
News - No immediate decision on Kotla's World Cup status - ICC
News - DDCA pitch panel members resign
News - 'We never expected the pitch to behave like that' - Jayawardene
Audio - 'Delhi could be blacklisted' - Sanjay Manjrekar
Gallery - Dodgy pitch forces abandonment

December 28
News - ICC November inspection slammed pitch
News - Sri Lanka 'chickened out', says DDCA vice-president

December 29
News - Match referee gives harshest assessment of Kotla pitch
News - 'I should have insisted on trials' - Daljit Singh

December 30
What They Said - A selection of quotes on the fiasco

January 7
News - ICC not in favour of World Cup ban on Kotla - Morgan

January 9
News -Kotla verdict could be next week - Sharad Pawar

January 21
News -Twelve-month ban for Kotla

January 24
News - BCCI to challenge ban on Kotla

February 10
News - Appeals commissioner dismisses BCCl's Kotla appeal

© ESPN Sports Media Ltd.

Email Feedback Print
Tour Results
India v Sri Lanka at Delhi - Dec 27, 2009
No result
India v Sri Lanka at Kolkata - Dec 24, 2009
India won by 7 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Cuttack - Dec 21, 2009
India won by 7 wickets (with 45 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Nagpur - Dec 18, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 3 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Rajkot - Dec 15, 2009
India won by 3 runs
More results »
News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days