The stadium, which has hosted four ODIs and played host to a few Deccan Chargers games last season, has applied for Test status. The teams travel to Chennai on Sunday for the second and final T20.
BCCI no to PCB requestPTI ADDS FROM Lahore: The BCCI has turned down the Pakistan board’s request to stage one of the three ODI matches during the limited overs series in India in Mohali citing its rotation policy. “They have expressed their regret stating that they have a rotation policy of allocating matches to their affiliated units and under this policy the venues have already been decided,” a PCB official said.
Pakistan are due to tour India in late December to play three ODIs and two T20s that would signal the resumption of bilateral cricketing ties between the nations after a five-year gap.