India vs Srilanka first test starts today at eden garden ground in kolkata , the match starts at 9.30 am local time ,The eden garden is one of the big ground located at kolkata here , one lakh audiance can see the match in this stadium, this is the one of the most beautiful ground.Capable of holding more than one lakh people at one stage, the capacity has now been reduced to a little more than 66,000 after the stadium underwent renovation before the 2011 World Cup.
Referred as “Cricket’s answer to the Colosseum,” the Eden Gardens, the largest cricket stadium in India, has hosted many prominent matches. The Eden Gardens crowd simply loves their sport. The first World Cup final outside Lord’s was at this majestic venue. Anil Kumble’s 6/12 against West Indies in the final of the 1993 Hero Cup was on this hallowed turf.
How does the pitch play?
The Eden Gardens track is considered as one of the better batting surfaces although spinners tend to come into action as the match wears on. Spinners have enjoyed bowling here in games as well. spinners should good role in this match