Nagpur, Dec 13: Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi has slammed the Nagpur pitch calling it "disgraceful" and also criticised MS Dhoni for "digging own grave."
As the India-England fourth and final Test began at Nagpur's Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) Stadium on Thursday, there were signs of variable bounce in the first session of play.
Bedi, reacting to the pitch, slammed it on the micro-blogging site Twitter in the first session of play. He also questioned why Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is "silent."
Bedi (@BishanBedi) tweeted: "Another disgraceful pitch in Nagpur-Indns may've to pay fr myopic strtgy- Dhoni welcome dig own grave-why take Indn crkt along?BCCI silent?! (sic)."
England had lost two wickets in the morning session. India opted to play four spinners in the Test. They are trailing 1-2. Ravindra Jadeja made his debut for India.