‘It’s the weirdest pitch I’ve ever seen’: Ian Chappell’s concern over MCG surface
Ian Chappell has questioned the consistency of the under-fire MCG pitch.
After just two wickets and 215 runs were scored on the opening day of the Boxing Day Test, Chappelli told Macquarie Sports Radio’s Summer of Cricket he was shocked by the unexpected nature of the surface.
“I’ve never seen a pitch change so drastically in a short period of time,” he said.
“This is weirdest pitch I’ve ever seen – I’ve never seen a track where the ball bounces twice before getting to (the wicketkeeper) and then suddenly even in the second hour, the ball started to go through a bit.
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