New Delhi, March 1 -- Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar has joined the list of former cricketers who believe the pitch used in the third Test between India and England was not an ideal advert for Test cricket. Akhtar feels India is a team good enough to beat England even without banking on terms such as 'home advantage' and explained how matches finishing inside two days is not good for the health and longevity of Test cricket.

"Should Test matches be played on such wickets? Not at all. A pitch where there is so much unreasonable turn, that a match gets finished in two days, is not good for Test cricket," Akhtar said on his YouTube channel.

"I understand the concept of home advantage but this sort of advantage I believe is a little to...