Mumbai, Jan. 14 -- India captain Virat Kohli has accepted the challenge thrown at him by Australia captain Tim Paine, declaring that his team is ready to play a day-night Test in the next tour of Australia. Australia have an intimidating record in day-night Tests, winning seven out of seven they have played so far. The pink ball swings a lot more and it suits their pace strength. India's only tryst with day-night Test was in November last year, when they played Bangladesh at Eden Gardens. Kohli got a century and India won by an innings and 46 runs.

"We played the day-night Test here. We were pretty happy with how it went. It's become a very exciting feature of any Test series and we're open to playing day-night Tests. We're ready and up fo...