Scheduling of matches in Delhi will be considered: BCCI

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On Wednesday, the air quality reading for an area in the vicinity of the stadium where the football game will be played had risen to 204 by noon, way above the safe limit of 50, according to a USA embassy measurement.

It was Shikhar Dhawan's turn to answer questions related to the air pollution that has come to impact the ongoing India-Sri Lanka Test match at the Ferozeshah Kotla here. I have experienced this myself while going for a run in winter.

He stated that a lot of Indian players from other states are adjusting to the prevailing conditions in the national capital. There is also concern about an Indian Super League soccer game on Wednesday night where players may have to wear masks, one of the team coaches said. But if you have been assigned a job (to play), you can't let anything come on its way. Steve Coppell, a former Manchester United player who is coaching the Jamshedpur FC team in the game against Delhi Dynamos, said that matches should not be held in Delhi at this time of the year. The government is also considering a plan to give farmers subsidies to buy machines that clear crop waste so that they don't have to burn the stubble.

The left-hander emphasised, "If you are playing in Delhi at some other point of time, the pollution won't affect you".

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Pollution levels in Delhi usually remain in the "very poor" category during December. Of course there is pollution. It is unsafe and not medically advisable and that is why the Sri Lankan players protested.

"May be they are uncomfortable".

On Tuesday, Sri Lanka quick Suranga Lakmal vomited twice between overs, the detritus being quickly covered over with bucketfuls of sawdust. There are more beaches in Sri Lanka.

The spurt in pollutants was caused by a combination of meteorological factors including a drop in temperature, wind speed and mixing height, a layer where air and particulates float, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) said.

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"May be if there was sunshine, pollution would have been less". The soil components determine the bounce in a track. "The curator tried his best".

"Both Ishant and Shami bowled at a good pace because those of us standing in the slip cordon can feel that pace". They know that there isn't much help from the wicket.

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But the USA embassy website has repeatedly urged Delhi residents to "avoid all outdoor exertion" as concentrations of the smallest and most harmful airborne pollutants known as PM2.5 soared to hazardous levels.

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