India Tour Of Australia Schedule- EXCLUSIVE DETAILS
India Tour Of Australia schedule is out and here's what you need to know.
IPL 2020 is going on and the fans from the cricketing world are completely engrossed in it. They had been waiting for the tournament ever since the pandemic began in March 2020. The BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) usually holds it from March to May. However, they had to put it on halt due to the ongoing pandemic. As a result, they had to reschedule the tournament. Just like this, in the list of postponed/canceled events, there are many other series and tournaments. One of them was the India Tour of Australia.
Everything you need to know about the India Tour of Australia:
Recently, BCCI along with Cricket Australia (Board of Cricket in Australia) announced the dates for the series. India is going to tour Australia for a series in each and every format. They will be spending a period of two months in Australia beginning from 27th November to 19th January. Australia will be holding three series which include: 6 Tests, 3 ODIs, and 3 T20s. There will also be 2 practice matches where we will get to see Team India A facing Team Australia A.
The schedule for the tour is as follows:
1st ODI: On 27th November, 2020 at Sydney Cricket Ground (9:10 am IST).
2nd ODI: On 29th November, 2020 at Sydney Cricket Ground (9:10 am IST).
3rd ODI: On 2nd December, 2020 at Manuka Oval (9:10 am IST).
1st T20: On 4th December, 2020 at Manuka Oval (1:40 pm IST).
2nd T20: On 6th December, 2020 at Sydney Cricket Ground (1:40 pm IST).
1st Practice Match: On 6th December, 2020 at Drummoyne Oval- India A vs Australia A (5:00 am IST).
3rd T20: On 8th December, 2020 at Sydney Cricket Ground (1:40 pm IST).
2nd Practice Match: From 11th December, 2020- 13th December, 2020 at Sydney Cricket Ground: Australia A vs India (9:30 am IST).
1st Test: From 17th December, 2020- 21st December, 2020 at Adelaide Oval (9:30 am IST).
2nd Test: From 26th December, 2020- 30th December, 2020 at Melbourne Cricket Ground (5:00 am IST).
3rd Test: From 7th January, 2020- 11th January, 2020 at Sydney Cricket Ground (5:00 am IST).
4th Test: From 15th January, 2020- 19th January, 2020 at The Gabba (5:30 am IST).
On 28th October, 2020 Cricket Australia and BCCI confirmed the tour through their official social media handles. As a result, the fans will surely be excited as they will get to see international cricket back in action after a very long time. BCCI has announced the squads for all the formats whereas Cricket Australia has announced the squads for the Dettol ODI and Dettol T20 series. You can see the squads for both the teams below.
So, gear up for fun as your favorite sport will soon be returning with some international action. IPL 2020 has been going great and entertained each and every one of us. Now, the India Tour of Australia will be catching everyone’s eyes. The T20 World Cup 2020 and T20 World Cup 2021 have been postponed and will be held next year and the year after that. So, for now let us sit back and enjoy the IPL as India and Australia get ready to lock horns with each other.