The winter schedule for India, far from home, has been confirmed by South Africa as it will travel the country for three tests and ODI, as well as four T20Is, starting December 17.
Johannesburg, First published Sep 10, 2021, 11:39 AM IST
India are currently involved in the round of five tests against England for the Pataudi Trophy, away. While he would be back in the subcontinent after England, his next away tour will be in South Africa at the end of the year.
Thusday, South Africa announced the program of his summer at home, including the tour through India. It is scheduled to start on December 17 with the series of three tests for the Freedom Trophy in Johannesburg (December 17-21 & January 3-7) and Centurion (December 26-30, Boxing Day test).
He would be followed by three one-day internationals, which would be played in Paarl (January 11) and Cape Town (January 14 and 16). In addition, a four-game Twenty20 international series would also be held in Cape Town (January 19-21) and Paarl (January 23-26). Due to the pandemic, Cricket South Africa has decided to host matches in limited venues.
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India Tour South Africa 2021-22 (Full Program)
1st test: December 17-21 – Johannesburg
2nd test: December 26-30 – Centurion
3rd test: January 3-7 – Johannesburg
1st ODI: January 11 – Paarl
2nd ODI: January 14 – Cape Town
3rd ODI: January 16 – Cape Town
1st T20I: January 19 – Cape Town
2nd T20I: January 21 – Cape Town
3rd T20I: January 23 – Paarl
4th T20I: January 26 – Paarl
Besides India, Protea would start her summer at home with the Dutch series for a three-game ODI series, which would be played on November 26-28 and December 1 at Centurion. They would end their home season against Bangladesh with a three-game ODI streak on March 18, 20 and 23, followed by two tests between March 30-April 3 and April 7-11, locations to be confirmed.
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Last updated Sep 10, 2021, 11:39 AM IST