UK tour to India to start in February 2021, to play odis tests and t20 series | IND vs ENG: England touring India in February, know full schedule

New Delhi: England will travel to India in February of next year. A four-game test series, a three-game ODI series and 5 T20 games will be played between this team, India and England.

The newly built Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad (Gujarat) will host the day and night test match against England from February 24. Where in addition to another four-game Test Series match, the five-match T20 International Series will also be played.

The Cricket Board of India (BCCI) said that under the rotation policy for the Indian tour to England in February-March (2021), the other two matches in the test series were postponed to Chennai (the first test match from February 5) while the three matches ODI Series will be played in Pune (March 23-28).

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BCCI Secretary Jai Shah has announced that he will host the day-night test in Montera at the inauguration of the Gujarat Academy Indoor Cricket Association. This will be the second game on Indian soil with a pink ball after the day-night test against Bangladesh at Eden Gardens last year.

According to a statement from the BCCI, “Chennai will host the first two tests of the series while the other two will be played at the Sardar Patel Motera stadium in Ahmedabad”.

The statement said: “Motera, with a capacity of a lakh 10 thousand spectators, is the largest cricket stadium in the world. After the day-night test, the T20 five-game international series will also be played in Ahmedabad.

On the final leg of this England tour, there will be a three-match ODI series, all played in Pune.

It is understood that after England’s successful reception, the door to the IPL (Indian Premier League) will be opened in the country. IPL’s previous season was played in the United Arab Emirates due to Kovid-19.

Tour in England in India:

Test series:

First test: February five to nine: Chennai

Second test: February 13 to 17: Chennai

Third test: February 24 to 28: Ahmedabad

Fourth test: March 4-8: Ahmedabad

International Series T20:

Premier T20 International March 12: Ahmedabad

Second T20 International March 14: Ahmedabad

3rd T20 International March 16: Ahmedabad

4th T20 International March 18: Ahmedabad

Fifth T20 International March 20: Ahmedabad

ODI Series:

First ODI: March 23: Pune

Second ODI: March 26: Pune

Third ODI: March 28: Pune

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