Team India is ready to dominate the world cricket stage with high hopes in the new year. This year’s ODI World Cup will be held in India. Team India’s focus is currently on this mega tournament. It is desperate to kiss the World Cup once again at home.
The year 2022 is not much for the Indian team. Team India, which failed in two big tournaments this year, had to suffer a heavy defeat in the Asia Cup-2022. At least not even in the final. Meanwhile, the ICC T20 World Cup also failed to perform well, losing to England in the semi-finals. Now in the new year, Team India is ready to dominate the world cricket stage with high hopes. This year’s ODI World Cup will be held in India. Team India’s focus is currently on this mega tournament. It is desperate to kiss the World Cup once again at home. India last won the ODI World Cup in 2011 in India. Also, Team India has to play series against Sri Lanka, New Zealand and Australia. Let’s know the details of the matches and schedule of the Indian team this year.
Starting with Lanka..
Team India will face Sri Lanka for the first time this year. India will play a three-match T20 and ODI series against Sri Lanka in this home series.
T20 series schedule
1st T20 – January 3, Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai 2nd T20 – January 5, MCA Stadium, Mumbai 3rd T20 – January 7, SCA Stadium, Rajkot
ODI Series Schedule
1st ODI – January 10, Barsapara Stadium, Guwahati 2nd ODI – January 12, Eden Gardens Stadium, Kolkata 3rd ODI – January 15, Greenfield International Stadium, Thiruvananthapuram
New Zealand tour of India
First ODI – January 18, Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad Second ODI – January 21, Shaheed Vir Narayan Singh International Stadium, Raipur Third ODI – January 24, Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore
1st T20 – 27 January, JSCA International Stadium, Ranchi 2nd T20 – 29 January, Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow 3rd T20 – 1 February, Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
Australia tour in India
1st Test, 9-13 February, VCA Stadium, Nagpur 2nd Test, 17-21 February, Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi 3rd Test, 1-5 March, HPCA Stadium, Dharamshala
1st ODI, March 17 – Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai 2nd ODI, March 19 – VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam 3rd ODI, March 22 – MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
World Test Championship Final
The final of the ICC World Test Championship will be held in June. And it remains to be seen whether the Indian team will reach the final of this tournament or not. This championship will also be held in June. The dates have not been announced but it could start in the second week of June.
West Indies tour of India
The Indian team will go on a tour of West Indies in July-August. In this tour, Team India will play a series of two Tests, three ODIs and three T20 matches. The dates of the matches are yet to be announced.
Australia Tour of India
The Australian team, which toured India in February-March, will return to India in September and play a three-match ODI series. The dates of the matches in this series are yet to be announced. After this, Australia will come back to India in November to play a five-match T20 series.
ACC Asia Cup-2023
There is still uncertainty over Team India playing in the Asia Cup in October. BCCI says that India will not play as this tournament is being held in Pakistan. Due to this, there is a possibility that the venue of the tournament will change. Also the dates of the matches are not finalized yet.
End with a tour of South Africa
India will tour South Africa at the end of the year. This tour will start from December. India will play a series of two Tests, three ODIs and three Test matches during this tour.
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