Lucknow's Ekana Stadium to host IND vs NZ T20 match; Check out complete schedule here
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) recently unveiled the complete schedule for India’s home series against Sri Lanka, New Zealand and Australia.
As per the schedule, the domestic season will begin January 3rd onwards and will include a series of matches of T20I, ODI and Test formats. Furthermore, out of the multiple matches which are to be held in different cities of India, the 2nd India vs New Zealand T20I will be organised in the Ekana Stadium of Lucknow on January 29.
BCCI's complete schedule for India's home season
The season for India will commence with a three-match T20I & three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka in January.
1st T20I- Jan 3, Mumbai
2nd T20I- Jan 5, Pune
3rd T20I- Jan 7, Rajkot
1st ODI- Jan 10, Guwahati
2nd ODI- Jan 12, Kolkata
3rd ODI- Jan 15, Trivandrum
This will be followed by the IND vs NZ season including three T20I and ODI matches each.
1st ODI- Jan 18, Hyderabad
2nd ODI- Jan 21, Raipur
3rd ODI- Jan 24, Indore
1st T20I- Jan 27, Ranchi
2nd T20I- Jan 29, Lucknow
3rd T20I- Feb 1, Ahmedabad
The last matches of the domestic season will be played between India and Australia which will commence with the most-awaited red ball matches between both teams. The four IND vs AUS test matches will also be a part of the ongoing ICC World Test Championship.
This will be followed by three ODI matches between both the teams.
1st Test- Feb 9-13, Nagpur
2nd Test- Feb 17-21, Delhi
3rd Test- March 1-5, Dharamsala
4th Test- March 9-13, Ahmedabad
1st ODI- March 17, Mumbai
2nd ODI- March 19, Vizag
3rd ODI- March 22, Chennai