1. You Are At:
  2. Home
  3. Sports News
  4. Cricket News
  5. India vs West Indies full fixture announced; Rajkot to host opening Test on October 4

India vs West Indies full fixture announced; Rajkot to host opening Test on October 4

The Indian team is currently playing against England in the five-match Test series where they are lagging 1-3 after the fourth Test.

Edited by: India TV Sports Desk, New Delhi [ Updated: September 04, 2018 16:01 IST ]
Image Source : GETTY IMAGES

India are slated to play 2 Tests, 5 ODIs and 3 T20Is vs West Indies

India will begin its seven-week home series against the West Indies with a Test match at Rajkot on October 4, less than a week after the completion of the Asia Cup.

The BCCI on Tuesday announced the fixtures of the home series against West Indies which will culminate on November 11.

"The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) announce the schedule for the forthcoming home series against West Indies set to be played from October 4 to November 11, 2018. India will play 2 Tests, 5 ODIs & 3 T20Is during this tenure," BCCI secretary Amitabh Choudhary said in a release.

The opening Test will be held at Rajkot from October 4 to 8, followed by the second Test from October 12 to 16 at Hyderabad.

The five-match ODI series will begin on October 21 at Guwahati, followed by the second ODI on October 24th at Indore and third ODI at Pune on October 27th. The final two one-dayers will be held at Mumbai and Thiruvananthapuram on October 29th and November 1.

The one-dayers will be followed by the three T20 Internationals to be held at Kolkata (November 4), Lucknow (November 6) and Chennai (November 11).

Here's the India vs West Indies Test schedule

S.No Date Test Match Venue
1. 4-8 October 1st Test Rajkot
2.  12-16 October 2nd Test Hyderabad

Here's India vs West Indies ODI series Schedule

S.No Date ODI Match Venue
1.  21st October 1st ODI Guwahati
2.  24th October 2nd ODI Indore
3.  27th October 3rd ODI Pune
4.  29th October 4th ODI Mumbai
5.  1st November 5th ODI Thiruvananthapuram

Here's the India vs West Indies T20Is schedule

S.No Date T20I Match Venue
1.  4th November 1st T20I Kolkata
2.  6th November 2nd T20I Lucknow
3.  11th November 3rd T20I  Chennai

The Indian team is currently playing against England in the five-match Test series where they are lagging 1-3 after the fourth Test. The final Test begins on Friday at London.

India sans Virat Kohli will then play the Asia Cup to be held from September 15 to September 28, featuring Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Afghanistan and a qualifier.

(With PTI Inputs)

Write a comment

Live Scorecard