BCCI announce schedule for home series against Australia, South Africa

BCCI announce schedule for home series against Australia, South Africa

Australia will tour India for three T20Is in September.

India vs South Africa
India vs South Africa. (Photo Source: IPL/BCCI)

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced the schedule for the upcoming home series against Australia and South Africa on August 3, Wednesday. Australia will tour India for three T20Is in September, and South Africa will play three T20Is and as many ODIs between September 28 and October 11.

The 2022-23 home season for India will kick off with the T20I series against Australia. And the first T20I will be held in Mohali on September 20. The following game is set to happen in Nagpur on September 23, followed by the final T20I in Hyderabad on September 25.

The first T20I of the South Africa tour of India will be held in Thiruvananthapuram on September 28, with matches in Guwahati and Indore, to follow, on October 2 and 4 respectively. The three-match ODI series between the two sides will kick off on October 6 in Lucknow. The following two matches will take place in Ranchi (October 9) and Delhi (October 11) respectively.

At the moment, India are on a West Indies tour for three ODIs and five T20Is. India, led by Shikhar Dhawan, won the ODI series 3-0. The T20I series got underway on July 29, and the Men in Blue are currently leading the series 2-1 after three T20Is. The final two T20Is will be held on Saturday (August 6) and Sunday (August 7) in Lauderhill, Florida.

The next in line for the ‘Men in Blue’ is a tour to Zimbabwe for three ODIs, starting on August 18, followed by the Asia Cup 2022, which will take place between August 27 and September 11. And then comes the series against Australia and South Africa. India will tour New Zealand for three T20Is and ODIs each in November.

Below is the schedule of the Australia tour of India 2022

T20I series:
1st T20I: September 20, in Mohali
2nd T20I: September 23, in Nagpur
3rd T20I: September 25, in Hyderabad

Below is the schedule of the South Africa tour of India 2022

T20I series:
1st T20I: September 28, in Thiruvananthapuram
2nd T20I: October 2, in Guwahati
3rd T20I: October 4, in Indore

ODI series:
1st ODI: October 6, in Lucknow
2nd ODI: October 9, in Ranchi
3rd ODI: October 11, in Delhi