BCCI postpones the warm-up fixture against Sout Africa A

BCCI postpones the warm-up fixture against Sout Africa A

The quadrangular series starts on August 17 and the final will be played on August 29.

Shreyas Iyer
Shreyas Iyer. (Photo Source: Twitter)

South Africa A is scheduled to tour India for two unofficial Test matches and a quadrangular series that will feature India A and B. Ahead of the tour, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has made a change in schedule. The warm-up match between Board President’s XI and South Africa A at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru that kicks off on July 30 now was earlier going to start a day prior.

After the tour game, the first four-day unofficial Test will start on August 4 at the same venue in Bengaluru, the second and final game of the series will be played at the KSCA Cricket Ground in Alur starting August 10. Following the two four-day games the visiting team will face India A and India B in a quadrangular series. It starts on August 17 and the final will be played on August 29. All the matches of this series will be played at the Indira Gandhi Stadium, Vijayawada.

Schedule for South Africa A’s tour of India

Indian Board President’s XI vs South Africa A, 3-day practice match | Jul 30 – Aug 01 | M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru

India A vs South Africa A, 1st unofficial Test | Aug 04  – Aug 07 | M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru

India A vs South Africa A, 2nd unofficial Test | Aug 10 – Aug 13 | KSCA Cricket Ground, Alur

India A squad for four-day games against South Africa A:

Shreyas Iyer (C), Prithvi Shaw, R Samarth, Mayank Agarwal, Abhimanyu Easwaran, Hanuma Vihari, Ankit Bawne, K.S. Bharat (wk), Axar Patel (1st four-day game)/S. Nadeem (2nd four-day game), Yuzvendra Chahal, Jayant Yadav, Rajneesh Gurbani, Navdeep Saini, Ankit Rajpoot, Mohammed Siraj

Squads for quadrangular series

India A: Shreyas Iyer (C) Prithvi Shaw, R Samarth, Suryakumar Yadav, Hanuma Vihari, Nitish Rana, Siddhesh Lad, Sanju Samson (wk), Mayank Markande, K. Gowtham, Krunal Pandya, Deepak Chahar, Mohammed Siraj, Shivam Mavi, Khaleel Ahmed

India B: Manish Pandey (C), Mayank Agarwal, Abhimanyu Easwaran, Shubhman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Ricky Bhui, Vijay Shankar, Ishan Kishan (wk), Shreyas Gopal, Jayant Yadav, D.A. Jadeja, Siddarth Kaul, Prasidh Krishna, Kulwant Khejroliya, Navdeep Saini

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