India hosts South Africa first in packed 2019-20 home season

Team India will play five Tests, nine ODIS and 12 T20Is in the the home season (2019-20), the BCCI announced on Monday.

The home season will start in September with the Freedom Trophy.   -  AP Photo

The Indian cricket team will feature in five Tests, nine ODIS and 12 T20Is in the the home season (2019-20), the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced on Monday.

The season will start on September 15 with the Freedom Trophy for the Gandhi-Mandela series, where India will lock horns with South Africa in three T20Is, followed by three Tests.

A fortnight later, the host will play a three-match T20 series and a two-match Test series against Bangladesh, starting from November 3.
 

The West Indies will then tour India in the month of December for three T20s and three ODIs.

In January, Zimbabwe will play a three-match T20I series, which will be followed by a three-match ODI series against Australia, starting from January 14.

In March, South Africa will return again to play three ODIs.

 

Freedom Trophy

15 September1st T20IDharamsala

18 September

2 T20I

Mohali

22 September

3 T20I

Bengaluru

October 2-6

1 Test

Vizag

October 10-14

2 Test

Ranchi

October 19-23

3  Test

Pune

 

Bangladesh's Tour of India

3 November

1 T20I

Delhi

7 November

2 T20I

Rajkot

10 November

3 T20I

Nagpur

November 14-18

1 Test

Indore

November 22-26

2 Test

Kolkata

 

West Indies' tour of India

6 December

1 T20I

Mumbai

8 December

2 T20I

Thiruvananthapuram

11 December

3 T20I

Hyderabad

15 December

1 ODI

Chennai

18 December

2 ODI

Vizag

22 December

3 ODI

Cuttack

 

Zimbabwe tour of India 2020

5 January

1 T20I

Guwahati

7 January

2 T20I

Indore

10 January

3 T20I

Pune

 

Australia's tour of India 2020

14 Jan

1 ODI

Mumbai

17 Jan

2 ODI

Rajkot

19 Jan

3 ODI

Bengaluru

 

South Africa's tour of India 2020

12 March

1 ODI

Dharamsala

15 March

2 ODI

Lucknow

18 March

3 ODI

Kolkata