Lucknow to Debut as International Venue during West Indies Tour of India

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India are set to host the Windies for 2 Exams, 5 One-Day Internationals and three Twenty20 Internationals, the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) introduced on Tuesday (September 4).The tour, which can be staged between October Four and November 11, 2018, begins with a two-Check sequence, the primary of which can be performed at Rajkot. Hyderabad will play host to the second Check that can be performed from October 12.

The five-match ODI sequence will start from October 21 with Guwahati, Pune, Indore, Mumbai and Thiruvananthapuram determined because the venues.

Windies’ 37-day lengthy tour will finish with the three-match T20I sequence that can be held in Kolkata, Lucknow, and Chennai respectively. This would be the first worldwide sport to be performed in Lucknow’s 50,000-seater Ekana Worldwide Cricket Stadium that has to this point hosted 5 home cricket matches because it was inaugurated in 2016 together with the 2017-18 Duleep Trophy last between India Pink and India Blue.

Windies have introduced their squad for the two-Check sequence that can be led by Jason Holder and has the likes of Shannon Gabriel, Shai Hope and Kraigg Brathwaite to call a number of.

India are at present on their tour to England which ends with the ultimate Check on the Oval on September 11. They may then head over to the UAE for the six-team Asia Cup that begins from September 15 and runs upto September 28. India play their first sport on 18 September.

India vs Windies, Tour Itinerary

First Check – October 4-8, Rajkot

Second Check – October 12-16, Hyderabad

First ODI – October 21, Guwahati

Second ODI – October 24, Indore

Third ODI – October 27, Pune

Fourth ODI – October 29, Mumbai

Fifth ODI – November 1, Thiruvananthapuram

First T20I – November 4, Kolkata

Second T20I – November 6, Lucknow

Third T20I – November 11, Chennai.

First Revealed: September 4, 2018, 3:24 PM IST


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