Thursday, October 5

England tour of India 2021 Schedule & Fixtures


The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) along with England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Thursday announced the fixtures for Team India’s home series against England.

The much-awaited marquee series will kickstart with a 4-match Test series for Anthony de Mello Trophy, the first of which will be played in Chennai from the 5th of February.

England’s tour of India, 2020/21 – Test series :

15th – 9th Feb1st TestChennai
213th – 17th Feb2nd TestChennai
324th – 28th Feb 3rd Test (D/N)Ahmedabad
44th – 8th March4th TestAhmedabad

England’s tour of India, 2020/21 – T20I series :

112th March1st T20IAhmedabad
214th March2nd T20IAhmedabad
316th March3rd T20IAhmedabad
 418th March4th T20IAhmedabad
520th March5th T20IAhmedabad

England’s tour of India, 2020/21 – ODI series :

123rd March1st ODIPune
226th March2nd ODIPune
328th March3rd ODIPune

Chennai will also host the second Test while the newly built Sardar Patel Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad will host the remaining two Test matches.

Motera, the largest cricket stadium in the world, boasts of state of the art facilities and a seating capacity of 110,000.

It will host India’s second Day-Night Test match at home after the huge success of India’s first-ever pink-ball Test that was played in Kolkata last year.