Pat Cummins will be leading the Australian Cricket team for a tour in India that is starting from 9 February 2023. The team will be arriving in India on February 1 and residing in Bengaluru for a short camp and relaxation before the test matches will start in a week. The schedule is anticipated to be very tight and hectic for both the teams. After the exceptional performance showcased by the Indian team in the New Zealand Tour of India, it is anticipated that the Indian team shall work wonders during this tour as well.
The Big Bash League is still in action so some of the players might arrive a little late, but they are expected to be in time for the Test Matches. Australians will later be seen playing the IPL in India as well. Many players are a part of the 10 groups and teams that are made for the Indian Premier League 2023 for this year. David Warner claims that he is very tired after the BBL matches and might not be a part of the Australia Tour of India. However, Cummins keeps his fingers cross as the role of Warner is big for the team as a whole.
Following are the details of the fixtures and the schedule that is set for the Australia Tour of India 2023:
1st Test Match – 9 February 2023 – 13 February 2023 – 9:30 AM Onwards
India vs Australia at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur
2nd Test Match – 17 February 2023 – 21 February 2023 – 9:30 AM Onwards
India vs Australia at Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi
3rd Test Match – 1 March 2023 – 5 March 2023 – 9:30 AM Onwards
India vs Australia at Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala
3rd Test Match – 9 March 2023 – 13 March 2023 – 9:30 AM Onwards
India vs Australia at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
1st ODI – 17 March 2023 – 2:00 PM
India vs Australia at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
2nd ODI – 19 March 2023 – 2:00 PM
India vs Australia at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam
3rd ODI – 22 March 2023 – 2:00 PM
India vs Australia at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Who are the players of the Australia Test Squad?
Pat Cummins (capt), Ashton Agar, Scott Boland, Alex Carey, Cameron Green, Peter Handscomb, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Nathan Lyon, Lance Morris, Todd Murphy, Matthew Renshaw, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Swepson and David Warner.
Who are the players of the India Test Squad?
Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul (vice-captain), Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KS Bharat (wk), Ishan Kishan (wk), R. Ashwin, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohd. Shami, Mohd. Siraj, Umesh Yadav, Jaydev Unadkat and Suryakumar Yadav.
Where to watch the Australia Tour of India?
The Australian Tour of India can be easily seen on Star Sports this time. The matches will be streamed on the TV channel. If you are one of the cricket lovers who cannot sit in front of the TV then you can easily watch the latest updates and live cricket on Disney+ Hotstar as well. This OTT Platform has gained the rights to stream the cricket matches live to the fans across the globe.