BCCI Calendar 2021-22: Team India to face Kane Williamson’s New Zealand in November, will Rohit Sharma lead?

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BCCI Calendar 2021-22: Will Rohit Sharma lead India against NZ in T20s? Days after the T20 World Cup, Team India will face New Zealand from November 17 in three-match T20Is and two Tests. BCCI will have to choose a captain for the T20Is after Virat Kohli decided to step down after the T20 World Cup with Rohit Sharma all set to be named captain.

BCCI Calendar 2021-22: Team India to face Kane Williamson’s New Zealand in November, will Rohit Sharma lead?

BCCI Calendar 2021-22 – Indian Cricket Schedule: It is expected that Virat Kohli will opt out of the T20 series while he will return for the Test series that will be under the World Test Championship cycle.

The Board of Control for Cricket in India passed the international home season 2021-22 at the Apex Council meeting on Monday. India will play New Zealand, West Indies, Sri Lanka and South Africa. While the home season kicks off with the T20I against New Zealand on November 17 in Jaipur, it will end with the T20I against South Africa in the national capital on June 19.

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BCCI Calendar 2021-22: The India-New Zealand series will get underway with the opening T20I in Jaipur on November 17, followed by games in Ranchi and Kolkata on November 19 and 21. The two Test matches will be played in Kanpur (November 25 to 29) and Mumbai (December 3 to 7). The India-West Indies series will kickstart with the ODIs and the opening game will be played in Ahmedabad on February 6. The second and third games will be played on February 9 and 12 in Jaipur and Kolkata.

This will be followed by the T20Is with the opening game being played on February 15 in Cuttack. The second and third games will be played on February 18 and 20 in Vizag and Trivandrum.

BCCI Calendar 2021-22: The India-Sri Lanka series gets underway with two Tests in Bengaluru (Feb 25 to Mar 1) and Mohali (March 5 to 9). There will be three T20Is played after that with games in Mohali (March 13), Dharamshala (March 15) and Lucknow (March 18).

This will be followed by a five-match T20I series between India and South Africa. The games will be played in Chennai (June 9), Bengaluru (June 12), Nagpur (June 14), Rajkot (June 17) and Delhi (June 19).

BCCI Calendar 2021-22 – Indian Cricket Schedule: The Apex Council also decided that the decision to organize U-16 tournaments will be taken post the Under 19 tournaments and taking into account the COVID-19 situation.

BCCI Calendar 2021-22:
Series From   To   Match Venue
IND vs NZ Wed 17-Nov-21 T201 Jaipur
  Fri 19-Nov-21 T202 Ranchi
  Sun 21-Nov-21 T203 Kolkata
  Thu 25-Nov-21 Mon 29-Nov-21 Test1 Kanpur
  Fri 03-Dec-21 Tue 07-Dec-21 Test2 Mumbai
             
IND vs WI Sun 06-Feb-22 ODI1 Ahmedabad
  Wed 09-Feb-22 ODI2 Jaipur
  Sat 12-Feb-22 ODI3 Kolkata
  Tue 15-Feb-22 T201 Cuttack
  Fri 18-Feb-22 T202 Vizag
  Sun 20-Feb-22 T203 Trivandrum
             
IND vs SL Fri 25-Feb-22 Tue 01-Mar-22 Test1 Bengaluru
  Sat 05-Mar-22 Wed 09-Mar-22 Test2 Mohali
  Sun 13-Mar-22 T201 Mohali
  Tue 15-Mar-22 T202 Dharamshala
  Fri 18-Mar-22 T203 Lucknow
             
IND vs SA Thu 09-Jun-22 T201 Chennai
  Sun 12-Jun-22 T202 Bengaluru
  Tue 14-Jun-22 T203 Nagpur
  Fri 17-Jun-22 T204 Rajkot
  Sun 19-Jun-22 T205 Delhi