Australia Women vs India Women: India women’s tour of Australia is scheduled to begin with the ODI series, Cricket Australia announced on Monday. Queensland is set to host the series as Cricket Australia (CA) announced the change in the schedule amidst the current Covid-19 situation in the host nation. Both teams will be playing three ODIs, scheduled to begin on 21st September.
It will be followed by a day-night Test and three T20 internationals to be played at Metricon Stadium on the Gold Coast. The Indian Cricket Team along with players will undertake a two-week quarantine in Brisbane before commencing the training for the series.
“We’ve been monitoring the situation across the country and it is clear that the current COVID challenges prevent the original schedule from proceeding as initially planned. We are incredibly grateful to the Queensland Government for agreeing to quarantine the Australian and Indian players and enabling this important series to be played in Queensland. We are also delighted to be bringing our World Champion women’s team to Mackay and regional Queensland.” Cricket Australia CEO, Nick Hockley said.
“Having had to postpone the series last summer due to the pandemic, we are looking forward to hosting an Indian team which boasts some of the best players in the world in this historic series featuring the first-ever day-night Test match between the two sides. We thank everyone involved for their support and cooperation to stage this series safely and look forward to our World Champion women’s team launching this massive summer of cricket against a world-class Indian team,” he added.
The series will mark the start of the international summer. This will be followed by a highly anticipated men’s and women’s Ashes series against England. The three ODIs will be played between 24th and 26th September. The Test match will be played from 30th September to 3rd October 2021. The three T20 internationals will be played on 7th, 9th and 10th October 2021.
Australia Women vs India Women:
- First ODI – September 21
- Second ODI – September 24
- Third ODI – September 26
- First Test – September 30 to October 3
- First T20 – October 7
- Second T20 – October 9
- Third T20 – October 10