The Indian cricket team will travel to Australia for the Border-Gavaskar trophy and a 3-game ODI and T20 series later this year.
The matches will most likely be played behind closed doors and in biosecurity locations in the eyes of the coronaviruses. Although Cricket Australia is preparing to host the Indian team. Permission from the two governments would be required for the tour to take place. CA relies heavily on the Border Gavaskar Trophy to compensate for the loss of the COVID-19 pandemic.
According to 7News, The Gabba in Brisbane won hosting rights for the marquee test, which should now be played from December 3. Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney are the other venues that will host the remaining games in the series. The India tour of Australia is worth $ 300 million.
The CA will announce the full international calendar for the Australian cricket team on Friday. In addition, it is planned that the 5 international men’s teams will travel to Australia if everything goes as planned.
Cricket Australia to hold pink ball test between India and Australia
The BCCI and the CA have agreed to organize a day-night test between the two teams. The Adelaide ring should host the pink ball test from December 11, 2020.
Speaking of the same thing, Mitchell Starc revealed that he was excited for the pink ball test as it is completely different from the conventional game. In addition, the Indian team is not new to the day-night test since it played its first day-night test last year against Bangladesh.
As quoted by ICC, Starc said: “I absolutely think that a pink ball test in the series against India is a good thing. The fans love it. I think it creates a different aspect of the competition, the bat and the ball are closer in this competition. “
He added: “India played a pink ball game in India, so they are not completely foreign to it … It would be great to have a pink ball competition in this series. Songs that I have seen and heard, India is also very open to that, so it’s fantastic. “