India Women to play Pink-Ball Test in Australia
India Women will feature in a day-night Test.
Shantha Rangaswamy Wants India Women To Play Domestic Pink-ball Event Before First Day-night Test In Australia#Cricket #BCCI @BCCIWomen @CricketAus #PinkBallTest #Perth #TeamIndia @ImHarmanpreet @M_Raj03
— Outlook Magazine (@Outlookindia) May 20, 2021
Indian Women will experience their first taste of pink-ball cricket with a day-night Test in their upcoming tour of Australia in September 30 to October 3.
In May 19 Cricket Australia has announced the match for the multi-format series between Australia and India, Also containing three ODIs before and T20Is after the one-off-Test that will be played at the WACA in Perth.
JUST IN: India Women to play in a pink-ball day-night Test in Australia later this year, announces BCCI Secretary Jay Shah. pic.twitter.com/x8S4HqTlNG
— ICC (@ICC) May 20, 2021
Meg Lanning, Australia’s Captain is thrilled to know the additional Test match to the summer schedule.
“As players, we’ve said for a long time that we’d love to play more Test matches,” Lanning said
“It’s an exciting prospect and I know (India) are heading over to England to play a Test match pretty soon so it shows they’re up for the challenge and really willing to play that format,” she added.
— Reuters India (@ReutersIndia) May 20, 2021
- 1st ODI: September 19, North Sydney Oval (D/N)
- 2nd ODI: September 22, Junction Oval, Melbourne
- 3rd ODI: September 24, Junction Oval, Melbourne
- One-off Test: September 30 – October 3: WACA (D/N)
- 1st T20I: October 7, North Sydney Oval (N)
- 2nd T20I: October 9, North Sydney Oval (N)
- 3rd T20I: October 11, North Sydney Oval (N)