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India Vs England Test Series 2024
England Announces Squad for India Vs England Test Series 2024: In a significant announcement, the England Men’s cricket team has unveiled its 16-member squad for the upcoming five-Test series against India, set to kick off on January 25 in Hyderabad. Leading the charge will be the seasoned all-rounder Ben Stokes.
Inclusion of Rising Talents
The squad features three promising players who are yet to make their Test debuts. Surrey’s fast bowler, Gus Atkinson, showcased his prowess with an impressive performance last summer, claiming 20 wickets in five County Championship matches and playing a crucial role in Surrey’s consecutive title victories. Joining him are Lancashire off-spinner Tom Hartley and Somerset off-spinner Shoaib Bashir, both of whom participated in a training camp in the United Arab Emirates with the England Lions, alongside vice-captain Ollie Pope and Jack Leach.
Leicestershire’s teenage leg-spinner, Rehan Ahmed, who left a mark on his debut in Pakistan last December with a five-wicket haul, is set to make a comeback to the Test squad.
England Squad for Test Series 2024
India Vs England Test Series 2024 squad includes:
- Ben Stokes (captain)
- Rehan Ahmed
- James Anderson
- Gus Atkinson
- Jonny Bairstow (wicketkeeper)
- Shoaib Bashir
- Harry Brook
- Zak Crawley
- Ben Duckett
- Ben Foakes
- Tom Hartley
- Jack Leach
- Ollie Pope
- Ollie Robinson
- Joe Root
- Mark Wood
Mark Your Calendars: India vs England Test Series 2024 Schedule
Five match India Vs England Test Series 2024 schedule will be as follows:
- 1st Test: India vs England, 25-29 January, Hyderabad
- 2nd Test: India vs England, 2-6 February, Vizag
- 3rd Test: India vs England, 15-19 February, Rajkot
- 4th Test: India vs England, 23-27 February, Ranchi
- 5th Test: India vs England, 7-11 March, Dharamsala
Cricket enthusiasts can look forward to an intense battle between these two cricketing giants as they vie for supremacy in this highly anticipated Test series. ICC News
India Tour of South Africa
India Vs South Africa T20I Series
IND vs SA, India’s tour of South Africa began on a shaky note as the first T20 international was called off due to heavy rains in Durban. Cricket South Africa waited till the last moment as per the rules, but rains were showing no indication of stopping and finally the cricket administration decided to call off the match.
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India Tour of South Africa
The action-packed tour begins with a three-match T20 International series, followed by an equally riveting One Day International (ODI) series featuring as many matches. The cricketing feast reaches its climax with a two-match Test series starting on January 7, 2024. Each format brings its own set of challenges and expectations, setting the stage for an enthralling showdown between the cricketing giants.
Three Different Captains for the Three Formats
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has strategically appointed three different captains for the three formats. Suryakumar Yadav continues to lead the T20 team after a triumphant 4-1 series win. KL Rahul assumes the captaincy for the 50-over squad, while Rohit Sharma, the designated captain, takes the reins exclusively for the Test side.
Why the India vs South Africa Series 2023 Matters
The significance of this series amplifies considering the impending ICC T20 World Cup, merely six months away. This bilateral series holds a crucial place in India’s preparation for the global T20 event, offering the Men In Blue valuable match practice and an opportunity to fine-tune their strategies.
India Vs South Africa Test Series
Adding to the importance of the series, the Test matches are integral components of the ICC World Test Championship 2023-25. Notably, India is yet to clinch a Test series victory on South African soil. With World Test Championship points up for grabs, the BCCI has named a formidable Indian squad, underscoring their determination to conquer new frontiers.
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