Mumbai: BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has announced that the 2019 Cricket World Cup winners England will visit India for a full-fledged tour in 2021. Keeping the 2021 ICC T20 World Cup in mind, both teams will play five T20Is against each other.
Besides, they will also confront in a 3-match ODI series, followed by four matches in the ICC World Test Championship. Sourav Ganguly confirmed the tour during a virtual press conference.
“England is touring India for four Test matches, three ODIs, and five T20Is. It is easy to have bilaterals as there are just two teams. We have to keep assessing the situation, a lot of people are talking about the second COVID-19 wave. We have to be careful,” Sourav Ganguly said.
A few reports have claimed that the new stadium in Ahmedabad would host a day-night Test match between India and England. However, Sourav Ganguly did not disclose anything about the venues for this tour.