India and England team. ©ICC

BCCI today announced the dates for the upcoming home series against England.

The England team will start the tour by playing a match against Board President’s XI on 18th February at Wankhede Stadium followed by three ODIs and three T20Is. The ODIs will take place on February 22nd, 25th and 28th at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

Unlike the the ODIs played last year, these ODIs will be a part of the ICC Women’s ODI Championship. The said matches will be begin at 9:00 am IST.

From Mumbai, the England team will travel to Guwahati for three T20Is which will be played at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium. The matches will take place on March 4th, 7th and 9th beginning at 10:00 am IST.

England had toured India in 2018 for a T20I triangular series including Australia to whom they lost in the final. This was followed by three ODI series against India which the host won 2-1 in which Smriti Mandhana was awarded player of the series.

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