India tour of Australia, 2018/19

From Nov 21, 2018 to Jan 18, 2019

Summary

India will be looking to add the heat to the Australian summer as the Virat Kohli-led team travels down under for a full-fledged tour. India will take on Australia in the three T20 Internationals, followed by four Tests and three One-Day Internationals. India’s tour of Australia kick-off with a T20I series on November 21 and ends with the third and final ODI on January 18.

 

The first of the three-match T20I series takes place at The Gabba in Brisbane. The teams will then travel to Melbourne for the second T20I on November and the third and final match of the series will be held at the Sydney Cricket Ground on November 25.

 

Following the T20I series, India will take on hosts in a four Tests. Between the T20I and Test series, India will play a three-day warm-up game at the Sydney Cricket Ground. The Test series kicks-off from December 06 at the Adelaide Oval and ends with the fourth Test in Sydney on January 03.

 

After the red-ball cricket, India, and Australia will compete in the three ODIs. Sydney, Adelaide, and Melbourne will host the matches respectively.

 

Last time, India toured Australia was in 2016. Though it was just a limited-overs tour and featured no Tests. Australia then won the five-match ODI series 4-1, but then India whitewashed the home side by winning all the three T20Is.

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