India Vs England Test Series 2016 Schedule / India Squad For England series 2016 / Ind Vs England 2016 Schedule Fixtures & Teams : Recently India thrashed New Zealand in the 5 Match ODI series with a great win of 3-2. Now India players are getting ready to face England in five-match Test Series which is going to start on November 9, 2016 at Rajkot. Previously England visited India in 2012-13 and they turned the score table by winning the Test series 2-1 against India. But now the men in blue are looking confident with a young team which is lead by Virat Kohli. England team recently showed a very bad performance and suffered a humiliating loss in the second and final Test against Bangladesh. From Bangladesh already England cricket team have reached Mumbai and they will be leaving to Rajkot next, where the first test will be played.
Some changes have been made in the Indian cricket team and best openers KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, and Rohit Sharma are out of the team for first two Tests because of their injuries. For the first time all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been selected for the crucial test series and it’s a great opportunity for him to prove his skills as a Test player. Fast bowler Ishant Sharma also have been included in the team to the pace attack against a strong looking England batting order. Gautam Gambhir has been selected in the team in place of KL Rahul and he will be opening the match. As per sources it is also heard that, England team will not play any practice matches and they will have only one practice session on 5 November before leaving to Rajkot to play first test match.
India Vs England 5 Test Series 2016 Schedule & FixturesThe five test series matches will be held at different locations on different dates in India and below is the complete schedule of the upcoming India vs England five test series Info:
India Vs England Test Series 2016 Schedule
|Ind Vs Eng 2016||Date||Venue||Timings|
|India vs England 1st Test||09-13 Nov, 2016||Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot||09:30 AM (IST)|
|India vs England 2nd Test||17-21 Nov, 2016||Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam||09:30 AM (IST)|
|India vs England 3rd Test||26-30 Nov, 2016||Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali||09:30 AM (IST)|
|India vs England 4thTest||8-12 DEC, 2016||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai||09:30 AM (IST)|
|India vs England 5th Test||16-20 DEC, 2016||MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai||09:30 AM (IST)|