A day after the Indian Premier League was over, the Indian cricket team, which is leaving for an important tour of Australia, has reached Sydney. The team, including captain Kohli, left for Dubai tour to Australia on Wednesday. Team India will begin this tour on 27 November.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India shared a photo of the players of the Indian team with a new PPT kit and mask. This picture was taken of all the players of the team together before leaving for Dubai from Dubai. Team India players will have to stay in the 14-day quarantine after making the move to Australia. The BCCI had requested to reduce it but Cricket Australia did not accept it.
Former Australia captain Steve Smith and David Warner, who have taken part in the Indian Premier League, are also reaching their country. On this tour, the Indian team will play a series of 3 ODIs and as many T20 matches. The ODI series will be played in Sydney on 27, 29 November and 2 December. While the T20 series will be on 4, 6 and 8 December.
After this, Team India will play 4 Test matches series. The first match will be played from 17 to 21 December which will be Day Night. This is the first time the Indian team will play a day night test in Australia. The second Test will take place on 26 December while the last two Test matches of the series will be played from 7 and 15 January.