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Indian cricket team’s full 2017 schedule at a glance: AUS visit IND again!

Indian cricket team will take on Australia, New Zealand and Sri Lanka later this year. As for West Indies, they’ll go on to face England while South Africa will take on Bangladesh.

cricket Updated: Aug 10, 2017 16:38 IST
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Indian cricket team coach Ravi Shastri, center facing camera, speaks to players before the beginning of the fourth day of the first Test cricket match between India and Sri Lanka in Galle, Sri Lanka, on July 29, 2017. India will play a long home season after the series in Sri Lanka.
Indian cricket team coach Ravi Shastri, center facing camera, speaks to players before the beginning of the fourth day of the first Test cricket match between India and Sri Lanka in Galle, Sri Lanka, on July 29, 2017. India will play a long home season after the series in Sri Lanka.(AP)

Limited-overs cricket will return to dominate India cricket team’s home season as the country hosts Australia, New Zealand and Sri Lanka between late September and December.

Virat Kohli-led India are ranked No. 1 in Tests and last year played 13 of the long-format matches during a bumper home season against New Zealand, England, Bangladesh and Australia.

As for West Indies, they’ll go on to face England while South Africa will take on Bangladesh later this year.

(Read | Arjuna Ranatunga believes India’s pace attack no longer one-man show)

Here’s the full cricket schedule -

Australia’s tour of India – 5 ODIs and 3 T20Is (from September 17 to October 13, 2017) . 1st ODI: September 17; 2nd ODI: September 21; 3rd ODI: September 24; 4th ODI: September 28; 5th ODI: October 1; 1st T20: October 7; 2nd T20: October 10; 3rd T20: October 13.

New Zealand’s tour of India – 3 ODIs and 3 T20Is (Late October to first week of November, tentatively)

Sri Lanka’s tour of India - 3 Tests, 3 ODIs and 3 T20Is (Will finish in last week of December, tentatively)

West Indies tour of England – 3 Tests, 1 T20I, 5 ODIs (August 17 – September 29)

West Indies tour of Ireland – 1 ODI (Sept 13)

West Indies tour of New Zealand – 2 Tests, 3 ODIs, 3 T20Is (December 1 – January 3)

(Read | England coach Trevor Bayliss warns series win won’t paper over cracks)

Ashes 2017-18 (Australia vs England) – 5 Tests (November 23 – January 8)

Australia’s tour of Bangladesh – 2 Tests (August 27 – September 8)

Bangladesh tour of South Africa – 2 Tests, 3 ODIs, 2 T20Is (September 28 – October 29)

Sri Lanka’s tour of Pakistan (UAE) – 2 Tests, 5 ODIs and 3 T20Is (Likely to start late September. The itinerary is yet to be finalized)

Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe (Afghanistan likely to play their first ever Test, itinerary yet to be finalized)