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ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Indian cricket team’s full schedule

India, who will be led by Virat Kohli, are placed in Group B along side Pakistan, Sri Lanka and South Africa for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 and their campaign begins on June 4 against arch-rivals Pakistan.

cricket Updated: May 08, 2017 20:52 IST
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India are the defending champions of the ICC Champions Trophy, having won the 2013 edition by defeating England.
India are the defending champions of the ICC Champions Trophy, having won the 2013 edition by defeating England.(Getty Images)

After much delay and drama, the Indian squad for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy was announced in New Delhi on Monday and there were no major surprises.

India are the defending champions of the Champions Trophy, having won the 2013 edition by defeating England by five runs in a rain-affected encounter in Birmingham.

Before the start of the tournament, India will play two warm-up games both at the Kennington Oval. Their first game will be against New Zealand on May 28 and their second match will be against Bangladesh on May 30.

Highlights
  • India’s matches in the Champions Trophy are on June 4, June 8, June 11
  • On June 4, India take on Pakistan. On June 8, they take on Sri Lanka. On June 11, they face South Africa
  • India are the defending champions of the ICC Champions Trophy

In the main competition, India are placed in Group B along side South Africa, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. The team that finishes in the top two will qualify for the semifinal where they will take on the top two teams of Group A which features Australia, England, New Zealand and Bangladesh.

Here is the complete list of the schedule of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017

Date: June 1

Match: Group A - England v Bangladesh

Venue: Kennington Oval, London

Time: 15:00 hrs IST

Date: June 2

Match: Group A - Australia v New Zealand

Venue: Edgbaston, Birmingham

Time: 15:00 hrs IST

Date: June 3

Match: Group B - Sri Lanka v South Africa

Venue: Kennington Oval, London

Time: 15:00 hrs IST

Date: June 4

Match: Group B - India vs Pakistan

Venue: Edgbaston, Birmingham

Time: 15:00 hrs IST

Date: June 5

Match: Group A - Australia v Bangladesh

Venue: Kennington Oval, London

Time: 18:00 hrs IST (D/N)

Date: June 6

Match: Group A - England v New Zealand

Venue: Sophia Gardens, Cardiff

Time: 15:00 hrs IST

Date: June 7

Match: Group B - Pakistan v South Africa

Venue: Edgbaston, Birmingham

Time: 18:00 hrs IST (D/N)

Date: June 8

Match: Group B - India v Sri Lanka

Venue: Kennington Oval, London

Time: 15:00 hrs IST

Date: June 9

Match: Group A - New Zealand v Bangladesh

Venue: Sophia Gardens, Cardiff

Time: 15:00 hrs IST

Date: June 10

Match: Group A - England v Australia

Venue: Edgbaston, Birmingham

Time: 15:00 hrs IST

Date: June 11

Match: Group B - India v South Africa

Venue: Kennington Oval, London

Time: 15:00 hrs IST

Date: June 12

Match: Group B - Sri Lanka v Pakistan

Venue: Sophia Gardens, Cardiff

Time: 15:00 hrs IST

Date: June 14

1st semifinal

Venue: Sophia Gardens, Cardiff

Time: 15:00 hrs IST

Date: June 15

2nd semifinal

Venue: Edgbaston, Birmingham

Time: 15:00 hrs IST

Date: June 18

Final

Venue: Kennington Oval, London

Time: 15:00 hrs IST