Team India (IND) after concluding the ongoing ODI series in England (ENG) will not have much respite as they will immediately travel to West Indies (WI) for a three game ODI series and a five game T20 series. India’s tour of the West Indies will start on July 22, 2022 with the ODI series and end on August 7, 2022. All ODI matches will be played at Queen’s Park Oval, Trinidad, but the T20I series is scheduled to be played in three different places. The first T20I game will be played at Brian Lara Stadium, Tarouba, Trinidad, followed by the second and third T20 games which are scheduled to be played at Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts. The fourth and final T20 will be played in the United States at Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground in Lauderhill, Florida. In the meantime, you can download the full program from Schedule of the Tour of the Antilles 2022 in India in PDF format here, which contains match schedules in IST along with venue details.
Past stats suggest India’s dominance over West Indies in ODIs as the last time India lost an ODI series to Caribbean was in 2006. Hence, most senior players have rested for the West Indies tour who made the squad against England. recently, to allow the young team to smoke. Captain Rohit Sharma along with Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami have been rested, while senior fly-half Shikhar Dhawan has been tasked with leading the men in blue on the upcoming West Indies tour. Ravindra Jadeja will be vice-captain of the team.
Full schedule India vs West Indies 2022
|July 22, 2022||1st ODI||7:00 p.m.||Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad|
|July 24, 2022||2n/a ODI||7:00 p.m.||Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad|
|July 27, 2022||3rd ODI||7:00 p.m.||Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad|
|July 29, 2022||1st T20I||20:00||Brian Lara Stadium, Tarouba, Trinidad|
|August 01, 2022||2n/a T20I||20:00||Warner Park, Basseterre, St. Kitts|
|August 02, 2022||3rd T20I||20:00||Warner Park, Basseterre, St. Kitts|
|August 6, 2022||4e T20I||20:00||Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill, Florida|
|August 7, 2022||5e T20I||20:00||Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill, Florida|
In addition to India’s supremacy in the ODIs against the West Indies, the Men in Blue are also at the forefront in the T20I. The two teams have faced each other 20 times in the past and India have won 13 matches. West Indies have only had 6 wins against the 2007 T20 world cup winners. This gives us a hint that when India next tour West Indies for the white ball series, IND will have the upper hand over WI .
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