England vs India, Test sequence and tour 2024: Full schedule and fixtures | EUROtoday

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England start a busy 12 months of Test cricket with a five-match sequence in India, as they goal to proceed their ‘Bazball’ revolution within the subcontinent.

Since Brendon McCullum took over the reins of the Test crew in 2022 England are but to lose a Test sequence at house or away, successful 4 and drawing three. Their total Test win-loss document is at 14 victories and 6 defeats in the identical interval.

An intense six-week tour of India is prone to be one other stern check of the ‘new England’. The final time they toured there they had been on the tip of a 3-1 hiding. They received the primary Test however then misplaced the following three closely by 317 runs, 10 wickets and an innings and 25 runs respectively.

Indeed, since their well-known 2-1 victory in 2012/3 England have received only one Test out of 9 in India, dropping seven and drawing the opposite one.

The tour comes after England’s white-ball aspect finish their 12 months with a T20 and one-day worldwide tour of the West Indies.

When is it?

The five-Test sequence runs from January 25 2024 till March 11 2024, assuming the ultimate Test goes the total 5 days.

What is the total fixture listing and schedule?

All instances Greenwich Mean Time

1st Test: January 25–29, Hyderabad (4am begin)
2nd Test: February 2–6,  Visakhapatnam (4am begin)
third Test: February 15–19, Rajkot (4am begin)
4th Test: February 23-27, Ranchi (4am begin)
fifth Test: March 7–11, Dharamsala (4am begin)

Who is within the England squad?

England shocked supporters by asserting Shoaib Bashir, a 20-year-old Somerset offspinner, as one in all three debutants of their squad.

Bashir, who has performed simply six video games of first-class cricket for Somerset, has been picked on potential, most likely primarily based on his excessive motion and him spectacular performances on an England Lions coaching camp within the UAE.

In a 16-player touring social gathering the opposite two males uncapped at Test degree are Lancashire left-arm spinner Tom Hartley and Surrey quick bowler Gus Atkinson. Hartley and Atkinson have each performed white-ball cricket for the nationwide crew.

Rehan Ahmed, the legspinner, can be within the crew and there’s a fourth spin possibility in Jack Leach, who’s getting back from a stress fracture in his again. Liam Dawson and Will Jacks, two different spinners with worldwide expertise, have been ignored.

There are 4 seam-bowling choices: James Anderson, Ollie Robinson, Mark Wood and Atkinson.

England’s 16-man squad

Ben Stokes (captain), Rehan Ahmed, James Anderson, Gus Atkinson, Jonny Bairstow (wicketkeeper), Shoaib Bashir, Harry Brook, Zak Crawley, Ben Duckett, Ben Foakes, Tom Hartley, Jack Leach, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson, Joe Root, Mark Wood

What are the newest Test outcomes between the 2 groups?

India in England (2021)

August: Match drawn
August: India received by 151 runs
August: England received by an innings and 76 runs
September: India received by 157 runs
July 2022 (match delayed by Covid): England received by seven wickets

England in India (2021)

February: England received by 227 runs
February: India received by 317 runs
February: India received by 10 wicket
March: India received by an innings and 25 runs