India is currently playing against New Zealand in 5-match ODI series and after that, Men in Blue will take on England at home in the 3-month long cricket tour which includes five Test, three ODIs, and three-match T20I series. Once competition of the England tour, team India will play against Australia on their home soil. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) recently announced India vs Australia 2017 schedule and match fixtures with the dates and venues.
The team India also have to play a single Test against Bangladesh in Hyderabad, from February 8, 2017, before facing Kangaroos. The India vs Australia 2017 tour is named as Paytm Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2016 and the tour will begin in February 2017 with Test series. The series will start on 23rd February 2016 and the first match will be played at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune.
The second game of the series is scheduled to start from 4th March 2016 at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in while the 3rd Test will start from March 16 and will be played in Ranchi. The last and final game of the series will take place in Dharamsala from March 25.
Australia faced whitewashed 4-0 by India in their last tour of India in the year 2013 and this time also, it will be tough for them to beat India as looking on current form. India is one of the strongest team at home and past records are in favour of the home team. Here is the complete India vs Australia 2017 schedule and match fixtures.
India vs Australia 2017 Schedule
|February 23-27||India vs New Zealand, 1st Test||9:30 AM IST||Pune|
|March 4-8||India vs New Zealand, 2nd Test||9:30 AM IST||Bengaluru|
|March 16-20||India vs New Zealand, 3rd Test||9:30 AM IST||Ranchi|
|March 25-29||India vs New Zealand, 4th Test||9:30 AM IST||Dharamsala|