Cricket West Indies has announced the schedule for the much-awaited India tour of West Indies 2023 which will commence with two-match Test series. The multi-format tour will see India & West Indies lock horns with each other in two Tests, three ODIs & five T20Is. The two Tests will be a part of the WTC 2023-25 cycle. Windsor Park, Dominica will host the first Test fixture from 12-16 July while the second Test will be held at Queen’s Park Oval in Trinidad between 20-24 July.
The second Test of the series will mark the 100th Test between both nations. The first ODI of the series will be played in Kensington Oval in Barbados and the series will conclude on August 1 with the third ODI. After the conclusion of ODIs, five-match T20I series will be played between both nations.
“We are delighted to be able to confirm the schedule and venues for the highly anticipated visit by India. One of the highlights will be the 100th Test at the Queen’s Park Oval and this promises to be a fantastic occasion as we celebrate this historic event between these two proud cricketing nations,” said Johnny Grave, CEO of CWI as quoted by WI’s official website.
“We also look forward to hosting India in the white ball fixtures and welcoming fans to attend the matches across the region, as well as in the United States. It will be 18 days of entertainment for cricket lovers to enjoy and savor,” he added.
India tour of West Indies 2023: Complete Schedule
12-16 July- 1st Test Match, Windsor Park, Dominica
20-24 July- 2nd Test Match, Queen’s Park Oval, Trinidad
* Local start time: 10h00 (09h00 Jamaica time) India time 7.30 PM IST
27 July- 1st ODI, Kensington Oval, Barbados
29 July- 2nd ODI, Kensington Oval, Barbados
1 August- 3rd ODI, Brian Lara Cricket Academy, Trinidad
Local start time: 09h30 (08h30 Jamaica time) India time 7 PM IST
Five T20 Internationals
3 August: 1st T20I, Brian Lara Cricket Academy, Trinidad
6 August: 2nd T20I, National Stadium, Guyana
8 August: 3rd T20I, National Stadium Guyana
12 August: 4th T20I, Broward County Stadium, Lauderhill, Florida
13 August: 5th T20I, Broward County Stadium, Lauderhill, Florida
Local start time: 10h30 (09h30 Jamaica time)