India to begin England tour with 1st T20 at Manchester today
KalingaTV News Network
Manchester: Virat Kohli led Team India begins their UK tour with the first of the 3 Twenty20 matches at Old Trafford here today.
The match will begin at 10 PM IST. India will also play 3 One-Day Internationals against England, with the first match scheduled on the 12th of this month.
“Playing against a good team in their conditions and at their home, to get the opportunity to be able to beat them in their home conditions, it is a point of excitement for us and not pressure,” Kohli said while briefing the media.
India will conclude their UK tour with 5 Test matches, the first of which will begin from the 1st of August.
The tour will conclude with the final Test at London beginning from 7th of September. Before the UK tour, India beat Ireland 2-nil in the two Twenty20 match series.