England is traveling to India in November 2016 for the 5 test match, 3 ODI and 2 Twenty20 as part of the bilateral series set to be played from 09 November to February 2017. Its 3 month long tour and one of the most anticipated in recent history between the two sides.
Tour Dates: The tour will begin with the opening test match on 09th November 2016 at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot. The five test matches will be played through December 20th after which England is set to return home before returning back to India 3 weeks later for the ODI and Twenty20 series. ODI series begin on 15th January 2017. Below is the entire schedule of England tour of India this winter.
|1||1st Test||09 November-13 November||Saurashtra CA Stadium, Rajkot|
|2||2nd Test||17 November-21 November||Visakhapatnam, India|
|3||3rd Test||26 November-30 November||Mohali, Chandigarh|
|4||4th Test||08 December-12 December||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai|
|5||5th Test||16 December-20 December||Chepauk, Chennai|
|6||1st One Day||15 January 2017||Maharashtra Stadium, Pune|
|7||2nd One Day||19 January 2017||Barabati Stadium, Cuttack|
|8||3rd Twenty20||22 January 2017||Eden Gardens, Kolkata|
|9||1st Twenty20||26 January 2017||Green Park, Kanpur|
|10||2nd Twenty20||29 January 2017||Vidarbha Stadium, Nagpur|
|10||3rd Twenty20||01 February 2017||Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore|
Its massive series which provide india a great opportunity to snatch the number#1 test ranking from Pakistan if they results go there way. While England will be hoping to put together a similar performance what they produce back in 2012-13 tour. England won the 4 match test series 2-1 and they also beat India back in the UK with a comfortable 3-1 win in 5 match test series.