Zimbabwe to host India, Bangladesh before a tour to Australia after 18 years


Zimbabwe are set for a busy two months with incoming excursions from Bangladesh and India and a go to to Australia after 18 years.

India, who have not toured Zimbabwe since 2016, are set to play three ODIs on August 18, 20 and 22 in Harare. The collection is a part of the ICC ODI Tremendous League that serves to determine the seven direct qualifiers, together with the hosts, for subsequent 12 months’s 50-over World Cup in India. Zimbabwe are presently placed 12th within the 13-team pool, with simply three wins in 15 matches. The ODI collection is scheduled to complete lower than per week earlier than the 2022 Asia Cup, which is about to be performed between August 27 and September 11, in the UAE.

With their place at this 12 months’s T20 World Cup sealed, Zimbabwe may also have a chance to acclimatise to Australian circumstances after they tour the nation for 3 ODIs in Townsville on August 28, 31 and September 3.

Apart from the 2015 World Cup, Zimbabwe haven’t toured Australia since 2003-04, whereas the 2 groups final met in ODIs throughout a tri-series in 2014.

Bangladesh play Zimbabwe in three T20Is from July 30 to August 2, earlier than the 2 sides face-off in three ODIs on August 5, 7 and 10. All matches shall be staged in Harare. That collection shall be adopted by India’s tour.

A young India squad, led by Shikhar Dhawan, is presently within the Caribbean for a three-match ODI collection that shall be adopted by 5 T20Is that end on August 7 in Florida.

Earlier final week, Zimbabwe secured their spot on the 2022 T20 World Cup by successful the eight-team qualifying event in Bulawayo. They beat Netherlands within the closing by 37 runs with Sikandar Raza returning 4 for 8.

Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh 2022:

1st T20I – July 30, Harare
2nd T20I – July 31, Harare
third T20I – August 2, Harare

1st ODI – August 5, Harare
2nd ODI – August 7, Harare
third ODI – August 10, Harare

Zimbabwe vs India 2022

1st ODI – August 18, Harare
2nd ODI – August 20, Harare
third ODI – August 22, Harare

Australia vs Zimbabwe 2022

1st ODI – August 28, Townsville
2nd ODI – August 31, Townsville
third ODI – September 3, Townsville

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