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South African cricket team’s longest tour to India

JOHANNESBURG – South African cricket board on Monday announced the schedule for Twenty20, One Day International (ODI) and Test matches against India.

First time history of cricket, South African team will play four Test matches in India. This will be the longest tour of South Africa team to India.

“Both countries are now working to develop this into an icon series. Another first is that we will be playing our first Twenty20 International match against India in India,” CSA CEO Harron Lorgat said.

South African star batsman AB de Villiers will play his 100th Test match in Bangalore. AB represents Bangalore city in Indian Premier League Twenty20 tournament.

Schedule:

Twenty20 Internationals:
Oct. 2: 1st T20, Dharamshala
Oct. 5: 2nd T20, Cuttack
Oct. 8: 3rd T20, Kolkata

One Day Internationals:
Oct. 11: 1st ODI, Kanpur
Oct. 14: 2nd ODI, Indore
Oct. 18: 3rd ODI, Rajkot
Oct. 22: 4th ODI, Chennai
Oct. 25: 5th ODI, Mumbai

Tests:
Nov. 5-9: 1st Test, Mohali
Nov. 14-18: 2nd Test, Bangalore
Nov. 25-29: 3rd Test, Nagpur
Dec. 3-7: 4th Test, Delhi