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India Women’s Team To Tour Australia In September

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The Indian women team last played their competitive tournament against South Africa women in March 2021. They had a poor outing, as Indian women team lost both the T20I and the ODI series. However, there good news for the fans. India Women’s Team To Tour Australia In September this year. The tour was scheduled for January this year but had to be originally postponed in December 2020. The series was to feature 3 ODIs. Indian women’s team last played in Australia when they participated in the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020. They were part of the record-setting final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). More than 80,000 fans saw them take on hosts Australia in a losing effort.

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They returned back to the action against South African women at home. However, they were thrashed badly in both the ODI and T20I series. Their rust and lack of preparation were evident. As the eves failed to show fluency in all departments of the game and looked unprepared. A report on the Cricket Australia website at the time said the series, rescheduled for the 2021-22 season, would be expanded to include three T20Is. Cricket Australia is yet to make any official announcement regarding the India women’s tour to Australia. Things are yet to be decided, like schedules or make-up of the series. However, Australia pacer Megan Schutt revealed this engagement a recent podcast that her side’s next assignment would be against India.

Mithali Raj and the India Women’s Team To Tour Australia In September
Mithali Raj and the India Women’s Team To Tour Australia In September

India Women’s Team To Tour Australia In September after they face England in a all-format series :

“We have got a tour against India in mid-September. So, there’s a couple of camps. I believe we are doing one in Darwin, which will be really cool. And then the tour against India. And then pretty much from there things get crazy with Big Bash, WNCL, Ashes, World Cup. Then hopefully the Commonwealth Games.”

– Megan Schutt said on No Balls

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Meanwhile, Indian women will be touring England for an all format tour. This includes a one-off Test match, which will be the first between the two sides since 2014. The tour gets underway on June 16 with a one-off Test in Bristol. Three ODIs and as many T20Is follow, with the tour ending on July 15. After that, it is expected that the likes of Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana, Jemimah Rodrigues, Deepti Sharma, and Shafali Verma will remain in England for the inaugural edition of the Hundred tournament. It will be played from July 21 to August 21. The Indian eves including Shafali Verma and Radha Yadav will also be seen in the seventh edition of the Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL). It is likely to be played in the usual October-November window.

Harmanpreet Kaur will be a vital player when India tours Australia
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