The fifth and last Take a look at between England and India was referred to as off attributable to an outbreak of COVID-19 throughout the Indian contingent in Manchester in September this 12 months.
The cancelled match that was scheduled to be performed at Outdated Trafford will now happen at Edgbaston, beginning July 1, 2022, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) confirmed on Friday.
The Virat Kohli-led India are presently main the five-match Take a look at collection 2-1.
After the conclusion of the rescheduled Take a look at, India and England will compete in three T20Is and as many ODIs, with the tour concluding on July 17.
“We’re very happy that we’ve reached an settlement with BCCI to making a becoming finish to what has been a superb collection thus far,” stated Tom Harrison, ECB Chief Govt Officer in his official assertion.
“I’m very grateful to all of the venues concerned for the cooperation they’ve proven in permitting us to reschedule this match. I’d additionally wish to thank Cricket South Africa for his or her help and understanding to permit these adjustments to be potential.
“We wish to apologise once more to followers for the disruption and disappointment of September occasions. We all know it was a day that so many had deliberate lengthy prematurely.
“We recognise that accommodating this further match means a tighter schedule for the white ball collection. We are going to proceed to handle our gamers’ welfare and workloads by subsequent 12 months whereas we additionally proceed to hunt the optimum schedule for followers, gamers and our companions throughout the sport,” Harrison added.
Revised schedule of India’s tour to England 2022:
- Rescheduled fifth Take a look at, Edgbaston – July 1-5
- 1st T20I, Ageas Bowl – July 7
- 2nd T20I, Edgbaston – July 9
- third T20I, Trent Bridge – July 10
- 1st ODI, The Oval – July 12
- 2nd ODI, Lord’s – July 14
- third ODI, Outdated Trafford – July 17