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England To Start Home International Summer With Two-Test Series Against New Zealand Beginning June 2

London, January 25: England will start their home international summer with a two- against New Zealand beginning 2, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced on Monday. The two Tests will be played at Lord’s (June 2-6) and Edgbaston (June 10-14).

Then England will face Sri Lanka in a three-match T20I series at Sophia Gardens ( 23 and 24) and The Ageas Bowl (June 26). These matches will be followed by a three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka between June 29 and July 4. ‘Playing for Cash in IPL’ Niroshan Sledges Jonny Bairstow After Being Dropped From England Squad For First Two Tests Against India (Watch Video).

After the Sri Lanka series, England will take on in three ODIs and as many T20Is from July 8 to 20. “The prospect of our England men’s team taking on the world’s two top-ranked Test in New Zealand and India this summer is something for us all to savour,” Tom Harrison said in a statement.

Currently, the Root-led England are in Sri Lanka participating in a two-match Test series. After that, they will be travelling to India to compete in four-match Test series, followed by five T20Is and three ODIs. India will also be touring England for a five-match Test series, currently scheduled to begin from August 4 in Nottingham.

(The above story first appeared on Reportr Door on Jan 25, 2021 05:17 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website reportrdoor.com).

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