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Kiwis to tour India this year

2012-05-22 15:07

New Delhi - New Zealand will play two Test matches and two Twenty20 internationals during their tour of India in August-September, the Board of Control for Cricket announced on Tuesday.

The first Test will be played in Hyderabad from August 23 to 27, followed by the second in Bangalore from August 31 to September 4.

The Twenty20 internationals will be held in Visakhapatnam on September 8 and Chennai on September 11.

The New Zealand series opens a busy home season for India that also includes Test and limited-overs tours by England and Australia.

New Zealand tour itinerary:

Aug 23-27: First Test, Hyderabad

Aug 31-Sept 4: Second Test, Bangalore

Sept 8: First Twenty20 international, Visakhapatnam

Sept 11: Second Twenty20 international, Chennai.

AFP