Indian cricket team leaves for Zimbabwe tour- Indian cricket team has departed for Zimbabwe where the men in blue will indulge a tougher cricketing fight against the host. Series of three One Day International and three T20 matches has been scheduled for these teams which will be played in this month. 11th June is the commencing date of the clash between Indian and Zimbabwe cricket squad.

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MS Dhoni
MS Dhoni

Dhoni brigade will implement its talent in both bowling as well as batting. Youngsters in 2016 ICC T20 hosting team have performed brilliantly in the domestic Indian Premier League. This will be the first time for most of the fresh cricketers of India to confront with Zimbabwe. Opportunity will have to be grabbed and utilized properly so as to maintain the consistency.

Skipper said that he will have to quickly assess what their strengths are and at the same time, depending on the team composition, what is the best possible slot or best possible manner the individual can be utilized. He further opined that the composition looked good and it is a good cricket team. MS has the great credential of leading the team and cricket lovers across the nation are expecting same from him.

New faces in the team comprise of KL Rahul, Mandeep Singh, Dhawal Kulkarni and Jayant Yadav whose performances throughout the IPL season 9 were too beguiling. Most of the players in Zimbabwe cricket team also are young. Thus, a healthy competition is predicted to happen among these emerging sportsmen.

Tour schedule is provided below. Have a look at it.

India vs Zimbabwe 2016 Schedule

Date Fixture
11 June 2016 One-Day International – 1
13 June 2016 One-Day International – 2
15 June 2016 One-Day International – 3
18 June 2016 Twenty20 International – 1
20 June 2016 Twenty20 International – 2
22 June 2016 Twenty20 International – 3