World Twenty20: India to play West Indies, South Africa in warm-up games

Dubai: The Indian cricket team will square off against South Africa and the West Indies in its warm-up matches before the World Twenty20 Championships to be held in India from 8 March.

File photo of India playing in WT20. Getty Images

File photo of India playing in WT20. Getty Images

The Indians are scheduled to open their campaign in the event on 15 March against Bangladesh and before that, the team will play a couple of warm-up games.

The first of these games will be on 10 March in Kolkata against the West Indies, while the second game against South Africa will be held on March 13 in Mumbai.

India have been placed in Group 2 with New Zealand, Pakistan and Australia and a yet-to-be-decided qualifier.

New Delhi and Mumbai will host the semi-finals of the event on 30 and 31 March, while Kolkata will be the venue of the 3 April final.


Updated Date: Jan 18, 2016 09:45 AM

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