India Vs Zimbabwe T20 Series – Team India to Tour Zimbabwe for Five-Match T20I Series In July 2024 , Right After World Cup .

India Vs Zimbabwe T20 Series – Team India is set to embark on a tour to Zimbabwe for a thrilling five-match T20I series in July, following the conclusion of the 2024 T20 World Cup. The Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) and the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have officially confirmed this exciting news on Tuesday, February 6.

India Vs Zimbabwe T20 Series
India Vs Zimbabwe T20 Series , image – getty image.

The series, scheduled from July 6 to 14, will take place in the vibrant city of Harare. This decision reflects the commitment of both cricket boards to strengthen bilateral ties and promote collaboration in the sport.

India’s last visit to Zimbabwe dates back to 2022 when they swept a three-match ODI series with a resounding 3-0 victory. Prior to that, in 2016, India clinched a closely contested three-match T20I series against the hosts, securing a 2-1 triumph.

The encounter between the two teams in the 2022 T20 World Cup saw India emerge victorious by a significant margin of 71 runs, further fueling anticipation for their upcoming clash in Zimbabwe.

In the ICC T20I rankings, India currently holds the top position, showcasing their dominance in the shortest format of the game. Meanwhile, Zimbabwe finds itself placed at the 13th spot, highlighting the challenge they will face against the formidable Indian side.

As cricket enthusiasts eagerly await this exciting series, it promises to be a thrilling showcase of talent and competition on the cricketing stage.

India Vs Zimbabwe T20 Series , five-match T20I series in July

According to Zimbabwe Cricket, BCCI secretary Jay Shah stated:

 “The BCCI has always played a pioneering role in contributing to the global cricketing community. We understand that it is a period of rebuilding for Zimbabwe, and Zimbabwe Cricket needs our support at this juncture.

Our steadfast commitment to touring and supporting fellow member boards aligns with our principle of bringing about a positive transformation within the cricketing landscape. The BCCI will do its best to make bilateral cricket stronger and commercially more viable.

“Our pledge to support Zimbabwe Cricket reflects a shared vision for the growth and prosperity of cricket on the international stage.”

India Vs Zimbabwe T20 Series , Chairman Tavengwa Mukuhlani
India Vs Zimbabwe T20 Series , Chairman Tavengwa Mukuhlani, image – getty image.

In the meantime, Zimbabwe Cricket Chairman Tavengwa Mukuhlani chimed in:

“We are absolutely thrilled to be hosting India for a T20I series in July in what will be our biggest international attraction at home this year. The game of cricket has always immensely benefited from India’s influence and dedication to the sport, and I would like to say a huge thank you to the BCCI for committing to tour Zimbabwe once again.

He added:

“The significance and magnitude of this tour cannot be over-emphasised, especially as it is coming at a time we are working round the clock to re-establish ourselves as a force to reckon with at the highest level of the game.”

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