India vs Australia: Team India Gets Ready to Fly to Australia, Embracing the New Normal, See Photos

India's tour of Australia will begin with the 1st ODI in Sydney on November 27. The T20I series starts on December 4 and the 4-match Test series from December 17.

India vs Australia: Team India Gets Ready to Fly to Australia, Embracing the New Normal, See Photos

The 13th edition of Indian Premier League is over, now the focus shifts to international cricket for Indian cricketers. After almost a 60-day stay in the UAE, the Indian cricket team players led by Virat Kohli and head coach Ravi Shastri left for their nearly two-month-long Australia tour from Dubai on Wednesday night, wearing specially designed PPE kits.

India and Australia are set to play 3 T20Is, 3 ODIs and 4 Tests. All 30 cricketers of the ODI, T20I and Test squads are travelling together and they are set to observe a mandatory 14-day quarantine after landing in Australia before the three-match ODI series kickstarts from November 27 in Sydney.

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The three ODIs would be played on November 27, 29, and December 2 at Sydney Cricket Ground and at the Manuka Oval in Canberra respectively. The first T20I will also be played in Canberra on December 4 and the rest two on December 6 and 8 at the Sydney Cricket Ground. The first Test set to be played under lights from December 17 to 21 at the Adelaide Oval.

Indian cricketers led by captain Virat Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri strike a pose before leaving for Australia (Photo: BCCI/Twitter) Indian cricketers led by coach Ravi Shastri strike a pose before leaving for Australia (Photo: BCCI/Twitter)

India captain Virat Kohli click a picture with pacer Deepak Chahar (Photo: BCCI/Twitter) India captain Virat Kohli click a picture with pacer Deepak Chahar (Photo: BCCI/Twitter)

KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal who were brilliant with the bat in the IPL click a picture with Hardik Pandya. (Photo: BCCI/Twitter) KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal who were brilliant with the bat in the IPL click a picture with Hardik Pandya. (Photo: BCCI/Twitter)

Rishabh Pant, Navdeep Saini, Umesh Yadav, Md Shami, Shubman Gill take a picture inside the airport (Photo: KKR Twitter) Rishabh Pant, Navdeep Saini, Umesh Yadav, Md Shami, Shubman Gill take a picture inside the airport (Photo: KKR Twitter)

Md Shami pose with his pace bowling partner Umesh Yadav before leaving for Australia (Photo: Umesh Yadav Twitter) Md Shami pose with his pace bowling partner Umesh Yadav before leaving for Australia (Photo: Umesh Yadav Twitter)

Team India stars Umesh Yadav and Hardik Pandya sports their customised PPE kits and masks (Photo: BCCI Twitter) Team India stars Umesh Yadav and Hardik Pandya sports their customised PPE kits and masks (Photo: BCCI Twitter)



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RankTeamPointsRating
1 Australia 3028 116
2 New Zealand 2406 115
3 India 3085 114
4 England 4326 106
5 Sri Lanka 2454 91
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RankTeamPointsRating
1 England 5405 123
2 India 5939 116
3 New Zealand 3716 116
4 Australia 4278 113
5 South Africa 3345 108
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RankTeamPointsRating
1 Australia 6047 275
2 England 6573 274
3 India 9319 266
4 Pakistan 6824 262
5 South Africa 4823 254
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