England Women's Team To Host India And New Zealand For Test, ODI And T20I Series From July 2021, Check Full Schedule

England Women’s Team To Host India And New Zealand For Test, ODI And T20I Series From July 2021, Check Full Schedule

England Women Cricket Team
England Women Cricket Team (Image Credit: Twitter)

England Women Cricket Team will play multi-format series against India and New Zealand from June to September 2021. The summer cricketing season of England women will consist of three-match ODI series against India along with an Insurance Test Match (LV) at the start. It will be followed by a three-match T20I series.

Against New Zealand, England will play a three-match T20I series in September. It will be followed by five-match ODI series. ECB Chief Executive Officer Tom Harrison said that England Cricket is very excited about hosting India and New Zealand. The above-mentioned series will be played simultaneously with The Hundred domestic tournament, scheduled to begin on July 21 in England.

India Women Cricket Team
India Women Cricket Team (Image Credit: Twitter)

England Women To Play Test, ODIs And T20Is Against India

England Cricket Board announced that they will play a three-match ODI (Royal London Series) against India. The Royal London Series will be played in June and July this year. Ahead of this series that will start with the first match on July 27, 2021, the England women team will also play Insurance Test Match (LV) against India starting on July 16, 2021.  After the Royal London Series, England will also host India for a three-match T20I series in July.

The series will be called Vitality IT20 Series and the first T20I will be played on July 9, 2021 at The County Ground in Northampton.

New Zealand Women Cricket Team
New Zealand Women Cricket Team (Image Credit: Twitter)

Against New Zealand, the England team will play a three-match T20I series in September 2021. It will be called Vitality IT20 Series. It will be followed by Royal London Series– a five-match ODI series. Below is the full schedule of England women’s forthcoming home series against India and New Zealand.

England Women vs India Women

Insurance Test Match (IV)

  • Wednesday, June 16-Saturday June 19: LV= Insurance Test Match. England v India (Bristol County Ground)

Royal London Series

  • Sunday, June 27: 1st match of the Royal London Series. England v India (Bristol County Ground)
  • Wednesday, June 30: 2nd match of the Royal London Series. England v India (The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton)
  • Sunday, July 3: 3rd match of the Royal London Series. England v India (New Road, Worcester)

Vitality IT20 Series

  • Friday, July 9: 1st Vitality IT20. England v India (The County Ground, Northampton)
  • Sunday, July 11: 2nd Vitality IT20: England v India (The 1st Central County Ground, Hove)
  • Thursday, July 15: 3rd Vitality IT20: England v India (The Cloudfm County Ground, Chelmsford)

England Women vs New Zealand Women

Vitality IT20 Series

  • Wednesday, September 1: 1st Vitality IT20. England v New Zealand (The Cloudfm County Ground, Chelmsford)
  • Saturday, September 4: 2nd Vitality IT20. England v New Zealand (The 1st Central County Ground, Hove)
  • Thursday, September 9: 3rd Vitality IT20. England v New Zealand (The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton)

Royal London Series

  • Thursday, September 16: 1st match of the Royal London Series. England v New Zealand (Bristol County Ground)
  • Sunday, September 19: 2nd match of the Royal London Series. England v New Zealand (New Road, Worcester)
  • Tuesday, September 21: 3rd match of the Royal London Series. England v New Zealand (The Uptonsteel County Ground, Leicester)
  • Thursday, September 23: 4th match of the Royal London Series. England v New Zealand (The Incora County Ground, Derby)
  • Sunday, September 26: 5th match of the Royal London Series. England v New Zealand (The Spitfire Ground, St Lawrence, Canterbury)