There will be a Test series of 4 matches between Indian cricket team and England team on February-March of 2021 in India. The series will be very important for both teams regarding the ICC Test Championship table. It will not be easy for the English team to play quality cricket on turning tracks of India against the quality Indian team. Virat Kohli will lead the Indian team, and Joe Root will be the captain of the English team.
The 1st match of the series will be held on February 5-9, Friday 2021 at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai. The slow track of Chennai will help finger spin bowlers to dominate over batsmen. Both teams will look forward to bat first by winning the toss as it will be much harder to bat on 4th inning. Stuart Broad and James Anderson bowling combination can be a big threat for Indian batsmen against the new ball. Both teams will give their best to win the 1st Test match and carry momentum in the series.
The 2nd match of the series will be held on February 13-17, Saturday at same venue MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai. Probably another fresh wicket will be used for this match. The curators will have to do a brilliant job for making wicket hard and good to bat on. All eyes will be on R Ashwin. He is a quality spin bowler, and he has a very good record against England. He will play the match at his home ground so he will be well aware of the conditions.
The 3rd Test match of the series will be played on February 24-28, Wednesday 2021 at Sardar Patel Stadium, Ahmedabad.
The 4th or last Test match of the series will be held on March 12-16, Friday at the same venue Sardar Patel Stadium, Ahmedabad. This will be the first international series in India after Covid-19 period. Therefore, the management will make sure to have complete protection of players.