Pataudi Trophy fifth edition is set to take place from August 4, 2023 between India and England. The tour to feature a five-match test series and 3-match T20 series beginning from August 4, ECB has released the India tour of England 2023 schedule and fixtures. The three lions are also holders of the trophy and have won the last three test series of the tournament. On the other hand, India faces New Zealand in the finals of the ICC Test Championship in July.
Pataudi Trophy is a tournament created to commemorate the 75 years of test rivalry between England and India. India won the inaugural tournament in 2007. The trophy was made and designed by Jocelyn Burton. This test series is next to the iconic Ashes played between two rivals, England and Australia. Its administrators are the BCCI and ESB.
The 2023 Pataudi Trophy will start on 4th August and will end on September 14 across five tests game. England will come into this tournament after facing New Zealand, Sri Lanka, and Pakistan.
On the flip side, India will have a few days break after the ICC Championship final in Southampton. Here are the details you need to know, Pataudi trophy 2023 schedule.
India tour of England 2023 Schedule
Here’s the complete schedule of India vs England 2023 tour along with the venue and timings.
IND vs ENG 1st Test, Trent Bridge, Nottingham
The first test will be played at Trent Bridge in Nottingham. A very famous stadium in England for test matches. August 4 is the opening day of the tournament. The match starts at 11:00 am on Monday. Indian fans need to switch on their TV at 3:30 PM to view it.
IND vs ENG 2nd Test, Lord’s, London
The second test will be held at the historical ground, the Lord’s. India only has managed to won only twice at the venue. The match starts as usual at 11:00 am with Indians available to watch at 3:30 PM (IST). The second match of the series will begin on August 12.
3rd Test Headingley Carnegie, Leeds
The next test is scheduled for 21 August. It will be held in Leeds. This test may provide a clear picture of both the teams in the tournament. The five-day test will end on 25th August. Beginning time is the same.
IND vs ENG 4th Test KIA Oval, London
The fourth Test will be played the month after. It will be hosted in another famous ground, Oval in London. This is set to begin on 2nd September and run until the 6th. We will get to know the winner of the series at this stage. There is no change in the start time.
IND vs ENG 5th Test Old Trafford, Manchester
The Final Test match will be played at Old Trafford in Manchester. This comes after both venues in the capital city of the country. The concluding game of the series will begin on 10 Sept and end on 14 Sept.
IND vs ENG 2023 TV channel & Live Streaming
Sony Six and Sony Ten 3 to broadcast the India tour of England 2023 fixtures in India and its subcontinent while IND vs ENG series live streaming game to be shown on SonyLIV’s app and website.
India Test Squad: Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (Captain), Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), R. Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohd. Shami, Md. Siraj, Shardul Thakur, Umesh Yadav, KL Rahul (subject to fitness clearance), Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper; subject to fitness clearance).
India ODI squad: Virat Kohli (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni(wk), Dinesh Karthik, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Washington Sundar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Siddharth Kaul, Umesh Yadav.
India T20I squad: Virat Kohli (Capt), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Suresh Raina, Manish Pandey, MS Dhoni (wk), Dinesh Karthik, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Washington Sundar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Siddharth Kaul, Umesh Yadav
The squad for the Pataudi trophy. We can only speculate at the moment. One thing is for sure is that Joe Root will captain the England national team and Viral Kohli will do the same for India.
For the host, Stuart Broad, Jamie Anderson, Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer is likely to make up the squad. Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant, Jasprit Bumrah, Cheteshwar Pujara will be the key members of the Indian team.