The year 2024 will be action packed for Team India. India have a tight calendar lined up. The Men in Blue will look forward to move forward from the heart breaking loss against Australia in the final of the ICC ODI World Cup 2023 and make amends in 2024. Let’s have a look at some of the big tournaments in which the Men in Blue will look to impress.
ICC T20 World Cup 2024
The mega event will be held across the West Indies and the United States of America from June 4-30. India will face tough resistance from the likes of Australia, England and New Zealand. Fans are eager that the Men in Blue will end their ICC trophy drought by winning this title.
England’s tour of India
Formidable England will visit India from January 25 to March 11 to play a five-match Test series. Indians have been unbeatable in their own conditions for a long period of time. However, Brendon McCullum’s England will want to change that. They will bring with themselves their new brand of cricket called ‘Bazball. They will try to exploit the Indian conditions and score at a brisk rate to put immense pressure on the hosts.
2024 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held from March to May. Defending champions Chennai Super Kings (CASK) and Mumbai Indians (MI) are the most formidable side for the mega event. Moreover, franchises like Sunrisers Hyderabad, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders have also made their team strong in the recently concluded mini auction.
India’s tour of Australia
India are expected to tour Australia in November-January for five Tests for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. India will have to be at their absolute best to pose any challenge to the Pat Cummins-led side. Moreover, it will be interesting to see how they out-think their ormidable opponents when it comes to strategy.