The India – West Indies series 2013 is set to begin today with the 1st Test at Eden Gardens Kolkata, and all eyes are on Sachin Tendulkar. All set for a historic series India will look to bid a stylish goodbye to the man who has ruled Indian cricket for long now.
The pressure is on West Indies, who would want to register a win after a 30 year gap in the Indian subcontinent.
On Wednesday, November 5, the first major match would get rolling at 9:00 a.m. local time at Eden Gardens in Kolkata, when the toss gets ready for the historic Test match.
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And then would come the second Test Match on November 14, at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
This Wankhede outing would be the master blaster’s 200th Test match and it would be his last too. Emotional scenes are expected as the batsman would pad up for his last Test match. You can check the Ind vs WI live ball-by-ball commentary and score here.
The West Indies would also play 3 ODIs – at Kochi on November 21, Vishakhapatnam on November 24 and Kanpur on November 27 – in the series.
Star Sports and Star Cricket TV channels will be telecasting the series live with Hindi and English commentary in India and other Asian countries. Star Sports will also be live streaming the matches live at its official website.
1st Test – Eden Gardens, Kolkata – Nov 6
2nd Test – Wankhede, Mumbai – Nov 14
Ist ODI – Nehru Stadium, Kochi – Nov 21
2nd ODI – Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam – Nov 24
3rd ODI – Green Park, Kanpur, Nov 27.