ODI World Cup: India vs Pakistan is expect to be play at Narendra Modi Stadium. Chennai might host the match between India and Australia.
The Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad is consider to host the main ODI World Cup match between India and Pakistan. According to reports, the BCCI is set to host the high-profile match. Which also be the first India vs Pakistan encounter on Indian soil in seven long years. Because the stadium can hold over one lakh fans.
The BCCI is expect to announce the schedule after the 16th edition of the IPL concludes. Nagpur, Bengaluru, Trivandrum, Mumbai, Delhi, Lucknow, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Rajkot, Indore, Bengaluru, and Dharamshala have already been shortlist as potential locations, even for practice matches.
The first match of the competition, is expect to play on October 5, and Ahmedabad may host its first World Cup final.
According to the Indian Express, because to security concerns, the Babar Azam-led squad may end up playing the most of its matches at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai and the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. Eden Gardens also a popular choice, but as things stand, Kolkata and Guwahati set to host the majority of Bangladesh match. Since they will be more convenient for visiting fans from the neighboring country.
Against Australia, England, New Zealand, and South Africa, team management chooses spin-friendly tracks.
Notably, prior to finalizing the schedule, certain BCCI officials reported engage with the Indian team management. Who request its matches against Australia, England, New Zealand, and South Africa to play at facilities that favor spinners. The Rohit Sharma-led squad is expect to take advantage of the home advantage in order to help India win their third ODI World Cup.
“The Indian team has done well on slow tracks at home in recent years. ” As a result, the team management recommend that whenever the schedule is set. The Indian squad encounter top teams on slow pitches. “They wanted a home advantage,” a BCCI source told the Indian Express.
Meanwhile, it is believe that Chennai is the front-runner to host India versus Australia. While five other cities will host various other India matches.