Barsapara Stadium to host women’s ODI, T20I series against Eng


The Assam Cricket Association (ACA) Stadium at Barsapara will host as many as six international matches involving the women’s teams of India and England in Feb-March next year. Incidentally, it’s for the first tima that a single venue will hold all the matches of a bilateral one-day and twenty-20 international series.

The matches — three ODIs and three T20 internationals — will be palyed between Feb 14 & March 10, 2019.

Incidentally, the Barsapara Stadium, one of the newest cricket venues of the country, had hosted its first one-day-international between India and West Indies on Oct 21 this year while the first international match in any format of the game — a twenty-20 international between India and Australia — was played in October, 2017.