The first of the five-match ODI series between India and England will start on January 11 (Friday) at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Khandheri near Rajkot. This match is scheduled to kick off at 11:00 p.m. Indian time, and 6:30 GMT.
It is going to be an important ODI series for both India and England. India will not only eyeing for winning the series but also will try to regain their top position in the ICC ODI ranking. On the other hand, England will do their best to hold their top position in the ranking by claiming a series victory.
No doubt, it is going to be an exciting match as both the teams will give their best to win the opening match and take a 1-0 lead of the series. It is sure that fans will enjoy a competitive match between India and England.
It will be interesting to see how Indian cricket team perform without two veteran players, pacer Zaheer Khan and spinner Harbhajan Singh, as they are not included in the squad due to their injuries.
Fans hope that they will see an unchanged squad that defeated Pakistan in the third and final ODI match. It is not sure if there will be any major change in the squad. England will come on the field with a strong team.
Millions of fans around the world should want to enjoy the match live on stadium. Due to its sitting capacity, very few people can enjoy the match live on stadium. In that case, they can enjoy ball-by-ball updates on various websites.
Even they can watch the match live on TV. ESPN Star-Cricket has got the right to broadcast the ODI series live in India and other Asian countries. Even, Star Cricket will provide live streaming of the match at its official website- www.starsports.com.