India Set to Tour Zimbabwe for 5-Match T20I Series in July 2024
Zimbabwe Cricket and the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have officially announced an India T20I Series in July 2024 exciting bilateral series between India and Zimbabwe. The series, comprising five T20I matches, is scheduled to be held from 6th to 14th July 2024 in Harare, Zimbabwe’s capital city. This announcement comes as a significant step towards strengthening bilateral ties and fostering greater opportunities within the cricketing fraternity.
Bilateral Series Confirmation
- The BCCI and Zimbabwe Cricket have mutually agreed upon hosting a five-match T20I series in Harare, Zimbabwe, in July 2024.
- Moreover, it serves as a platform to foster camaraderie and mutual understanding among cricketing nations.
Supporting Zimbabwe Cricket
- Additionally, he emphasized the importance of fostering collaboration and solidarity within the cricketing community.
- The BCCI’s dedication to touring and assisting fellow member boards underscores its aim to bolster bilateral cricketing ties and foster positive transformations within the global cricketing landscape.
Enthusiasm from Zimbabwe Cricket
- ZC Chairman Mr Tavengwa Mukuhlani conveyed his excitement about hosting India for the T20I series, highlighting its significance as Zimbabwe’s premier international cricketing event of the year.
- The tour holds immense importance for Zimbabwe Cricket as it strives to regain its competitive edge on the international stage.
Statements from Officials
- Mr Jay Shah, BCCI Honorary Secretary:
“The BCCI has always played a pioneering role in contributing to the global cricketing community. We understand that it is a period of rebuilding for Zimbabwe, and Zimbabwe Cricket needs our support at this juncture.”
- Mr Tavengwa Mukuhlani, ZC Chairman:
“We are absolutely thrilled to be hosting India for a T20I series in July in what will be our biggest international attraction at home this year.”
This announcement marks a significant stride in fortifying bilateral relations and fostering enhanced opportunities within the cricketing fraternity. Additionally, it underscores the mutual commitment of both boards towards promoting the sport’s growth and development. Additionally, it represents a significant step forward in fostering greater collaboration and opportunities within the cricketing community
Acknowledging Zimbabwe current period of rebuilding, he underscored the importance of extending support to Zimbabwe Cricket at this crucial stage. This reaffirms the BCCI’s dedication to fostering collaboration and solidarity within the international cricketing fraternity.