New Delhi: Leading two wheeler manufacturing group Hero Honda on Wednesday became the title sponsor of the seven-match one-day cricket series between India and Australia starting October 25 in Vadodara.
"Hero Honda is the title sponsor of the ODI series between India and Australia, which will be played from October 25 to November 11. The team that wins the series will receive the Hero Honda Cup," BCCI secretary N Srinivasan said in a brief statement.
Ricky Ponting lead Australian team arrived in India yesterday for the series and would be heading to Vadodara on October 23 for the opening one-dayer.
India will play their first ODI against Australia on October 25 at Vadodara.
The other matches are scheduled to held at Nagpur (Oct 28), Delhi (Oct 31), Mohali (Nov 2), Hyderabad (Nov 5), Guwahati (Nov 8) and Mumbai (Nov 11). The sixth one in Assam is to be a day/night contest