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West Indies arrive in India for Test series

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Published: Monday, October 28, 2013, 18:20 [IST]
 
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Kolkata, Oct 28: West Indies Test team, led by Darren Sammy, arrived here on Monday to play a two-match series against India starting from November 6.

West Indies' players will kick off their India tour with a three-day practice match against Uttar Pradesh in Kolkata on October 31.

West Indies arrive in India

The first Test will be played at Kolkata's Eden Gardens from November 6. The second and final Test will be held at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium from November 14.

The Test series will be followed by three One Day Internationals.

Sachin Tendulkar will bid adieu to his 24-year international journey after playing the second Test in Mumbai. It will be a historic match as Tendulkar will play his 200th Test.

West Indies Test Squad

Darren Sammy (captain), Tino Best, Darren Bravo, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Sheldon Cottrell, Narsingh Deonarine, Kirk Edwards, Chris Gayle, Veersammy Permaul, Kieron Powell, Denesh Ramdin (wicketkeeper), Kemar Roach, Marlon Samuels, Shane Shillingford, Chadwick Walton.

Team management unit

Ottis Gibson (Head Coach), Richie Richardson (Team Operations Manager), Andre Coley (Assistant Coach), CJ Clark (Physiotherapist), Hector Martinez Charles (Strength & Conditioning Coach), Richard Berridge (Video & Statistical Analyst), Virgil Browne (Massage Therapist), Adriel "Woody" Richard (Media Manager).

Match schedule

October 31, Tuesday to November 2, Saturday: Practice match Vs Uttar Pradesh (Kolkata)

November 6, Wednesday to 10, Sunday: 1st Test (Kolkata)

November 14, Thursday to 18, Monday: 2nd Test (Mumbai)

November 21, Thursday: 1st ODI (Kochi)

November 24, Sunday: 2nd ODI (Visakhapatnam)

November 27, Wednesday: 3rd ODI (Baroda/Kanpur)

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