Team India to visit West Indies for 4-match Test series in July 2016

New Delhi, Mar 29: As Team India and West Indies are preparing for the semi-final clash in the ICC World T20 on Mar 31, reports have it that India will be touring the Island nation for a four-match Test series after the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Skipper Virat Kohli and his men will be visiting the Caribbean islands in the month of July, announced West Indies Cricket Board. However, no official date has been fixed by WICB and the BCCI.

Team India to visit West Indies for 4-match Test series in July 2016

A media release issued by the West Indies Cricket Board stated, "WICB president, Dave Cameron today confirmed that following discussions with BCCI president Shashank Manohar, that the West Indies will host India in the Caribbean in 2016."

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Speaking about the tour, WICB president Dave Cameron was quoted by ESPNcricinfo as saying, "The official word is that the tour is on. We are just awaiting confirmation of the venues now. And once we have done that, we will send out a release with the dates, the venues and everything."

Cricketing ties between India and West Indies are all set to revive as the deadlock between the BCCI and the WICB ended, last week.

India had last toured the Caribbean for Test's in 2011, when they won a 3-match series by 1-0.

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