DD gears up for live telecast of Indo-Pak matches



Doordarshan will be telecasting live the forthcoming India - Pakistan cricket test match series and one day internationals (ODIs) on DD-1 and DD Sports Channel from 8 March to 17 April.

Apart from the matches, DD will also telecast the Fourth Empire live before the commencement of matches from 9.30 am to 10 am for the first and third Test and 9 am to 9.30 am for the second.

The second component of Fourth Umpire will be telecast during the lunch break from 12 pm - 12.40 pm for the first and second Test and from 11.30 am to 12.10 pm for the second Test.

The third component of Fourth Umpire will be telecast between 5 pm to 5.30 pm for the first and third Test and 4.30 pm to 5 pm for the second Test.



DD will also telecast one hour highlights of each day's play of all the Test Matches / ODIs on the next day from 8.30 am to 9.30 am on DD-1 and the daily highlights of the second cricket Test match to be played at Kolkata will be telecast from 8 am to 9 am.

The revised schedule of the matches is as follows:

Test Matches schedule
1st Test Mohali 10 am to 5 pm 8 to 12 March
2nd Test Kolkata 9.30 am to 5 pm 16 to 20 March
3rd Test Bangalore 10 am to 5 pm 24 to 28 March
One Day Internationals (ODIs) schedule
1st ODI Kochi 9.30 am to 5 pm 2 April
2nd ODI Visakhapatnam 9.30 am to 5 pm 5 April
3rd ODI Jamshedpur 9.30 am to 5 pm 9 April
4th ODI Ahmedabad 9.30 am to 5 pm 12 April
5th ODI Kanpur 9.30 am to 5 pm 15 April

6th ODI

Delhi 9.30 am to 5 pm 17 April

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