New Zealand are set to host Sri Lanka, Pakistan and neighbors Australia for their home summer beginning from December 2015. The ICC confirmed the scheduling of the tours in a statement and finalized the tour itineraries for the respective series’.

The home season for the Blackcaps begins from the 10th of December, as Sri Lanka tour them for 2 tests, 5 ODI’s and 2 T20I’s. The Sri Lankan tour will last from the 10th of December till the 10th of January. Post Sri Lanka, it will be Pakistan’s turn to tour New Zealand for a limited overs series. The T20I series against Pakistan will commence from the 15th of January. The Pakistan series involves 3 T20I’s and 3 ODI’s. The tour against Pakistan will end on the 31st of January.

Finally, arch rivals Australia will tour the Kiwis for a full fledged tour, their first since early 2010. The series against Australia will involve 2 tests and 3 ODI’s. The ODI’s will be played on the 3rd, 6th and 8th of February. While the first test will begin from the 12th of February, the second will be played from the 20th of February.

Below are the detailed fixtures for New Zealand’s home summer:

Against Sri Lanka:

1st Test, Dec 10-14, Dunedin

2nd Test, Dec 18-22, Hamilton

1st ODI, Dec 26, Christchurch

2nd ODI, Dec 28, Christchurch

3rd ODI, Dec 31, Nelson

4th ODI, Jan 2, Nelson

5th ODI, Jan 5, Mt Maunganui

1st T20, Jan 7, Mt Maunganui

2nd T20, Jan 10, Auckland


Against Pakistan:

1st T20, Jan 15, Auckland

2nd T20, Jan 17, Hamilton

3rd T20, Jan 22, Westpac Stadium

1st ODI, Jan 25, Basin Reserve

2nd ODI, Jan 28, Napier

3rd ODI, Jan 31, Auckland


Against Australia:

1st ODI Feb 3, Auckland

2nd ODI, Feb 6, Westpac Stadium

3rd ODI, Feb 8, Hamilton

1st Test, Feb 12-16, Basin Reserve

2nd Test, Feb 20-24, Christchurch

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