Preparatory Meeting of India and South Africa T20 held in Cuttack

Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag (L) and Gautam Gambhir bat in the nets during a cricket training session at The Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on November 28, 2011. Indian will play a 5 match One Day Intentional (ODI) series with West Indies starting from November 29. AFP PHOTO/ Dibyangshu SARKAR (Photo credit should read DIBYANGSHU SARKAR/AFP/Getty Images)

India and South Africa are set to begin their long tour in India. The both teams will play against a T20 International in the Barbati Stadium of Cuttack on October 5. The Police Commissioner has held a preparatory meeting ahead of the match, according to the sources.

The visiting team along with the hosting nation are likely to land on October 3 for the match. The practice session is scheduled on October 5. However, the match would begin at 7 PM in the evening on the same day.

The security measures have already been taken for the match. Authorities reveal that the sell of the tickets will be available from September 20. There will be almost 10000 tickets available for the public.