AFGHANISTAN will join the cricket big boys this week when they become the 12th Test-playing nation.
Rashid Khan and Co face the mighty India in their inaugural historic Test match in Bangalore.
AFP or licensors Rashid Khan and Afghanistan play their first ever Test match this week
Here is how to watch the action.
What time does it begin?
Play begins at 5am BST every day in Bangalore.
India is four and a half hours ahead of the UK, meaning a 9.30am local time start.
Close of play is scheduled to be at midday each day (4.30pm Indian time) but may extend by half an hour to make up any overs lost.
What TV channel is it on?
The match will be shown on Star Gold HD in the United Kingdom – channel 729 on Sky.
The channel is not available to stream via the Sky Go service.
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Star Sports will show the match in the Asian sub-continent having recently won the rights to India’s home games for £705m for the next five years.