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After dominating New Zealand 3-0 in the ODI series, Team India are scheduled to face the Kiwis in a three-match T20I series, starting from Friday, January 27. However, Pakistan Women's tour of Australia and International League T20 are the only international cricket matches that will take place on Thursday as the Big Bash League has a one-day break while the SA20 will return to action on February 2.

Apart from cricket, Thursday will feature some fascinating football matches as giants like Barcelona, Manchester United and Cristiano Ronaldo's Al-Nassr will be in action. While the Catalan giants will face Real Sociedad in the Copa del Rey quarter-final, the Red Devils are set to square off against Nottingham Forest in the Carabao Cup semi-final and Al-Nassr will feature in the Saudi Super Cup semifinal against Al-Ittihad.

The FIH Hockey World Cup 2023 in Odisha, India will also feature four matches on Thursday as hosts India will take on Japan among other matches. In NBA 2022-23 regular season fixtures, stars like LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Nikola Jokic will be up and running on the court for their respective teams.

Check out the list of matches set to be played on January 26, 2023:

Australia W vs Pakistan W - Pakistan Women tour of Australia - 01:35 pm IST
Sharjah Warriors vs Dubai Capitals - International League T20 - 07:30 pm IST

South Africa vs Malaysia -  FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023 (9th-16th) - 11:30 am IST
Wales vs France - FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023 (9th-16th) - 02:00 pm IST
Chile vs Argentina - FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023 (9th-16th) - 04:30 pm IST
Japan vs India -  FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023 (9th-16th) - 07:00 pm IST

Barcelona vs Real Sociedad - Copa del Rey Quarter-Final - 01:30 am IST
Nottingham Forest vs Manchester United - EFL Cup Semi-Final - 01:30 am IST
Aizawl vs Mohammedan - I-League Matchday 14 - 04:30 pm IST
Goa vs East Bengal - Indian Super League Matchday 17 - 07:30 pm IST
Al-Ittihad vs Al-Nassr - Saudi Super Cup Semi-Final - 11:30 pm IST

Philadelphia 76ers vs Brooklyn Nets - NBA - 06:00 am IST
Milwaukee Bucks vs Denver Nuggets - NBA - 06:30 am IST
New Orleans Pelicans vs Minnesota Timberwolves - NBA - 06:30 am IST
Golden State Warriors vs Memphis Grizzlies - NBA - 08:30 am IST
Los Angeles Lakers vs San Antonio Spurs - NBA - 09:00 am IST