Ageas Bowl & Old Trafford to host Test series against West Indies in July

first_imgLONDON: England will play three Tests against the West Indies in July, subject to UK government clearance to return behind closed doors, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said in a statement on Tuesday. England’s three-Test series against West Indies will begin on July 8 at the Ageas Bowl, followed by two Tests at Old Trafford on July 16 July July 24.”The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has today announced that Hampshire’s Ageas Bowl and Lancashire’s Emirates Old Trafford will host England Men’s Test series against West Indies if international cricket returns behind closed doors in July,” the statement on ECB’s official website said. “The West Indies squad will arrive in the UK on Tuesday 9 June, travelling to Emirates Old Trafford for quarantining and training. This will be their base for a three-week period before moving to the Ageas Bowl for the start of the first Test,” it added. First Test England v West Indies: 8-12 July at Ageas Bowl; Second Test England v West Indies: 16-20 July at Old Trafford; Third Test England v West Indies: 24-28 July at Old Trafford. IANSlast_img

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