England to Caribbean for ODI series next year
ST JOHN’S – The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and the England Cricket Board (ECB) today announced West Indies will host England in a three-match One-Day International series from February to March 2017.
The teams will play the first two matches at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium (SVRS), Antigua and will then travel over to Barbados for the third match at the Kensington Oval.
WICB’s CEO, Michael Muirhead said, “We see this as an additional opportunity to strengthen our performances in this format as we aim to move up in the rankings. We are pleased once again to have England in the region and as always we know the contest will be keen and we know the fans will come out in their numbers.”
Wednesday, February 22 Arrival in St Kitts
Saturday, February 25 Warm-up vs WICB President’s XI, St Kitts
Monday, February 27 Warm-up vs WICB President’s XI, St Kitts
Tuesday, February 28 Travel to Antigua
Friday, March 3 1st ODI, Sir Vivian Richards Stadium
Sunday, March 5 2nd ODI, Sir Vivian Richards Stadium
Monday, March 6 Travel to Barbados
Thursday, March 9 3rd ODI, Kensington Oval