ECB confirm tour to West Indies


The England and Wales cricket board, and the West Indies Cricket Board have announced that England will visit the West Indies in February and March 2017.

England will meet the West Indies in three ODIs played in Antigua and Barbados.

ECB Director, England Cricket, Andrew Strauss said: “We are pleased to have agreed the itinerary for this tour which will form an important part of our one-day squad’s preparations for the ICC Champions Trophy in England and Wales later in the summer. West Indies is always a popular tour destination for England fans and we trust as many supporters as possible will travel to the Caribbean to show support for the team.”

Tour schedule:

Wednesday 22 February: Arrival into St Kitts

Saturday 25 February: England v WICB President’s XI, St Kitts

Monday 27 February: England v WICB President’s XI, St Kitts

Tuesday 28 February: Travel to Antigua

Friday 3 March: 1st ODI v West Indies, SVRS                   

Sunday 5 March: 2nd ODI v West indies, SVRS

Monday 6 March: Travel to Barbados

Thursday 9 March: 3rd ODI v West Indies, Kensington Oval