WICB announces Windies A schedule
St John’s, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board today announced that the West Indies A Team will face Sri Lanka A when they tour the Caribbean in June this year. The tour will include two ‘Tests’ (4 day matches), three 50 over encounters and two T20s.
The first ‘Test’ will be played at Warner Park in St Kitts before the second and final is contested at Arnos Vale Cricket Field in St Vincent.
The two T20s will also be played at Arnos Vale before the three One Day matches conclude the tour in neighbouring Grenada.
This will be the first Windies A Team engagement for 2013. The West Indies A last played in 2012 when they faced India in three ‘Tests’, three One Dayers and two T20s.
West Indies A won the ‘Test’ series 2-1. The One Day Series was drawn 1-1 and the T20s were evenly shared with West Indies A winning the first and India A winning the One Over Eliminator after the match was tied.
West Indies A v Sri Lanka A
June 5 – 8 – First ‘Test’ – Warner Park, St Kitts
June 12 – 15 – Second ‘Test’ – Arnos Vale Cricket Field, St Vincent
June 18 – First T20 – Arnos Vale Cricket Field, St Vincent
June 19 – Second T20 – Arnos Vale Cricket Field, St Vince
June 23 – First One Day – Grenada National Stadium, Grenada
June 25 – Second One Day – Grenada National Stadium, Grenada
June 27 – Third One Day – Grenada National Stadium, Grenada