All your Windies scheduling questions answered
St John's, Antigua - Following is a fan friendly update for most of the Windies and WICB cricket for the upcoming year. While schedules are completed for some, other schedules will be announced once finalised.
- West Indies v England – two Twenty20s– These matches will be played at the Kia Oval in London on September 23rdand 25th. Click for Windies squad details. The matches will commence at 6:15pm and 6:30 pm GMT (1:15pm and 1:30pm ECT, 12:15pm and 12:30pm JA time). Check your local listings for television channel which will broadcast these matches in your country.
- Regional Super50 – The tournament will feature eight teams and will be played in Guyana from October 18thto 29th. The final draft schedule will be completed shortly and released in the usual manner. In the preliminary round the teams will be split into two groups and two matches are expected to be played each day. The tournament will have many new features, some of which have been announced. The semi finals and final will be shown live on ESPN.
- West Indies tour to Bangladesh– This tour will take place from October 4thto November 3rd. The BCB has announced the schedule for this tour. The West Indies Test and ODI squads for this tour will be announced shortly.
- Sagicor HPC tour to Dubai– Schedule and squad.
- West Indies Under 19 tour to India– The tour will take place from September 27thto October 9th. Schedule and squad.
- West Indies tour to India – the BCCI has not yet announced the schedule but the tour will take place immediately following the tour to Bangladesh. West Indies will leave Bangladesh on Nov 3rdand travel directly to India. The tour is expected to end on December 12th. The tour consists of three Tests and five ODIs.
- West Indies Women’s ICC World T20 qualifiers in Bangladesh– These matches will take place from November 14thto 25th. See details on the ICC website.
- Caribbean Twenty20 2012– The tournament will be played in Trinidad and Barbados from January 9thto 22nd. The participating teams and final schedule will be announced at a later date. Entire tournament will be broadcast live on ESPN.
- WICB Regional 4 Day Tournament– This tournament will be played region-wide from March 6thto May 7th. Participating teams and the full schedule will be announced at a later date.
- Digicel Series – West Indies v Australia– This series will take place from March 14thto April 23rd. The final schedule will be announced at a later date.
- West Indies tour to England– This tour will take place from May 1stto June 20th. The ECB will announce final schedule.
- Digicel Series – West Indies v New Zealand– This series will take place from June 23rdto August 2nd. The final schedule will be announced at a later date.
Dates stated in points 2, 6, 9, 10, 11 and 12 above are not definitive. They are the approximate start and end dates which are subject to change.