Durham and England Lions Mark Wood
Durham CCC are delighted to announce an additional fixture to the 2014 fixtures as the touring Sri Lankan A side will face Durham in a tour match at Emirates Durham ICG on Sunday 20th July 2014.
The Sri Lankan A side will be using the one day practice ahead of their triangular one day series against New Zealand A and the hosting England Lions.
The England Lions squad which includes Durham pace-man Mark Wood is currently touring Sri Lanka and Mark will be looking to be in the Durham side to face the Sri Lankans back at Emirates Durham ICG this summer.
This won’t be the only time the Sri Lankans will be in action at Emirates Durham ICG as the full Sri Lanka side will face England at Emirates Durham ICG on 25th May.
As Englands only International at Durham in 2014 this will be your only chance to see some of the world’s best in action, including Durhams big hitting Ben Stokes in an England shirt. Sri Lanka boast some of the finest limited overs cricketers in the world and this is your chance to see them live!
Tickets for this Royal London One Day International are still available and to make sure you don’t miss out simply click on the following link. England v Sri Lanka RLODI
Sri Lanka ‘A’ will also take on the Unicorns, Yorkshire, Glamorgan and Hampshire as part of their tour while New Zealand ‘A’ will play Northamptonshire, Warwickshire, Kent and Surrey as part of their programme.
Somerset CCC, Gloucestershire CCC and Worcestershire CCC will host the matches in the triangular series which will be played over a week-long period from Tuesday August 5th to Tuesday August 12th.
Further details of the competition can be found on the relevant host County websites.
Sri Lanka A to UK 2014:
Fri 18 July 1-day v Unicorns South Northumberland CC
Sun 20 July 1-day v Durham Emirates Durham ICG
Thu 31 July 1-day v Yorkshire Headingley
Sat 2 Aug* 1-day v Glamorgan SWALEC Stadium
New Zealand A to UK 2014:
Thu 31 July 1-day v Northamptonshire Northampton
Sat 2 Aug* 1-day v Warwickshire Edgbaston
Mon 25-Wed 27 Aug 3-day v Kent Canterbury
Sun 31 Aug –Tue 2 Sep 3-day v Surrey Kia Oval
ODI format Tri Series:
Tue 5 Aug SL A v NZ A Taunton
Wed 6 Aug Lions v SL A Taunton
Fri 8 Aug Lions v NZ A Bristol
Sat 9 Aug SL A v NZ A Bristol
Mon 11 Aug Lions v SL A Worcester
Tue 12 Aug Lions v NZ A Worcester
Thu 14 Aug 1-day v Hampshire Ageas Bowl
For more information please call the Box Office on 0844 499 4466