West Indies confirms venues for Bangladesh Tests

West Indies and Bangladesh will play 2 Tests in July

Bangladesh will tour West Indies in July | AP

Cricket West Indies has confirmed on Tuesday (15 May) that Antigua and Jamaica will host the two Tests respectively between the West Indies and Bangladesh in July 2018.

Bangladesh is all set to tour the Caribbean nation for a full series, comprising of two Tests, three One Day Internationals (ODIs) and three Twenty20 International (T20I) matches in July.

Meanwhile, it will be the very first time when the Tigers will play a Test match in Antigua, Jamaica will be their first Test venue after around 14 years.

On the other hand, the series will start with a two-day warm-up game; will play the first Test in Antigua from July 4 followed by the first Test on 4 July and the second and final Test from July 12.

Noteworthy, the three-match ODI series will get underway from 22 July followed by second on 25 at the Providence Stadium, Guyana. The final ODI will be held in St. Kitts on 28 July, while T20Is will start from 31 July at the Warner Park, Basseterre.

Here is the complete fixture:

First Test -: July 4 to 8, Antigua

Second Test -: July 12 to 16, Jamaica

First ODI -: July 22, Guyana

Second ODI -: July 25, Guyana

Third ODI -: July 28, St. Kitts

First T20I -: July 31, St. Kitts

Second T20I -: August 4, Florida

Third T20I -: August 5, Florida


By Rashmi Nanda - 16 May, 2018

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