The England Cricket Board (ECB) is working day and night to finalize the plan to host the test series between West Indies and England this Summer. As per the bilateral series agreement, the West Indies in England 2020 series was scheduled to last year under the World Test Championship. However, due to the Pandemic, the west indies England 2020 series is facing uncertainty whether the series will go ahead as planned or will be played in some other country instead of England.
The latest news regarding the West Indies cricket tour of England 2020 will be played in England as scheduled but there will be no crowds at the stadium. It’s unfortunate for the millions of passionate cricket fans in England but the current situation of the world is pushing the ECB to host a test series under the World Test Championship timetable as defined by the ICC last year.
England on their home grounds is considered the strongest team to play against and the house full stadiums in England always make the test cricket very interesting to be watched and followed all around the world. West Indies vs England 2020 series has three Test Matches scheduled and it is expected to be a great welcoming series in the current situation the world is going through.
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West Indies Tour Of England 2020 Fixtures/Schedule
Earlier last month, WICB stated that they are open and willing to host England in the Caribbean instead of being hosted in the UK but there was no update and response being given by ECB regarding the offer. West Indies tour of England 2020 fixtures are scheduled to be played in England from the 4th of July, 2020 at three different beautiful venues of England. The complete west indies vs England schedule 2020 is as follows.
The first test match between west indies England 2020 is due to be played at the Oval which is a fantastic venue to play test cricket all year round and Oval has always been the favorite ground of team England as they win the majority of the matches scheduled at this venue.
West Indies vs England Test Squads 2020
The Cricket West Indies has recently had a live online meeting with the England Cricket Board to discuss the possibility of the series starting in the month of July 2020. CWI spokesperson stated that they will not force any player to join the team for the possible tour of England. However, CWI is hopeful that in the next four weeks ECB will be able to do preparation for hosting the West Indies cricket team in England. The expected west indies vs England team squad 2020 are as follows.
We can see in the West Indies vs England test 2020 series that both teams have fantastic players in the lineup and it will be a cracker of a series if the ECB is able to handle post-pandemic issues and successfully host the series which millions of cricket lovers all around the world will appreciate. Jason Holder will be the captain for the west indies tour of England 2020 while Joe Root will be eager to win this series after being unable to win the Ashes trophy.
West Indies vs England Test Match Live Streaming
Earlier this year, Sony TEN and Sony ESPN had won the west indies cricket channel live streaming rights for the much-awaited series as part of the Test Championship. In India, more than a billion passionate cricket fans can enjoy the west indies England 2020 live streaming coverage on the Sony Network in this pandemic which will surely be much appreciated during these tough times.
All the cricket fans in the UK can enjoy the west indies vs England test match live streaming coverage on the Sky Sports Network which will also bring you pre and post-match analysis from your favorite commentators like Naseer Hussain, Bumble Lloyd, Mike Atherton, Michael Holding, and others.
The cricket fans from Pakistan can enjoy the west indies vs England 20 20 live streaming on PTV Sports and Ten Sports. There has been a huge fan following of English players in Pakistan so it’s expected to have a great viewership count from Pakistan for this series.
West Indies Tour Of England 2020 Tickets
There will be no West Indies tour of England 2020 tickets up for sale since due to pandemic ECB is considering to host all three matches of the series in front of empty stadiums. We understand this might be frustrating news for passionate cricket fans but it’s for the safety of fans that ECB is willing to take this tough decision. All the cricket fans are however encouraged to follow the Test Championship ball by ball via west indies cricket channel live streaming partners which will keep you entertained during these tough times the world is going through.