Ticket Update for the First Day of the First Ever Day/Night Test in the UK
15 Aug 2017
3 Minutes Read
Edgbaston takes centre stage this week when England take on West Indies in the UK's first ever Day/Night Investec Test Match on Thursday 17 August. This historic and unique match which will be played under the famous Edgbaston floodlights will mark Edgbaston's 50th Test, and is the biggest sporting event in the Midlands this summer. Demand on tickets has been huge with over 70,000 tickets sold across the first four days and day two, Friday 18 August, already sold-out.
Tickets are still available for the very first day priced from just £21 for Adults and £6 for Juniors. Secure your seats today and be part of history by calling 0844 847 1902 or click here to purchase your tickets online. Please note that print at home and collection on the day are the only ticket delivery options that are now available.
What's available on Day One - Thursday 17 August
"Group tickets (15+) are available and gives fans a 15% discount on every ticket - simply a great way to clock off early at work and head down to Edgbaston and join the party."
Eric Hollies (Party Stand): If you are planning a few drinks with friends then this is the stand for you. For the last three years, the Eric Hollies stand was voted as having the best atmosphere in cricket and is regarded as one of the best party stands in International cricket both nationally and internationally with a range of whacky fancy dress costumes. Group tickets (15+) are available and gives fans a 15% discount on every ticket - simply a great way to clock off early at work and head down to Edgbaston and join the party!
RES Wyatt Stand (Cricket Lovers): This is the more traditional, 'cricket lovers’ stand with great views from behind the bowler’s arm. Tickets are available in Blocks 13 and 15 and will give fans the best view of the action. Please note that a handful of tickets are also available in Block 9F which also guarantees fans access to our David Heath Suite with its own bar facilities meaning that fans will not have to queue when purchasing food or drinks.
Motorpoint Stand Lower Tier (All-Rounder): This area offers everything a fan would want – easy access into the ground, bars and toilets on both tiers, a friendly and relaxed environment and range of different activities in the Exhibition hall such as a big screen, giveaways and music.
"Please note that a handful of tickets are also available in Block 9F which also guarantees fans access to our David Heath Suite with its own bar facilities."
South Lower (Cricket Lovers): Very similar to the RES Wyatt Stand, our South Lower Stand in the new Pavilion is ideal for the more traditional cricket lovers with brilliant views from behind the bowler’s arm. The concourse, with bar, toilet and baby changing facilities are all located behind this stand.
Secure your Day/Night Test Tickets Today
England have lost just once in Test match cricket at Edgbaston since 2002 and have recorded victories in their last two Investec Test matches in Birmingham; against Australia in 2015 and Pakistan in 2016. Fortress Edgbaston will be rocking once again as England aim to secure their 7th straight win in Birmingham in all formats.
Tickets for England versus West Indies in the Day/Night Investec Test match are priced from £21 for Adults and from £6 for Under 16s. Please click here or call the Ticket Hotline on 0844 847 1902 to purchase.