After hosting a famous England victory in the Investec Ashes Test Match and a record-breaking Royal London One Day International (ODI) win over New Zealand, tickets for Edgbaston Stadium’s 2016 international cricket fixtures are now on-sale.
Following the historic Ashes Series win, the England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has today confirmed that Test Match cricket will return to Birmingham in August next summer with England facing Pakistan in the third Test of the Investec Series.
Turkish Airlines secured exclusive naming rights of the new temporary stand installed at Edgbaston ahead of last week’s third Investec Ashes Test Match, in a major sponsorship deal delivered by Elonex.
With Ashes fever running high in Birmingham ahead of Wednesday’s start to the 3rd Investec Test Match, England batsman Ian Bell joined his Warwickshire County Cricket Club colleagues to launch the Club’s new charity, The Edgbaston Foundation, which will provide more sporting opportunities to youngsters in the region.
Following England’s 169-run victory over Australia in Cardiff, Edgbaston Stadium has now officially SOLD OUT all tickets for days 3 and 4 of the 3rd Investec Test Match, which gets underway in Birmingham on Wednesday 29 July.
Hotel La Tour, a new Official Hotel Partner of the Club, is building up for the return of the Ashes to Birmingham by staging an Evening with former England Fast Bowler, and 2005 Ashes winner, Matthew Hoggard.
With the 3rd Investec Ashes Test Match at Edgbaston Stadium exactly three weeks away, Warwickshire County Cricket Club has signed a new two-year partnership with Hotel La Tour to become one of the Club’s Official Hotel Partners.
Warwickshire County Cricket has secured a new commercial package with Kellogg’s to have official partnership status for its breakfast cereal and cereal bar brands, as well as the Official Crisp Partner for its Pringles brand.
The latest instalment in the rivalry between England and Australia starts in Cardiff on Wednesday as the two sides bid to hold possession of the prestigious Urn in what is expected to be a keenly-contested and hard-fought five-Test Investec series.