Question and Answer : Overseas Tours


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Q: When are England going to the UAE?

A: January 3. See full details here - England v Pakistan (in UAE) 2012 - Full Itinerary

Q: Does anyone know when tickets can be purchased for next months tests Pakistan v England in Dubai starting on 17 January 2012? Pakistan Cricket Board website doesnt mention the event taking place!

A: We're still awaiting ticket info from Pakistan Cricket, but understand online ticketing will be confirmed soon; full details on the site when we get them

Q: Will you be offering priority tickets for the Galle Test Match? My package just includes day passes.

A: ECB won't be handling any ticketing for those matches - that would be done direct with the home board/venues

Q: England will be playing against Pakistan so do you think that the bad memories of last time when both played against each other would affect this tour?.Would this tour be a successful one?.

A: Sure the tour will be good for both teams

Q: As England produce flat pitchs with, no pace bowl or movement, will the sub-contient sides have to produce pitches that dont spin, so they dont get the advanteages of home conditions???

A: Don't understand what your question is aiming at?

Q: Any idea where the January tests and odi"s against Pakistan will take place and what the Itinerary will be cheers

A: Sorry, no idea yet. We hope to confirm the dates and vanues of the post-Christmas tours with the host boards as soon as possible

Q: When can we expect more information on England's tour to Sri Lanka, normally these things are known by now - we need to be making arrangements booking flights, etc.

A: Unfortunately we can't provide the info until it's confirmed with the host board 100 % - as soon as it is, we'll publish it on the site

Q: When are England next touring in the West Indies.

A: There are not set dates as yet until the extended ICC Future Tours Programme that goes beyond spring 2012 is confirmed and released by ICC.

Q: Any idea when the venues and dates will be confirmed for India and Sri Lanka. Need to start planning the holidays!

A: No, sorry; can't put a time on this at present. ECB will release the details once the itinerary has been confirmed with certainty with the host boards, and not before

Q: Will ITV4 be showing the ICC World Cup 2011 highlights? Their coverage of the Ashes & ODIs in Aus were fantastic and I was hoping that they would have coverage of the World Cup too. Many Thanks

A: No, BBC have the highlights rights - see for details