Thursday 15 April 2010 

ICC World Twenty20 Warm-Up Matches Confirmed

ICC World Twenty20 Warm-Up Matches Confirmed
ICC World Twenty20 Warm-Up Matches Confirmed
 

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed the schedule of warm-up matches which will be played ahead of the 2010 ICC World Twenty20 in the Caribbean.

The tournament begins on 30th April and the three days prior to that have been given over to the warm-up games. However, the Indian side has elected not to play any warm-ups and Sri Lanka will be in action only once, when they take on South Africa on 28th April.

Reigning champions Pakistan will play the Windward XI on 27th April and Zimbabwe on 29th April.

All eight women's sides will play two warm-up matches on 2nd and 3rd May with reigning champions England playing Sri Lanka and India.

ICC World Twenty20 warm-up matches

27th April

0930 (local): Windward XI v Pakistan, Saint Lucia
1330: Barbados XI v Bangladesh, Barbados
1330: Australia v Zimbabwe, Saint Lucia
1330: Ireland v New Zealand, Guyana
1700: West Indies v Afghanistan, Guyana

28th April

0930: Sri Lanka v South Africa, Barbados
1330: Bangladesh v England, Barbados
1330: Ireland v Afghanistan, Guyana
1700: West Indies v New Zealand, Guyana

29th April

0930: Windward XI v Australia, Saint Lucia
1330: England v South Africa, Barbados
1330: Pakistan v Zimbabwe, Saint Lucia

Women's warm-up matches (all matches in Saint Kitts)

2nd May

1000: West Indies v Pakistan, Australia v New Zealand
1400: England v India, South Africa v Sri Lanka

3rd May

1000: England v Sri Lanka, India v South Africa
1400: Australia v Pakistan, New Zealand v West Indies

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