England National Cricket Team is scheduled to visit West Indies for three Tests and five Twenty20 International matches which will be played from 22 January 2022 till 28 March 2022. The Test series will form part of the 2021–2023 ICC World Test Championship and both the team will be the first time playing a test series for Richards–Botham Trophy. The T20 matches will take place in January and the Test series in the month of March. Let’s have a look at the
West Indies vs England 2022 Start Date, Schedule, and everything you need to know about the tour.
|Series||England Tour of West Indies|
|Date||22 January- 28 Match 2022|
|Administration||England- England and Wales Cricket Board|
West Indies- Cricket West Indies
|Format||Test and T20 International|
The England cricket team represents England and Wales in international cricket. The team is governed by England and Wales Cricket Board and is a full member of ICC with Test, ODI, and T20 Status. England along with Australia was the first team to play a Test match and is a founding member of ICC. The team is currently Captained by Eoin Morgan in T20 and ODI and Joe Root in Test Cricket. The team is coached by Chris Silverwood.
|Administration||England and Wales Cricket Board|
|Captain||Eoin Morgan- ODI and T20 |
Joe Root- Test
|ICC Status||Full Member|
|ICC Rankings||Test- 4th|
The West Indies cricket team is a multi-national men’s cricket team representing English-speaking countries and territories in the Caribbean region. The team is administered by Cricket West Indies and is a Full Member of ICC with Test, ODI, and T20 Status. The team is Captained by Kieron Pollard in ODI and T20 and Kraigg Braithwaite in Test Cricket. The team is coached by Phil Simmons.
|Administration||Cricket West Indies|
|Captain||Kieron Pollard- ODI and T20|
Kraigg Braithwaite- Test
|ICC Status||Full Member|
|ICC Rankings||Test- 7th|
West Indies vs England 2022 Start Date and Schedule
England will be touring West Indies for a series that will consist of three tests and five T20 International matches. The series will be starting from 22 January 2022 and will continue till 28 March 2022. The test series will be a part of the 2021–2023 ICC World Test Championship. The matches will be played at various venues. Below is the complete schedule of the England tour of the West Indies.
|22 January 2022||1st T20||Kensington Oval, Barbados|
|23 January 2022||2nd T20||Kensington Oval, Barbados|
|26 January 2022||3rd T20||Kensington Oval, Barbados|
|29 January 2022||4th T20||Kensington Oval, Barbados|
|30 January 2022||5th T20||Kensington Oval, Barbados|
|8–12 March 2022||1st Test||Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua|
|16–20 March 2022||2nd Test||Kensington Oval, Barbados|
|24–28 March 2022||3rd Test||National Cricket Stadium, Grenada|
West Indies vs England 2022 Squad
The squad for the series has not been announced yet by the respective governing bodies. The information regarding the squad for the series will be updated as soon as any official announcement is made by the respective governing bodies. Stay tuned for more information and details.
England tour of West Indies, 2022 Venues
The 8 matches in the series will be played at three different locations. Let’s have a look at the Venues for the England tour of the West Indies.
1) Kensington Oval– The Kensington Oval is a stadium located on the island of Barbados. The Stadium was established in 1871 and has a capacity of 28,000. The stadium is operated by Kensington Oval Management Inc. and is mainly used for cricket. This stadium will be hosting 5 T20 Matches and 1 Test match from the series.
2) Sir Vivian Richards Stadium– Sir Vivian Richards Stadium is a stadium located in Antigua and Barbuda. The stadium is named after legendary cricket Sir Vivian Richards. The stadium was established in 2006 and has a capacity of 10,000. This stadium will be hosting 1 test match from the series.
3) National Cricket Stadium– The National Cricket Stadium is located in Grenada. The stadium was established in 1887 and has a capacity of 20,000. The stadium is owned by West Indies Cricket Board and is operated by the Windward Islands cricket team.