Cricket Australia and the England and Wales Cricket Board on Tuesday (December 13) confirmed the 2017-18 Men’s Ashes Test schedule, along with the 5 England One-Day Internationals scheduled for January, immediately following the Test Series.
Adelaide Oval to host the first ever day-night Ashes Test, it'll be the 2nd match of the Test series.
Five One-Day Internationals have also been scheduled with the touring England side between 14 January and 28 January 2018 and following that will be trans-Tasman T20 tri-series in February 2018.
The Cricket Australia Chief Executive Officer said ,
We recognize how big the Ashes is for both home and traveling fans, and the early announcement of the schedule for this series will allow fans here in Australia and abroad to plan their Ashes summer. We’re really excited to announce that Adelaide will play host to the first ever Day-Night Ashes Test. We know how much Adelaide fans love this style of Test cricket. We’re expecting a full house next year in what is sure to be a great contest.
2017-18 Men’s Ashes Series
First Test – Australia v England, Gabba - 23-27 November 2017
Second Test – Australia v England, Adelaide Oval (Day-Night) - 2-6 December 2017
Third Test – Australia v England, Perth (venue TBC) - 14-18 December 2017
Fourth Test – Australia v England, MCG - 26-30 December 2017
Fifth Test – Australia v England, SCG - 4-8 January 2018
2017-18 One-Day International Series against England
First ODI – Australia v England, MCG – 14 January 2018
Second ODI – Australia v England, Gabba – 19 January 2018
Third ODI – Australia v England, SCG – 21 January 2018
Fourth ODI – Australia v England, Adelaide Oval – 26 January 2018
Fifth ODI – Australia v England, Perth (venue TBC) – 28 January 2018
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