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Dates announced for England Men's tour of New Zealand

Press release   •   Jun 07, 2019 00:15 BST

The Bay Oval in Mt Maunganui

England will face New Zealand in two Tests and five IT20s before Christmas as part of a six-week tour.

The shorter format takes centre stage first up, with the five IT20s taking place in the space of ten days across Christchurch, Wellington, Nelson, Napier and Auckland, starting on 1 November.

The red-ball part of the tour takes place solely on New Zealand’s North Island, with two warm-up matches in Whangarei prior to two Tests in Mt Maunganui (21-25 November) and Hamilton (29 November-3 December).

Tickets will go on sale for these matches in due course, with fans planning to attend asked to sign up to a waiting list in the meantime. Those on the waiting list will be given priority access to purchase tickets when they go on sale.

Click here to sign up for the waiting list.

England tour of New Zealand 2019

Sun 27 Oct: T20 warm-up match – Bert Sutcliffe Oval, Lincoln

Tue 29 Oct: T20 warm-up match - Bert Sutcliffe Oval, Lincoln

Fri 1 Nov: 1st IT20 v New Zealand – Hagley Oval, Christchurch

Sun 3 Nov: 2nd IT20 v New Zealand – Westpac Stadium, Wellington

Tue 5 Nov: 3rd IT20 v New Zealand – Saxton Oval, Nelson

Fri 8 Nov: 4th IT20 v New Zealand – McLean Park, Napier

Sun 10 Nov: 5th IT20 v New Zealand – Eden Park, Auckland

Tue 12 Nov: Two-day warm-up match – Cobham Oval, Whangarei

Fri 15 Nov-Sun 17 Nov: Three-day warm-up match – Cobham Oval, Whangarei

Thu 21 Nov-Mon 25 Nov: 1st Test v New Zealand – Bay Oval, Mt Maunganui

Fri 29 Nov-Tue 3 Dec: 2nd Test v New Zealand – Seddon Park, Hamilton

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