Australia tour of England 2012 – Fixtures | Natwest Series 2012
England vs Australia 2012 will begin on Saturday, June 23, 2012 in England as per cricket schedule announced. Australia in England 2012 is an international bilateral series to be organized by England. Australia tour of England 2012 will consist of 6 ODI matches to be hosted by England in Jun-Jul 2012.
Aussies land in England for NatWest Series, play a one day practice match against Leicestershire at Grace Road on 21st and then travel to Belfast for one off ODI against Ireland on 23rd June before they return and play another one day practice game against Essex at Chelmsford. This time, it’ll be a day-night game. Australia vs England Natwest series 2012 kicks off 29th June at the Lord’s, as a day encounter but interestingly, second ODI at The Oval will also be a day game where D/N games are allowed. Edgbaston hosts 3rd ODI on 4th of July while Emirates Durham ICG gets 4th ODI on 7th. Aussies play fifth and final Natwest ODI at Manchester before returning home.
Check here for the Squads of this Series: Australia tour of England and Ireland 2012 – Squads
|Sat Jun 23||Only ODI||Ireland vs Australia||Civil Service Cricket Club Stormont, Belfast|
|Fri Jun 29||1st ODI||England vs Australia||Lords, London|
|Sun Jul 1||2nd ODI||England vs Australia||Kennington Oval, London|
|Wed Jul 4||3rd ODI||England vs Australia||Edgbaston, Birmingham|
|Sat Jul 7||4th ODI||England vs Australia||Riverside Ground, Chester le Street|
|Tue Jul 10||5th ODI||England vs Australia||Old Trafford, Manchester|