The Ashes Tour: See Australia in Derby

Thursday 1st August 2019
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Written by Danny Painter

As the Ashes begins, don’t miss your chance to see Derbyshire take on Australia at The Pattonair County Ground in the Aston Lark three-day Tourist Fixture this month. 

A historic rivalry, England host Australia for the Test series throughout August and September, with the home side hoping to reclaim the urn that they lost in 2018.

A strong visiting side will travel to Derby for the Aston Lark three-day Tourist Fixture on Thursday 29 August – Saturday 31 August, with the likes of Steve Smith, David Warner and Mitchell Starc all named in the Ashes squad.

With their final scheduled Vitality Blast fixture being played three days before, Derbyshire will be switching their focus back to the longer format, as they welcome some of the best players in the world to The Pattonair County Ground.

Supporters can save £4 by purchasing their tickets in advance of the day of the game, while further discounts are available when purchased as a group of 10 or more. Members will be able to attend this match for free as part of their 2019 Membership package.

Australia 2019 Ashes squad: Tim Paine (c), Cameron Bancroft, Pat Cummins, Marcus Harris, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Marsh, Michael Neser, James Pattinson, Peter Siddle, Steven Smith, Mitchell Starc, Matthew Wade, David Warner.

First Test: August 1-5, Edgbaston

Tour match: Australians v Worcestershire, August 7-9

Second Test: August 14-18,Lord’s

Third Test: August 22-26, Headingley

Tour match: Australians v Derbyshire, August 29-31

Fourth Test: September 4-8, Old Trafford

Fifth Test: September 12-16, The Oval

The Aussies are coming! Derbyshire face Australia in the three-day Aston Lark Tourist Fixture from Thur 29 – Sat 31 August. Buy in advance to save and see world class Test cricketers in Derby.

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