Skip to main content
Huge summer of cricket on Sky Sports

Howzat for a huge summer of cricket?

Howzat for a huge summer of cricket?

Watch England take on the world’s best, live and exclusive on Sky Sports Cricket

Joe Root and co are ready to step up to the crease and prove exactly what they’re made of this summer

England v Pakistan, from Thursday 24 May, 10am, Sky Sports Cricket/HD (CH 514/504)

Prepare to be bowled over by an epic feast of live action on Sky Sports Cricket this summer, as England look to put some of the game’s top teams in a right old spin.


From tough Test series against Pakistan and India (who are ranked number one in the world) to ODI and T20 battles with old foes Australia, the action really is non-stop on Sky Sports Cricket. And there you were, thinking the next few months were all about the World Cup…

Plus, Sky Sports subscribers can follow every six, wicket and thrilling finish both at home and on the go with the Sky Sports app. Out for a picnic? At a garden party? Washing the car? Don’t worry, you don’t have to miss a moment.


But now for the important stuff. With so much action on the box, take a look at our handy viewing guide below and start planning your sizzling summer of cricket…


Your Summer of Cricket fixtures


First Test, from Thursday 24 May, 10am

Second Test, from Friday 1 June, 10am


ODI, Sunday 10 June, 10.30am


First ODI, Wednesday 13 June, 12.30pm

Second ODI, Saturday 16 June

Third ODI, Tuesday 19 June

Fourth ODI, Thursday 21 June

Fifth ODI, Sunday 24 June

International T20, Wednesday 27 June


First International T20, Tuesday 3 July

Second International T20, Friday 6 July

Third International T20, Sunday 8 July

First ODI, Thursday 12 July

Second ODI, Saturday 14 July

Third ODI, Tuesday 17 July

First Test, from Wednesday 1 August

Second Test, from Thursday 9 August

Third Test, from Saturday 18 August

Fourth Test, from Thursday 30 August

Fifth Test, from Friday 7 September


Watch on the go

Virgin TV customers who subscribe to Sky Sports can watch on the Sky Sports app, anywhere in the UK with a WiFi or mobile data connection. Not only will you be able to take your Sky packages with you, but you get in-depth sports coverage, as well as exclusive videos and interviews. And, also on iPad, you can access extra features, including Sky Sports’ cutting-edge second-screen functions. Download from the Apple app store for iPad or iPhone, or from Google Play.


Upgrade to Sky Sports now

Don’t have Sky Sports? You can find out about our Sky Sports package and upgrade here.

You might also like

Channels, content and features available depend on your chosen package.

TV channels: Channel line-ups are subject to change and regional variations. TV packs currently exclude some teletext services.

HD: HD TV required to view HD channels. Number of inclusive HD channels depends on package.

Sky Sports: You must subscribe to Sky Sports in SD to take these channels in HD. Sky Sports News HD not included. Content available to view depends on TV package.

Sky Sports available as an add-on for an additional monthly charge if not included in your package. Premium channels must be kept for at least 30 days.

Sky Sports app: Only available via the Sky Sports app (selected iOS and Android devices only) or website to customers who subscribe to these channels. Separate End User Licence Agreements and terms and conditions apply to the Sky Sports app and website. Selected content may not be available to view. Live streaming and On Demand available in UK with broadband, WiFi or 3G/4G only. Minimum 800 kbps recommended per device accessing the service. Maximum of 2 devices.