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Spectators to be allowed in England-New Zealand Test

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 07:25 PM, 26 May 2021   Updated: 07:26 PM, 26 May 2021

Spectators to be allowed in England-New Zealand Test

Spectators to be allowed in England-New Zealand Test

The two-match Test series between England and New Zealand will start on June 2. The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has decided to allow spectators in the second and final game of the series. As per a report on edgbaston.com, the stadium will be able to accommodate around 18,000 spectators each day, 70 percent of total stadium capacity. 

The ECB has said that spectators will be allowed at the gallery in the upcoming Test series in compliance with strict health guidelines.

The first Test of the series, which starts on June 2, will be played at Lord's, the ECB said in a statement. 25 percent of visitors are being allowed to enter there. As a result, 6,000 spectators will be able to watch the game from the gallery.

The second Test of the series will start on June 10 at Edgbaston, Birmingham. In that Test, spectators will be able to watch the game on the field. Around 18,000 spectators each day will be allowed.  All ticket holders should be aged 16 and over.

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