The Ashes Fixtures 2017-18

The Ashes Urn

The 2017-18 Ashes Series will commence on November 23. The first of five will be played at the Gabba in Brisbane, as is tradition to kick-off the summer of cricket.

Adelaide will host the second Test with a day-night match for the third time, before the W.A.C.A hosts the third, also to be played in primetime on the east coast.

The final two tests will be over the Christmas and New Year period, with the MCG to host the Boxing Day Test and the Sydney Cricket Ground to host the first of 2018.

Test series fixtures

Fixture Venue Dates Time (AEDT) Broadcast
1st Test Gabba November 23-27 11am Channel Nine
2nd Test Adelaide Oval December 2-6 2:30pm D/N** Channel Nine
3rd Test WACA December 14-18 1:30pm Channel Nine
4th Test MCG December 26-30 10:30am Channel Nine
5th Test SCG January 4-8 10:30am Channel Nine

Following the Test series, England will hang around for five ODI matches against the Australian’s, starting in Melbourne on January 14 and finishing on Sunday, January 28 in Perth.

ODI series

Fixture Venue Dates Time (AEDT) Broadcast
1st ODI MCG January 14 2:20pm Channel Nine
2nd ODI Gabba January 19 2:20pm Channel Nine
3rd ODI SCG January 21 2:20pm Channel Nine
4th ODI Adelaide Oval January 26 2:20pm Channel Nine
5th ODI Perth Stadium/W.A.C.A January 28 2:20pm Channel Nine