Friday, 11 June 2010
Yorkshire cricket to celebrate the Bradford Mela
Yorkshire County Cricket Club will be busy at the Bradford Mela over Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th June running an activity area where visitors will get the chance to test their skills on the Throw Show and to join in the Kwik Cricket fun under the watchful eye of qualified cricket coaches.
Yorkshire CCC staff will also be selling Test Match tickets for the Pakistan v Australia Test Match to be played at Headingley Carnegie between 21 and 25 July 2010.
Match Tickets are available priced at just £30 for adults and £15 for children and anyone purchasing a Test Match ticket at the Bradford Mela will also receive a free Friends Provident t20 ticket, worth £20, for any Yorkshire Carnegie t20 home match at Headingley Carnegie apart from the match against Lancashire Lightning on Thursday 17 June.
Tickets can be purchased in cash or by credit / debit card. There is also a free to enter competition whereby attendees at the Mela can enter into a draw for prizes that will include tickets for the Test Match Dinner, a signed Pakistan bat and shirt and the opportunity to come to Headingley Carnegie on 19 July to meet one of the Pakistani players.
Visitors will be able to find the Yorkshire CCC cricket area in the Sportszone at the Bradord Mela which is an annual event being held at Peel Park which celebrates the creativity, culture and communities of the Bradford area.
For more information on the attractions at the Bradford Mela visit: www.bradfordmela.org.uk
If you are unable to attend the Bradford Mela, Test Match tickets are available via www.yorkshireccc.com
The Club’s involvement at the Bradford Mela is part of the Yorkshire Cricket Mela programme, which is a festival of cricket, culture, community and commerce. More details are available at www.theyorkshirecricketmela.com
Day 2, 2nd Investec Test close
England v New Zealand
England 1st Innings
337 for 7 (94 overs)
Root 104 (Maiden Test century) Bairstow 64