. This announcement of ‘The West Test’ is a celebration of the city and the State and is designed to further invigorate the fan experience for the first match of the Australian international summer of cricket.”
Cricket Australia declared that the commencing of men’s international cricket this summer in Western Australia will be strongly marked as the West Test in Perth. There will be a brand-new experience for cricket enthusiasts endeavor at the Western Australian Cricket Association (WACA) arena encompassing up to 500 patrons in three tiers.
There is also an area dedicated for families, with backyard games and plenty of shady space for visitors to enjoy the opening Test match of the season. Moreover, the Women’s International Series Test will be given the title The West Test as well, attaining consistency between the individual contests of women’s and men’s Test cricket in the two stadiums in the state. According to Joel Morrison, General Manager of Events and Operations at Cricket Australia, international cricket in Perth will remain a stellar occasion in the summer for Australian cricket fans.
He also expressed that establishing The West Test was planned to stir the spectators experience of the initial Test match of the international summer. the West Test into a signature event for Western Australia. The ‘West Test’ is set to elevate the top-notch matches between Australia and Pakistan to a new level. Fantastic activities for supporters will be featured in the stadium, especially ‘The Hill’, due to the sponsorship of NRMA Insurance.
The long-awaited tour of Australia to Pakistan last year has revived the long-standing rivalry between the nations, making this an ideal way to open the men’s international cricket season this summer. The WA Cricket CEO, Christina Matthews, sees this event as a point of pride for Western Australian citizens, featuring Test matches that are exclusive to them and displaying their excellent stadiums to the global market. Matthews expressed her excitement to work with Cricket Australia and all partners to grow the West Test into a major event specifically for WA.
The West squad is preparing for taking on India and England in the upcoming series by participating in the West Test event.