Thursday, June 29th, 2023

Worcestershire vs New Zealand

New Zealand are heading to New Road this summer to face the Worcestershire Rapids in a T20 as part of their preparations for a four-match series against England on Friday 25 August (2:30pm)

The Black Caps are currently ranked third in the world and boast a squad that is packed with international superstars, including Jimmy Neesham, Daryl Mitchell and Tim Southee.

Worcestershire Vitality Blast favourite Mitchell Santner could return to New Road alongside former Rapids overseas stars Matt Henry and Ish Sodhi.


General Admittance tickets are now SOLD OUT for this fixture but there are still places available in Hospitality.


Marquee Hospitality – £75

There’s nowhere better to witness the Rapids in action and to take in the enthralling T20 atmosphere than in our Chestnut Marquee, with it’s floor to ceiling windows and warm Worcestershire welcome. 

  • Match Admission Tickets
  • Complimentary drink & glass of fizz on arrival
  • VIP Access to the Chestnut Marquee 
  • Reserved Seat on an Allocated Table
  • Private Bar Facility
  • Chef’s Pre-match Buffet
  • Private Pitchside Seating Area

Sapphire Hospitality – £130

Indulge in the ultimate cricketing experience with our new premium hospitality package during the Worcestershire vs New Zealand tourist fixture.

Our Premium EBC Group viewing suite is located right behind the bowler’s arm, giving you an unbeatable view of all the action. Plus, you’ll have direct access to our luxurious hospitality lounge, where you can mingle with fellow spectators and take advantage of our complimentary bar featuring a wide range of drinks.

Enjoy a delicious selection of expertly-sourced Italian cured meats, accompanied by mouth-watering caprese and Caesar salads and chargrilled artichokes. 

Savour the flavours of Italy with a carefully curated assortment of native cheeses, accompanied by delectable Romany olives, bruschetta, and semi-dry southern Italian tomatoes alongside a fresh tomato and oregano bloomer.

With every bite, immerse yourself in the rich and vibrant culinary heritage of Italy.

But that’s not all! As a special bonus, you’ll have the chance to participate in an exclusive Q&A with ex-Worcestershire players. Learn insider secrets and gain a deeper understanding of the sport from those who know it best.

Whether you’re looking to entertain a group of ten or join us solo, we’ve got you covered. Our private tables are perfect for hosting a larger party, while smaller groups can enjoy the package on a shared basis.