ESPN Play brings exclusive coverage of West Indies in Test action as well as all the limited overs clashes commencing December 10.

ESPN Caribbean will present live, exclusive coverage of the West Indies tour of New Zealand from December 10 at 4:20 p.m. (ET) from Dunedin as the visitors aim to ascend the International Cricket Council (I.C.C.) Test rankings. All matches will air live on ESPN Play ( - ESPN’s multiscreen live and on-demand broadband platform in the Caribbean.

West Indies will be engaging their hosts from December 2, 2013 until January 15, 2014 in three Tests and five One Day Internationals (ODIs). The tour culminates with two Twenty20 (T20) fixtures which will serve as the precursor for the Windies’ title defence of the I.C.C. World Twenty20 trophy, which will be broadcast exclusively by ESPN Caribbean in March 2014.

A 16-man Test squad, led by Darren Sammy, has been announced, with the West Indies limited overs squad, captained by Dwayne Bravo, still to be named.

West Indies Test squad:
Darren Sammy (capt), Denesh Ramdin (vc), Tino Best, Kraigg Brathwaite, Darren Bravo, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Sheldon Cottrell, Narsingh Deonarine, Kirk Edwards, Shannon Gabriel, Sunil Narine, Veerasammy Permaul, Kieran Powell, Marlon Samuels, Shane Shillingford and Chadwick Walton.

Live on ESPN Play: New Zealand vs. West Indies (All Times Eastern)





Dec 10 - 14, 2013

4:20 p.m.

2nd Test


Dec 18 - 22, 2013

4:20 p.m.

3rd Test


Dec 25, 2013

7:50 p.m.

1st ODI


Dec 28, 2013

7:50 p.m.

2nd ODI


Dec 31, 2013

4:50 p.m.

3rd ODI


Jan 3, 2014

4:50 p.m.

4th ODI


Jan 7, 2014

7:50 p.m.

5th ODI


Jan 11, 2014

12:50 a.m.

1st T20


Jan 15, 2014

12:50 a.m.

2nd T20



About ESPN Play

ESPN Caribbean offers live and on-demand video content through a range of compelling and expanding broadband platforms. ESPN Play is the platform that offers live and on-demand sports video to subscribers of pay television affiliates in the region. ESPN Play presents exclusive on-demand sports video, live events as well as high quality long-format video. Interested parties can visit the ESPN Play website to determine if their cable provider offers the broadband platform.

About ESPN Caribbean
ESPN Caribbean is part of ESPN International, which has grown to include ownership — in whole or in part — of 24 television networks outside of the United States, as well as a variety of additional businesses that allow ESPN to reach sports fans in over 61 countries and territories across all seven continents. ESPN International business entities include television, radio, print, internet, broadband, wireless, consumer products, and event management.

In the Caribbean, two television networks ESPN Caribbean and ESPN2 Caribbean, were launched in 2007, both offering the best in world sport while also providing a Caribbean focus on what viewers in the region most want to see. The ESPN Caribbean networks air throughout the West Indies and are home to important regional and international cricket matches. In addition to the Champions League Twenty20 events and the Caribbean Regional Super50 competition, ESPN Caribbean also presents the major I.C.C. tournaments including the 2014 World Twenty20 in Bangladesh and the 2015 Cricket World Cup in Australia, as well as B.C.C.I. events such as the 2013 and 2014 West Indies Tours of India.

ESPN Caribbean also provides the West Indian audience with coverage from the most competitive international soccer leagues to the NBA, MLB and Grand Slam tennis, as well as popular regionalized studio shows like SportsCenter and ESPNFC.

ESPN Caribbean’s multiplatform offerings includes ESPN Play (a 24/7 broadband service available via subscription), ESPN Radio, and the website.