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Edgbaston hosts ICC Champions Trophy 2013 final

David Richardson, Steve Elworthy and Alastair Cook were speaking at the launch of the ICC Champions Trophy 2013 Photo: ICC

Edgbaston Stadium in Birmingham will host the final of the International Cricket Council's Champions Trophy in 2013.

The competition features eight one day international teams and will be played out across three grounds; Cardiff Wales Stadium, The Oval and Edgbaston. It'll be played over eighteen days.

Alastair Cook at the ICC Champions Trophy 2012 launch Credit: ICC

The International Cricket Council has announced that tickets for the fifteen matches of the ICC Champions Trophy in June 2013, will go on sale on Monday 5th November at 10:30 on the ICC website.

“We cannot wait for the start of the ICC Champions Trophy in June 2013. In a summer packed full of cricket, we’ve ensured that fans across England and Wales can enjoy world class cricket at exceptional value."

– Steve Elworthy, Tournament Director.