Nottingham’s ICC Cricket World Cup fanzone has opened, signalling the start of four days of City Celebrations as the tournament begins.

Luke Fletcher, Samit Patel, Harry Gurney and Mark Footitt were on hand to give attendees the chance to ‘Meet the Outlaws’, while a street cricket and beach cricket activities were accompanied by live music and action from the opening World Cup fixture on the big screen.

The fanzone is in place until Sunday 2nd June, with highlights including:

Friday 31st May

10.30am – Kwik Cricket session

2.00pm – All Stars Cricket session

2.30pm – Meet the Outlaws

Saturday 1st June

12.00pm – Speed Gun Challenge

1.30pm – Meet The Outlaws

4.30pm – Walking Cricket session

Sunday 2nd June

2.00pm and 6.00pm – Open Public session

11.30am, 3.00pm and 5.00pm – Club sessions (Ellerslie Cricket Club)

4.00pm – Inclusion Cricket session


A Notts Outlaws squad brimming with international talent will commence their T20 Vitality Blast campaign against Worcestershire Rapids at Trent Bridge on Thursday 1 July, with adult tickets priced at £10. Secure your seats…