POSTED: Sunday September 20th 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Training and press conference schedule for Monday 21 September
ICC Champions Trophy - 22 September to 5 October
The following is the training and media conference schedule of the teams for Monday 21 September ahead of the ICC Champions Trophy, which will take place from 22 September to 5 October.
· Sri Lanka will hold a training session at Centurion from 1000 until around 1300. Afterwards, Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara is expected to hold a pre-match press conference. For media enquiries, please contact Sri Lanka manager Brendon Kuruppu on +27 82 377 7161
· South Africa will hold a training session at Centurion from 1400 until around 1700. Beforehand, South Africa captain Graeme Smith is expected to hold a pre-match press conference. For media enquiries, please contact South Africa media manager Michael Owen-Smith on +27 83 ...
· The West Indies will hold a training session at The Wanderers from 0900 until around 1200. For media enquiries, please contact West Indies media manager Philip Spooner on +27 82 099 2988
· Pakistan is scheduled to train at The Wanderers from 1400 until around 1700. For media enquiries, call Pakistan manager Yawar Saeed +27…
· India is scheduled to train Potchefstroom from 1000 until around 1300 and has no media conference planned. For team media enquiries, please contact India team manager Anurag Thakur on +27 82 370 0648
· New Zealand has opted not to train and has no media conferences planned. For team media enquiries, please contact New Zealand manager David Currie on +27 82 370 0879
The two remaining sides, England and Australia, will arrive in Johannesburg on Tuesday 22 September after finishing their seven-match ODI series at Chester-le-Street on Sunday.
The two sides will hold their pre-event media activities on Wednesday 23 September. The schedule of their pre-event media activities is:
0845 – England captain Andrew Strauss’s presser, Syringa and Acacia Room, Sandton Sun
0930 – Australia captain Ricky Ponting’s presser, Syringa and Acacia Room, Sandton Sun
1030-1130 – Open media sessions involving England and Australia players, Maroela North, Sandton Sun
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