On The Day

The UKAF Inter Services T20 is a triangular Twenty20 tournament involving all 3 armed forces who play for the Inter Services T20 Trophy. First held in 2005 at the Army Cricket Ground at Aldershot, this is the 11th year that it has been hosted by the MCC at Lord’s.

Each of the Armed Forces senior XIs play two Twenty20 games during the single-day tournament. Gates will open at 0900 with the first match starting at 1000.

Match 110:00 - 12:45RN v RAF
Lunch12:45 - 13:15
Match 213:15 - 16:00Army v Losers of match 1
Tea16:00 - 16:30
Match 316:30 - 19:15Army v Winners of match 1

The teams play for the honour of being crowned as the UKAF Inter Services T20 Champions. This tournament is one of four Inter Services tournaments that are played throughout the season.

There will be a cricket demonstration by local school children during the first interval and a band will play during the second interval.

Real Tennis and Squash matches will also take place between the MCC and the United Kingdom Armed Forces.

A post-tournament presentation will be held approximately 15 minutes after the conclusion of the last match when the Inter Services T20 Trophy will be presented along with the announcement and presentation of the player of the tournament award.

Food and Drink

The Nursery Ground will be available for picnics (after the Kwik-cricket preparations from 10.00 – 12.45) as will two catering outlets and a Barbeque in the Food Village. Alcohol outlets will include the New Tavern and Outfield Bars; available restaurants will include the Sir Pelham Warner Restaurant and the Lord’s Tavern Bar and Brasserie.

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