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Wisden x Kia

An exciting summer of cricket with Kia, getting you closer to the action.

About the partnership:

Introducing our new partnership with Kia UK.

Kia, who are the new partner of the Wisden Cricket Weekly podcast, has been a huge supporter of both the men’s and women’s game for over a decade. The Kia brand ethos is about ‘movement that inspires’ and with a massive summer of cricket now upon us, including both the men’s and women’s Ashes, Kia would like to give cricket fans across the UK the opportunity to get involved with the sport that they love. In every podcast episode, Kia will be running a ‘movement that inspires’ moment, giving you the chance to get closer to the action by offering exclusive opportunities and some great prizes. Keep an eye out for these moments if you want to make some amazing cricket memories at the Kia Oval.

Enter for your chance to WIN the Best Seats in the House at the Kia Oval with Kumar Sangakkara – right on the edge of the action!

Watching a great game of cricket is a treat at the best of times, but imagine doing so from the Best Seats in the House, right next to the pitch and right where the action is happening!

Kia, who have been the headline partner of Surrey County Cricket Club since 2010, is this year providing you and four friends or family the chance to win the Best Seats in the House with legend of the game, Kumar Sangakkara. Get exclusive access to the Sri Lankan great, hearing about his experiences from his time as a player and what his thoughts are on the breath-taking Surrey-Middlesex T20 Blast encounter on June 22 at the Kia Oval.

To all you cricket fans: imagine watching the game from where you can almost touch the boundary, smell the grass and see every run and catch from the most exclusive seats on the field.

You will get the VIP experience, with a fridge full of your favourite drinks right beside you and your food delivered straight to you during the match.

Finally, your cricket day offers you a tour of the inspiring Kia Oval, exploring all of its history.

An opportunity of a lifetime. For your chance to win, all you need to do is enter here.

Grassroots Cricket

Kia have been heavily involved in both men’s and women’s cricket for the last decade, giving cricket fans across the UK the opportunity to get involved in the sport that they love. Last year, Kia invited Weybridge CC juniors club to train at the famous Kia Oval with Surrey legends Alec Stewart, Gareth Batty and Azhar Mahmood.

This year, Kia are continuing to give back to young cricket fans with Kia’s ‘Movement That Inspires’ moment. Cricket legends such as Kumar Sangakkara will be leading a morning training session at the Kia Oval, followed by a tournament on the pitch itself.

  • Play at the Kia Oval (training & tournament)
  • A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for young cricketers age 11- 16
  • When: September 23, 2023

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