West Indies vs England – First Test: UK start time, TV channel, live stream and team news

ENGLAND's Test side resume their winter schedule as they head to face the West Indies.

Joe Root and his men recorded an historic series whitewash in Sri Lanka before Christmas and will be aiming for more success overseas.

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When is the West Indies vs England?

THE first Test begins on Wednesday, January 23 at the Kensington Oval in Barbados.

Play begins at 2pm UK time, with the toss on day one scheduled for 1.30pm.

England have named an unchanged squad for the tour following the 3-0 win over the Sri Lankans.

Which TV channel can I watch it on?

YOU can watch all the action as it happens on Sky Sports Cricket and Main Event.

Coverage begins at 1pm, whilst you can stream by purchasing at NOW TV pass from just £7.99.

As they did with the Sri Lanka tour, talkSPORT have exclusive radio commentary.

Tune into talkSPORT2 for ball-by-ball updates throughout the Test and the series.

England squad

Test squad: Joe Root (Yorkshire), Moeen Ali (Worcestershire), James Anderson (Lancashire), Jonny Bairstow (Yorkshire), Stuart Broad (Nottinghamshire), Rory Burns (Surrey), Jos Buttler (Lancashire), Sam Curran (Surrey), Joe Denly (Kent), Ben Foakes (Surrey), Keaton Jennings (Lancashire), Jack Leach (Somerset), Adil Rashid (Yorkshire), Ben Stokes (Durham), Olly Stone (Warwickshire), Chris Woakes (Warwickshire)

ODI squad: Eoin Morgan (Middlesex) (captain), Moeen Ali (Worcestershire), Jonny Bairstow (Yorkshire), Jos Buttler (Lancashire), Tom Curran (Surrey), Joe Denly (Kent), Alex Hales (Nottinghamshire), Liam Plunkett (Yorkshire), Adil Rashid (Yorkshire), Joe Root (Yorkshire), Jason Roy (Surrey), Ben Stokes (Durham), David Willey (Yorkshire), Chris Woakes (Warwickshire), Mark Wood (Durham)

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ENGLAND's Test side resume their winter schedule as they head to face the West Indies.