Pro Arch Tournament

Emirates is set to continue its support of the ARCH Trophy as Title Sponsor in 2009, with the tournament now being renamed as the Emirates Airline Pro ARCH Trophy.

Now in its second year, the tournament will welcome six high profile English County sides to the UAE from 17th - 25th March 2009, competing for one of cricket's premier pre-season events. Nat West Pro 40 winners Sussex, Friends Provident winners Essex, Twenty 20 champions Middlesex; Surrey, Lancashire and current trophy holdersYorkshire will be joined by the UAE national team and a Fly Emirates XI completing a team line up that’s sure to create a fascinating contest.