Cricket World Cup 2019 The Oval is also or formally known as The AMP Oval, The Fosters Oval, The Brit Oval, The Kia Oval. It was established in 1845. This is Where it all began. The First ever test was played here in September 1880. In Result, England wins over Australia by 5 wickets and this is where a test series in England Traditionally ends.
Cricket World Cup 2019 The Oval, Kennington Oval, London
The Oval has witnessed many historic matches. England dramatic one-wicket win in 1902 inspired by Gilbert Jessop‘s sensational hundred. Australia 701 in 1930 as Don Bradman and Bill Ponsford put on 451 for the second wicket. England 903 for 7 as they beat Australia by an innings and 579 runs in 1938. Michel Holding,s 14 Wickets on a featherbed in 1976. Devon Malcolm,s 9 for 57 against South Africa in 1994.
The ground itself dominated by the gasometers on the east side. Until fairly recently the pavilion, built in 1890. It is hosted many other important sporting occasions and can claim to be the most important general sports ground in the world.
A Short History of the Cricket World Cup 2019 Venue The Oval
The Historic Oval Shape of the Ground dates back 1790c. When an Oval road was first laid around What was Originally a cabbage garden and then a market garden.
Then in 1844, the Duchy of Cornwall leased the land to turn the market garden into a subscription Cricket Ground.
1868 Aboriginal Cricket Ground tour of England.20,000 Spectators Gathered at the Oval in 1868 for the first game of the Aboriginal cricket tour of England.
The first Tour of England by any Foreign side. The First 1 Day International match was played at the Oval on 7th September Between England and West Indies. It hosted matches of the 1975,79,83 and 1999 World Cup.
- Location: Kennington, London, United Kingdom
2. Start: 1845
3. Lights: yes
4. Owner: Duchy of Cornwall
5. Seats: 25,500
6. Time Zone: UTC +01:00
ICC World Cup Schedule at The Oval
- 09:30 GMT: Eng vs RSA, Match 1
2. 09:30 GMT: RSA vs BAN, Match 5
3. 12:30 GMT: BAN vs NZ, Match 9
4 .09:30 GMT: IND vs AUS, Match 14
5. 09:30 GMT: SL vs AUS, Match 20
- Total matches: 67
2. Wins batting first: 26
3. Wins bowling first: 39
4. Average 1st Inns scores: 249
5. Average 2nd Inns scores: 213
- Total matches: 101
2. Wins batting first: 36
3. Wins bowling first: 28
4. Average 1st Inns scores: 349
5. Average 2nd Inns scores: 306
6. Average 3rd Inns scores: 234
7. Average 4th Inns scores: 154
- Total matches: 16
2. Wins batting first: 9
3. Wins bowling first: 6
4. Average 1st Inns scores: 150
5. Average 2nd Inns scores: 133