A cricket stadium is a special structure that is rectangular and round in shape which is used to play cricket. Cricket is a most popular game in the world which is played by millions of people worldwide. The cricket grounds designed in a tier or round structure to allow cricket fans to stand or sit to view the match.
Today we will inform you about the biggest cricket grounds in South Africa with their location and images. These stadiums have a largest seating capacity for cricket fans. Here are the list of largest cricket stadiums in South Africa.
Biggest Cricket Stadiums in South Africa List
1. Brackenfell Cricket Club
Brackenfell Cricket Club is a very oldest cricket ground of South Africa. Thousands of spectators watch cricket match in this ground. It is located at Witels St, Brackenfell North, Cape Town, 7560, South Africa and contact number is +27 82 376 2147. You can play many types of games in this stadium.
Brackenfell Cricket Club:
2. Bredasdorp Cricket Ground
Bredasdrop Cricket Ground was first used in 1992 hosted first class game between Boland and Border. This cricket ground has a largest seating capacity for spectators. The structure of this stadium is round in shape. Many sportsperson gather here every weekend to play games.
Bredasdorp Cricket Ground:
3. Wanderers Stadium
Wanderers Stadium is a largest cricket ground of South Africa where Test, One Day International and first class cricket matches are played. It was built in 1956 with 34,000 seating capacity for spectators. First T20 match was played on this ground on 21st October 2005 between South Africa and New Zealand.
4. Kingsmead Cricket Ground
Kingsmead Cricket Ground is a home ground of KwaZulu-Natal Dolphins. It is located at Kingsmead Way, Kingsmead, Durban, 4001, South Africa. Yuvraj Singh hit six sixes in Stuart Broad’s over in this cricket stadium. The first test match was played in this ground between South Africa and England on 18-22 January 1923.
Kingsmead Cricket Ground:
5. Newlands Cricket Ground
Newlands Cricket Ground is one of the most beautiful cricket stadium in the world. This ground was established in 1888. Test matches, One Day International matches and T20 matches are played here. The stadium has 22,500 seating capacity for spectators and it is situated in Cape Town.
Newlands Cricket Ground:
6. SuperSport Park
SuperSport Park is situated in 283 West Ave, Die Hoewes, Centurion, 0046, South Africa. It is the home ground for Titans cricket team. They played most of their home games here since 2004. The seating capacity of the cricket stadium is 22,000. It was the venue of 2003 world cup.
7. Mangaung Oval
Mangaung Oval stadium is previously known as Goodyear Park, Springbok Park, OUTsurance Oval and Chevrolet Park. This cricket ground was built in 1989 and have seating capacity of 20,000 spectators. It is the home ground of Knights cricket team. In this ground first One Day International match was played on 15th December 1992 between India VS South Africa.
8. Willowmoore Park
Willowmoore Park was established in 1924 with a total seating capacity of 20,000 people. It is a multi-purpose stadium which is used to play various games. Two matched of 2003 world cup was also played at this ground. Last One Day International match was played in this ground on 27th September 2016.
9. St George’s Park
St George’s Park is a multi-purpose ground which was established in 1859. This is one of the oldest stadium in South Africa. Many One Day International matches, Test matches and T20 matches have played at this ground. It is located at Park Dr, Central, Port Elizabeth, 6001, South Africa.
St George’s Park:
10. Buffalo Park
Buffalo Park is famous cricket stadium which is situated at Buffalo Park Dr, Baysville, East London, 5241, South Africa. Buffalo stadium also the home ground of Warriors cricket team. The stadium has hosted many One Day International matches, T20 matches and one test match. It has 20,000 people seating capacity.