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National Cricket Stadium (Grenada)

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National Cricket Stadium (Grenada)

Grenada National Cricket Stadium
Ground information
Location Grenada
Establishment 2007
Capacity 20,000
Owner West Indies Cricket Board
End names
River End
D'arbeau End
International information
First Test June 28 2002: West Indies v New Zealand
Last Test July 17 2009: West Indies v Bangladesh
First ODI April 14 1999: West Indies v Australia
Last ODI June 29 2008: West Indies v Australia

National Cricket Stadium, previously known as Queen's Park, is the name of a cricket stadium complex in River Road, Grenada in the Caribbean and was a location for the 2007 Cricket World Cup. It became the 84th Test venue in 2002 when it hosted its first match between West Indies and New Zealand.

After being rebuilt in 2000, the new complex was damaged in October 2004 as a direct result from Hurricane Ivan.

The pitch is noted for being elongated towards the Pavilion end, giving a more baseball type look to the ground. The stadium was funded by the People's Republic of China.

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Coordinates: 12°3′32.6″N 61°45′7.6″W / 12.059056°N 61.752111°W / 12.059056; -61.752111

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