Newclose County Cricket Ground

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Newclose County Cricket Ground
Newclose County Cricket Ground.JPG
Summer 2008
Location Isle of Wight
Coordinates 50°40′52″N 1°17′15″W / 50.6812°N 1.2875°W / 50.6812; -1.2875
Establishment 2008
As of 2009
Source: [1]

Newclose County Cricket Ground is the county cricket ground for the Isle of Wight, located between Newport and Blackwater. Several open days were held in September 2008 on which special matches were to take place.[1]

The ground is currently registered to host First Class County professional standard.[citation needed] The ground was opened by Mike Gatting.[2]

The cricket ground is also used as a conference and wedding venue.


  1. ^ a b "Newclose County Cricket Ground Open Days". Retrieved 2008-09-22. 
  2. ^ "Mike Gatting officially opens Newclose Ground". Southern Electric Premier Cricket League. 31 July 2009. Retrieved 10 December 2013. 

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