Wanderers Cricket Ground

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Wanderers Cricket Ground
Ground information
Location Windhoek, Namibia
Establishment 1990
Owner Government of Namibia
Operator Cricket Namibia
Tenants Namibia cricket team
International information
First T20I 19 April 2013:
 Kenya v  Netherlands
Last T20I 20 April 2013:
 Kenya v  Netherlands
Team information
Namibia cricket team (1989-)
As of 14 January 2016
Source: cricinfo

Wanderers Cricket Ground is a cricket ground in Windhoek, Namibia.

The first recorded match on the ground was in 1990 when Namibia played the Netherlands.[1]

The ground held its first List A match in the 2001/02 6 Nations Challenge when Namibia played Sri Lanka A. To date the ground has held 37 List A matches.[2] In 2004, the ground held its first first-class match between Namibia and Uganda in the 2004 Intercontinental Cup. To date the ground has held 32 first-class matches.[3] The first Twenty20 match was played on the ground in 2010, between Namibia and Bermuda, with the ground holding a further Twenty20 match between Namibia and Uganda later in 2010.[4]

In April 2013, the hosted first ever international T20I match between Kenya and Netherlands.

T20 International Hosted[edit]

List of T20I matches hosted at Wanderers.[5]

Team (A) Team (B) winner Margin Year
 Netherlands  Kenya  Kenya By 5 wickets 2013
 Netherlands  Kenya  Kenya By 7 wickets 2013

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Other matches played on Wanderers Cricket Ground, Windhoek". CricketArchive. Retrieved 5 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "List A Matches played on Wanderers Cricket Ground, Windhoek". CricketArchive. Retrieved 5 September 2011. 
  3. ^ "First-Class Matches played on Wanderers Cricket Ground, Windhoek". CricketArchive. Retrieved 5 September 2011. 
  4. ^ "Twenty20 Matches played on Wanderers Cricket Ground, Windhoek". CricketArchive. Retrieved 5 September 2011. 
  5. ^ cricinfo

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 22°35′29.63″S 17°04′18.32″E / 22.5915639°S 17.0717556°E / -22.5915639; 17.0717556