Willowmoore Park

Willowmoore Park is a multi-purpose stadium in Benoni, South Africa. It is currently used mostly for cricket matches and hosted two matches during the 2003 Cricket World Cup.[1][2] The stadium holds 20,000 people and opened in 1924. After withdrawing their sponsorship from St George's Park in Port Elizabeth, Sahara started sponsoring Willowmoore Park, thus for sponsorship reasons it is known as "Sahara Willowmoore Park".

Willowmoore Park
Ground information
LocationBenoni, South Africa
Establishment1924
Capacity20,000
TenantsSouth Africa national cricket team
End names
Chalet End
Ekurhuleni End
International information
First ODI9 February 1997:
 India v  Zimbabwe
Last ODI27 September 2016:
 Australia v  Ireland
Only T20I14 October 2018:
 South Africa v  Zimbabwe
First WODI28 March 2005:
 Sri Lanka v  West Indies
Last WODI12 May 2019:
 South Africa v  Pakistan
First WT20I22 May 2019:
 South Africa v  Pakistan
Last WT20I23 May 2019:
 South Africa v  Pakistan
As of 7 September 2020
Source: ESPNcricinfo

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Willowmoore Park Cricinfo
  2. ^ Willowmoore Park CricketArchive

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Coordinates: 26°11′42.82″S 28°19′04.70″E / 26.1952278°S 28.3179722°E / -26.1952278; 28.3179722