Trent Bridge

first_img India Today Web Desk New DelhiApril 30, 2019UPDATED: May 28, 2019 16:34 IST Trent Bridge, Nottingham (Getty Images)Trent Bridge was first opened in 1841 and hosted its first one-day international back in 1974. The Ground made its World Cup debut in 1975, followed by matches being held for the 1979, 1983 and 1999 editions.Nottingham was crowned the ‘Home of England Sport’ in 2015 as the city is home to the world’s oldest professional football club – Notts County. Incidentally Trent Bridge was home to both the Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club and Notts County Football Club. Notts County decided to move away to Meadow Lane when the football and cricket seasons started to overlap from 1910.Trent Bridge will host five matches at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, including hosts England playing Pakistan in the group stage. England have a great record at Trent Bridge, having won both their previous World Cup games at the venue – against New Zealand in 1975 and Zimbabwe in 1999.Opened 1841Capacity: 15,350 (to be 17,000)Known as Trent Bridge GroundEnds: Pavilion End, Radcliffe Road EndLocation: Nottingham, EnglandICC Cricket World Cup 2019 matches -15:00 IST: WI vs PAK, Match 215:00 IST: Eng vs PAK, Match 615:00 IST: AUS vs WI, Match 1015:00 IST: IND vs NZ, Match 1815:00 IST: AUS vs BAN, Match 26STATS – ODITotal matches:44Matches won batting first: 18Matches won bowling first: 23Average 1st Inns scores: 250Average 2nd Inns scores: 216Highest total recorded: 481/6 (50 Ov) by Eng vs AUSLowest total recorded: 83/10 (23 Ov) by RSA vs EngHighest score chased: 350/3 (44 Ov) by Eng vs NZLowest score defended: 195/9 (50 Ov) by WI vs EngFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAnita Jat Tags :Follow Trent BridgeFollow EnglandFollow World CupFollow 2019 World Cup Trent BridgeNottingham was crowned the ‘Home of England Sport’ in 2015 as the city is home to the world’s oldest professional football club – Notts County.advertisementlast_img

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