ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 venues list is announced and very famous Lord’s is one of them. According to World Cup 2019 Schedule, it will be hosting a total of five matches which will be played in Round Robin Fashion. We have summed up some Facts and figures of this Venue, let’s see them…
Established in 1814, owned by Marylebone cricket club, this icc cricket world cup 2019 venue, Lord’s, is the most iconic ground. The ground was named after Thomos Lord, former cricketer, who built this ground. It has been the host to 10 ICC Cricket World Cup matches including the finals during the world cups of 1975, 1979, 1983 and 1999.
This ground has witnessed many high scoring fixtures during the World Cups. England made the highest total of this ground, 334/4, against India during the World Cup 1975.
Like most of the ICC cricket world cup 2019 venues, Lord’s ground also favors bowling first team. Out of total 62 matches, only 27 are won by the team batting first.
Lord’s Cricket Ground’s Capacity is large enough to adjust 28,500 Cricket Fans.
If you are planning for ICC cricket world cup 2019 Lords matches than there are different options available to travel depending on the area you are coming from. Lord’s Cricket Ground Parking is not available, therefore it is advised to use public transport. It is situated close to London city therefore London underground and London bus would be suitable options. You can also hire taxi service and if you are living nearby you can also walk to the ground.
Lord’s Cricket Ground Address is:
St John’s Wood
Lord’s Cricket Ground Map
Lord’s is hosting a total of 5 matches in this World Cup. You can find ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Lords Tickets Information Here.