World Cup 2023: Eden Gardens Capacity, Tickets, Match List, ODI Stats & Records, Pitch Report, All You Need To Know: The Eden Gardens in Kolkata is one of the ten venues of the World Cup 2023, which is chosen to host the World Cup 2023 matches. It is one of the best cricket ground in India.
The Stadium can hold 68,000 people, making it the second-largest cricket stadium in India. In the Indian Premier League (IPL), Eden Gardens is the home ground of the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).
The Eden Gardens will host five matches during the World Cup 2023, including the Semi-Final 2 match of the World Cup. India and South Africa will play a League stage match of the World Cup 2023 at this ground on November 5, 2023.
You can buy World Cup matches tickets, which will be played at Eden Garden from the official ICC website. A high-scoring match between the two good teams is expected on this ground in this tournament.
Eden Gardens Overview ( Capacity, Ends, Home Team)
Established in: 1864
Known as: Eden Garden State Park
Ends: High Court End, Pavilion End
Home Teams: Kolkata Knight Riders, Kolkata
Location: Kolkata, India
Eden Gardens Pitch Report:
The pitch at the Eden Gardens is known to be a batting-friendly wicket. It has a good amount of grass, which helps to keep the ball in the air. However, the pitch can also be slow, making it difficult for bowlers to take wickets. Sometimes, Spinners can dominate the game in the middle overs, especially in the second inning.
Eden Gardens ODI Stats & Records:
Matches Played: 31
Matches won batting first: 18 (54.55%)
Matches won bowling second: 12 (36.36%)
Average score in first innings: 236
Average score in second innings: 250
Highest Score: 404/5 by India
Lowest Score: 123/10 by West Indies
Runs per over: 5.12
Eden Gardens Match List:
Here’s the complete schedule of matches to be held at this venue during the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023.
|October 28, 2023||Bangladesh vs Netherland|
|October 31, 2023||Bangladesh vs Pakistan|
|November 5, 2023||India vs South Africa|
|November 11, 2023||Pakistan vs England|
|November 16, 2023||Semi-Final II|
Eden Gardens Tickets Sales:
This Stadium has a seating capacity of 68,000 spectators, but some seats are reserved for VIP guests. Fans can purchase World Cup 2023 tickets from the official websites of BCCI and ICC. The ticket sale will start soon.
For More, Check The Official Site: ICC