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Know your ICC World Cup 2015 venue - Eden Park (Auckland)

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Eden Park in Auckland will be one of the venues for the semi-finals of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. It will be the setting for the clash of hosts - Australia and New Zealand on February 28.

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Eden Park is New Zealand's largest stadium. It can house 41,000 spectators for World Cup matches.

Eden Park venue map

Here is your complete guide to Eden Park (All venues' guide)

Eden Park (Auckland)

About Auckland

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Stadium Information

Eden Park is New Zealand's largest stadium, hosting almost half a million local and international fans and patrons each year.

Eden Park has been the home of Auckland Cricket since 1910 and Auckland Rugby since 1925. Its 100-year history boasts some of New Zealand's proudest sporting moments, including the 1950 Empire Games, the inaugural Rugby World Cup in 1987, the Rugby World Cup 2011 and the ICC Cricket World Cup 1992.

Eden Park is located in the heart of Auckland, New Zealand's largest city, and is well served by arterial roads, bus and rail. It is located in the vibrant suburb of Kingsland less than 3km from the CBD.

Stadium Address

Eden Park, Reimers, Ave, Kingsland, Auckland 1024

Capacity for WC 2015 - 41,000

First Established/Built - 1900

1st ODI - New Zealand Vs India (22 February, 1976) NZ won by 80 runs

Matches (All games start at 6.30 AM IST)

28 February - Australia Vs New Zealand (Pool A)

7 March - South Africa Vs Pakistan (Pool B)

14 March - India Vs Zimbabwe (Pool B)

24 March - Semi-final 1

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Story first published: Friday, February 13, 2015, 11:43 [IST]
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