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Supersport Park
PTI
January 30, 2003
First Published: 19:11 IST(23/1/2003)
Last Updated: 00:22 IST(30/1/2003)

Rated one of the 10 best grounds in the world by Indian legend Kapil Dev, Supersport Park is a 20,000-seater that boasts a wonderful grand stand and superb open grassed embankments.

It hosted its first one-day international in December 1992 and its first Test in November 1995, a match in which Shaun Pollock made his debut for South Africa against England.

Supersport Park has proved an excellent one-day ground, with a wicket that is conducive to free scoring but usually has a little in it for bowlers of all kinds.

Supersport Park has so far been witness to 15 limited-overs internationals.

Five World Cup matches will be played at Supersport Park, including two pool matches and two Super Six showdowns.


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