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HindustanTimes Wed,01 Oct 2014

The Rose Bowl

(Southampton,England)
The Rose Bowl, Southampton
The Rose Bowl, Southampton
The Rose Bowl is an English cricket ground used for county, One Day International and Test Matches. It is situated at West End, Hampshire, near Southampton, and is home to Hampshire Cricket. The design of the venue is set into an amphitheatre creating a bowl, hence the name.The Rose Bowl also acts as a venue for conferences and big-name concerts. Recent acts to have performed at the Rose Bowl include Oasis, The Who, Neil Diamond and R.E.M.In June 2011, the ground hosted its first Test match, as England played Sri Lanka in the 3rd test of the npower Test Series. It created history, becoming the 10th English Test cricket ground, and the first ground to host a Test match on the South Coast

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City Southampton
Stadium Ends Pavilion End and Northern End
Capacity 6500
Established 2001
First Match June 13, 2005 - England beat Australia by 100 runs
Last Match June 15, 2006 - Sri Lanka beat England by 2 runs
Matches 2
Home Team Wins 1
Away Team Wins 1
Neutral Team Wins 0
Matches Tied 0
No Result 0
Most Successful Team England - 1 wins
Highest Innings Score 179/8 by England on June 13, 2005 - England beat Australia by 100 runs
Lowest Innings Score 79/10 by Australia on June 13, 2005 - England beat Australia by 100 runs
Wins Batting First 2
Wins Batting Second 0
Average Innings Score 145
Most Prolific Batsman Marcus Trescothick (113 runs)
Highest Individual Score 72 by Marcus Trescothick v Sri Lanka on June 15, 2006 - Sri Lanka beat England by 2 runs
Most Successful Bowler Paul Collingwood (6 wickets)
Best Bowling Analysis 4/22 by Paul Collingwood v Sri Lanka on June 15, 2006 - Sri Lanka beat England by 2 runs

Last Five Matches
England v Sri Lanka on June 15, 2006 - Sri Lanka beat England by 2 runs
England v Australia on June 13, 2005 - England beat Australia by 100 runs

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