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Loch Logan End, Willows End
Free State, Orange Free State
06:21, Tue Nov 12, 2019 (UTC +0200)
Mangaung Oval
 

Records and statistics

South Africa v Zimbabwe - Oct 29-Nov 1, 1999 Scorecard
South Africa v Bangladesh - Oct 6-8, 2017 Scorecard
Test records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
South Africa v India - Dec 15, 1992 Scorecard
South Africa v Zimbabwe - Oct 3, 2018 Scorecard
ODI records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
South Africa v Zimbabwe - Oct 8, 2010 Scorecard
South Africa v Bangladesh - Oct 26, 2017 Scorecard
T20I records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
Records index

Profile

Springbok Park, now more commonly known by its sponsor's name, is a well-designed 20,000-seater stadium incorporating two large stands and lots of grassed banks, which attract large groups who wish to cook up a braai while enjoying their cricket.

The ground hosted its first one-day international in December 1992 when South Africa cruised to an eight-wicket victory over India. In October 2000 it was accorded full Test status with the visit of Zimbabwe.

The ground played its part in South African Test history when, fittingly, Allan Donald, who, as Free State cricketer played for many years here, became the first South African to capture 300 test wickets, during the first Test against New Zealand in November 2000.

One of the greatest innings ever played occurred early in 1994 when the former South African captain Hansie Cronje smashed 251 against the touring Australians, hitting 28 fours and six sixes.

Springbok Park boasts some of the best lights in the country and is regularly used for day/night matches, when the grassy banks become colourfully filled with spectators and a carnival atmosphere prevails. It is just 10 minutes walk from the city centre, with Bloemfontein coach station adjacent to the ground.

Fixtures

2019
Thu Nov 21 - Sat Nov 23
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup
Pool A - Free State v KwaZulu-Natal Inland
Sun Nov 24 (50 ovs)
09:30 local | 07:30 GMT
02:30 EST | 01:30 CST | 23:30 PST
CSA Provincial One-Day Challenge
Pool A - Free State v KwaZulu-Natal Inland
2020
Sat Jan 18 (50 ovs)
ICC Under-19 World Cup
4th Match, Group D - Canada Under-19s v United Arab Emirates Under-19s
Sun Jan 19 (50 ovs)
ICC Under-19 World Cup
7th Match, Group A - India Under-19s v Sri Lanka Under-19s
Tue Jan 21 (50 ovs)
ICC Under-19 World Cup
11th Match, Group A - India Under-19s v Japan Under-19s
Wed Jan 22 (50 ovs)
ICC Under-19 World Cup
15th Match, Group A - New Zealand Under-19s v Sri Lanka Under-19s
Fri Jan 24 (50 ovs)
ICC Under-19 World Cup
20th Match, Group A - India Under-19s v New Zealand Under-19s
Sat Jan 25 (50 ovs)
ICC Under-19 World Cup
23rd Match, Group D - South Africa Under-19s v United Arab Emirates Under-19s
Fri Feb 7 (50 ovs)          
13:30 local | 11:30 GMT
06:30 EST | 05:30 CST | 03:30 PST
Momentum One Day Cup
Knights v Warriors
Fri Feb 14 (50 ovs)          
13:30 local | 11:30 GMT
06:30 EST | 05:30 CST | 03:30 PST
Momentum One Day Cup
Knights v Dolphins
Wed Mar 4 (50 ovs)          
13:00 local | 11:00 GMT
06:00 EST | 05:00 CST | 03:00 PST
2nd ODI - South Africa v Australia
Tue Mar 10 (50 ovs)          
13:30 local | 11:30 GMT
07:30 EDT | 06:30 CDT | 04:30 PDT
Momentum One Day Cup
Knights v Lions
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Latest Photos

Rain delayed the start of play on the second day, South Africa v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Bloemfontein, 2nd day, October 7, 2017
Rain delayed the start of play on the second day
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A view of the pitch at the Mangaung Oval a few days before the second Test, Bloemfontein, October 4, 2017
A view of the pitch at the Mangaung Oval a few days before the second Test
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Springbok Park Bloemfontein, general view
Springbok Park Bloemfontein, general view
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Chris Cairns prepares to drive, New Zealand v Zimbabwe, Super Sixes, Bloemfontein, March 8, 2003
Chris Cairns prepares to drive
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