Sahara Park; Newlands; Western Province Cricket Club; Newlands 'A'
25,000
Wynberg End, Kelvin Grove End
Western Province
22:35, Tue Oct 15, 2019 (UTC +0200)
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Records and statistics

South Africa v England - Mar 25-26, 1889 Scorecard
South Africa v Pakistan - Jan 3-6, 2019 Scorecard
Test records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
South Africa v India - Dec 7, 1992 Scorecard
South Africa v Sri Lanka - Mar 16, 2019 Scorecard
ODI records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
Australia v Zimbabwe - Sep 12, 2007 Scorecard
South Africa v Sri Lanka - Mar 19, 2019 Scorecard
T20I records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
Records index

Profile

Newlands, home of Western Province Cricket, has been described by many, together with the Adelaide Oval in Australia, as one of the most beautiful cricket grounds in the World. Nestled behind and at the foot of Table Mountain it is one of the most picturesque places in the world to watch cricket.

Over the past five years numerous changes have been made to the ground. This has slightly taken away from its former splendor. Large portions of the grass embankments have been replaced by pavilions increasing the seating capacity to 25,000.

Newlands is one of the few grounds in South Africa that assists spin bowlers borne out by the fact that many of South African spinners have come from the Western Cape. The pitch is also very conducive to results with a small percentage of Tests played ending up as drawn.

Newlands is also favoured with a Mediterranean winter rainfall climate allowing for perfect weather to watch and play cricket in.

(Keith Lane, August 2002)

Fixtures

2019
Thu Oct 17 - Sat Oct 19
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT
CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup
Pool B - Western Province v Northerns
Sun Oct 20 (50 ovs)
09:30 local | 07:30 GMT
03:30 EDT | 02:30 CDT | 00:30 PDT
CSA Provincial One-Day Challenge
Pool B - Western Province v Northerns
Mon Oct 28 - Thu Oct 31
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT
4-Day Franchise Series
Cape Cobras v Warriors
Thu Nov 14 (20 ovs)          
17:30 local | 15:30 GMT
10:30 EST | 09:30 CST | 07:30 PST
Mzansi Super League
Cape Town Blitz v Jozi Stars
Sun Nov 24 (20 ovs)
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
Mzansi Super League
Cape Town Blitz v Paarl Rocks
Thu Nov 28 (20 ovs)          
17:30 local | 15:30 GMT
10:30 EST | 09:30 CST | 07:30 PST
Mzansi Super League
Cape Town Blitz v Durban Heat
Sun Dec 1 (20 ovs)
14:00 local | 12:00 GMT
07:00 EST | 06:00 CST | 04:00 PST
Mzansi Super League
Cape Town Blitz v Tshwane Spartans
Fri Dec 6 (20 ovs)          
17:30 local | 15:30 GMT
10:30 EST | 09:30 CST | 07:30 PST
Mzansi Super League
Cape Town Blitz v Nelson Mandela Bay Giants
Thu Dec 19 - Sat Dec 21
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup
Pool B - Western Province v KwaZulu-Natal
Sun Dec 22 (50 ovs)
09:30 local | 07:30 GMT
02:30 EST | 01:30 CST | 23:30 PST
CSA Provincial One-Day Challenge
Pool B - Western Province v KwaZulu-Natal
2020
Fri Jan 3 - Tue Jan 7
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
ICC World Test Championship
2nd Test - South Africa v England
Mon Jan 13 - Thu Jan 16
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
4-Day Franchise Series
Cape Cobras v Titans
Thu Jan 23 - Sat Jan 25
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup
Pool B - Western Province v South Western Districts
Sun Jan 26 (50 ovs)
09:30 local | 07:30 GMT
02:30 EST | 01:30 CST | 23:30 PST
CSA Provincial One-Day Challenge
Pool B - Western Province v South Western Districts
Tue Feb 4 (50 ovs)          
13:00 local | 11:00 GMT
06:00 EST | 05:00 CST | 03:00 PST
1st ODI - South Africa v England
Wed Feb 12 (50 ovs)          
13:30 local | 11:30 GMT
06:30 EST | 05:30 CST | 03:30 PST
Momentum One Day Cup
Cape Cobras v Titans
Thu Feb 13 - Sat Feb 15
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup
Cross Pool - Western Province v Gauteng
Sun Feb 16 (50 ovs)
09:30 local | 07:30 GMT
02:30 EST | 01:30 CST | 23:30 PST
CSA Provincial One-Day Challenge
Cross Pool - Western Province v Gauteng
Wed Feb 19 (50 ovs)          
13:30 local | 11:30 GMT
06:30 EST | 05:30 CST | 03:30 PST
Momentum One Day Cup
Cape Cobras v Dolphins
Wed Feb 26 (20 ovs)          
18:00 local | 16:00 GMT
11:00 EST | 10:00 CST | 08:00 PST
3rd T20I - South Africa v Australia
Thu Mar 19 - Sat Mar 21
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT
CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup
Cross Pool - Western Province v Boland
Sun Mar 22 (50 ovs)
09:30 local | 07:30 GMT
03:30 EDT | 02:30 CDT | 00:30 PDT
CSA Provincial One-Day Challenge
Cross Pool - Western Province v Boland
Sun Mar 29 - Wed Apr 1
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT
4-Day Franchise Series
Cape Cobras v Lions
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A floodlight failure at Newlands caused play to be held up for considerably long, South Africa v Sri Lanka, 5th ODI, Cape Town, March 16, 2019
A floodlight failure at Newlands caused play to be held up for considerably long
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The memorial wall at Newlands, South Africa v India, 1st Test, Cape Town, 3rd day, January 7, 2018
The memorial wall at Newlands
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Rain kept the groundstaff busy, 1st Test, Cape Town, 3rd day, January 7, 2018
Rain kept the groundstaff busy
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The Newlands outfield soaked up plenty of water, South Africa v India, 1st Test, Cape Town, 3rd day, January 7, 2018
The Newlands outfield soaked up plenty of water
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