Blundstone Arena
1914
15,000
175.0m long, 135.5m wide
Yes, 2009
Church Street End, River End
Tasmania
Australian Rules (Clarence 'Roos [SFL], Tasmanian Devils [VFL])
Marcus Pamplin
05:14, Thu Oct 06, 2022 (UTC +1100)
Bellerive Oval
 

Records and statistics

Australia v Sri Lanka - Dec 16-20, 1989 Scorecard
Australia v England - Jan 14-16, 2022 Scorecard
Test records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
New Zealand v Sri Lanka - Jan 12, 1988 Scorecard
Australia v New Zealand - Mar 20, 2020 Scorecard
ODI records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
Australia v West Indies - Feb 21, 2010 Scorecard
Australia v England - Feb 7, 2018 Scorecard
T20I records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
Records index

Profile

The headquarters of Tasmanian cricket relocated from the old TCA ground on Hobart's Queen's Domain to the scenic Bellerive Oval on the eastern shore of the Derwent River in 1987. The former community-based sports field has been progressively upgraded since with a major redevelopment completed during 2000-02. The venue consists of three principal stands - the Southern Stand (capacity 5800) and the Members and Players Pavilions; there are two smaller stands and a traditional hill on the eastern boundary which collectively contribute to a capacity crowd of 16,000. The dimensions of the playing surface are 175m x 135m - slightly longer but somewhat narrower than the MCG.

Turf wickets were first laid at Bellerive in 1957 and since then the arena has undergone a significant enhancement with the removal of a noticeable camber and leveling of the oval. The ten-strip centre wicket area consists of couch grass, which has been successfully propagated in the colder southern climate, and English rye in the perimeter pitches. Traditionally, the Bellerive wicket has provided bowlers with early movement, but the pitch tends to become a batting paradise as the match progresses, and the ground is influenced by afternoon sea-breezes off the Derwent River. Tasmania's first Test, between Australia and Sri Lanka, was played here in 1989.

Fixtures

2022
Mon Oct 17 (20 ovs)          
15:00 local | 04:00 GMT
00:00 EDT | 23:00 CDT | 21:00 PDT
ICC Men's T20 World Cup
3rd Match, First Round Group B - Scotland v West Indies
Mon Oct 17 (20 ovs)          
19:00 local | 08:00 GMT
04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT
ICC Men's T20 World Cup
4th Match, First Round Group B - Ireland v Zimbabwe
Wed Oct 19 (20 ovs)          
15:00 local | 04:00 GMT
00:00 EDT | 23:00 CDT | 21:00 PDT
ICC Men's T20 World Cup
7th Match, First Round Group B - Ireland v Scotland
Wed Oct 19 (20 ovs)          
19:00 local | 08:00 GMT
04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT
ICC Men's T20 World Cup
8th Match, First Round Group B - West Indies v Zimbabwe
Fri Oct 21 (20 ovs)          
15:00 local | 04:00 GMT
00:00 EDT | 23:00 CDT | 21:00 PDT
ICC Men's T20 World Cup
11th Match, First Round Group B - Ireland v West Indies
Fri Oct 21 (20 ovs)          
19:00 local | 08:00 GMT
04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT
ICC Men's T20 World Cup
12th Match, First Round Group B - Scotland v Zimbabwe
Sun Oct 23 (20 ovs)          
15:00 local | 04:00 GMT
00:00 EDT | 23:00 CDT | 21:00 PDT
ICC Men's T20 World Cup
15th Match, Group 1 - TBC v TBC
Mon Oct 24 (20 ovs)          
15:00 local | 04:00 GMT
00:00 EDT | 23:00 CDT | 21:00 PDT
ICC Men's T20 World Cup
17th Match, Group 2 - Bangladesh v TBC
Mon Oct 24 (20 ovs)          
19:00 local | 08:00 GMT
04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT
ICC Men's T20 World Cup
18th Match, Group 2 - South Africa v TBC
Sat Oct 29 - Tue Nov 1
10:30 local | 23:30 GMT
19:30 EDT | 18:30 CDT | 16:30 PDT
Sheffield Shield
Round 3 - Tasmania v Victoria
Thu Nov 3 (20 ovs)          
19:10 local | 08:10 GMT
04:10 EDT | 03:10 CDT | 01:10 PDT
Women's Big Bash League
Hobart Hurricanes Women v Melbourne Renegades Women
Fri Nov 4 (20 ovs)
15:30 local | 04:30 GMT
00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT | 21:30 PDT
Women's Big Bash League
Sydney Thunder Women v Brisbane Heat Women
Sun Nov 6 (20 ovs)
10:15 local | 23:15 GMT
19:15 EDT | 18:15 CDT | 16:15 PDT
Women's Big Bash League
Hobart Hurricanes Women v Brisbane Heat Women
Sun Nov 6 (20 ovs)
13:40 local | 02:40 GMT
22:40 EDT | 21:40 CDT | 19:40 PDT
Women's Big Bash League
Melbourne Renegades Women v Sydney Thunder Women
Mon Nov 7 (20 ovs)          
19:10 local | 08:10 GMT
03:10 EST | 02:10 CST | 00:10 PST
Women's Big Bash League
Hobart Hurricanes Women v Melbourne Renegades Women
Sat Nov 12 - Tue Nov 15
10:30 local | 23:30 GMT
18:30 EST | 17:30 CST | 15:30 PST
Sheffield Shield
Round 4 - Tasmania v New South Wales
Thu Nov 17 (50 ovs)
10:00 local | 23:00 GMT
18:00 EST | 17:00 CST | 15:00 PST
The Marsh Cup
Tasmania v New South Wales
Thu Dec 1 - Sun Dec 4
10:30 local | 23:30 GMT
18:30 EST | 17:30 CST | 15:30 PST
Sheffield Shield
Round 6 - Tasmania v South Australia
Sun Dec 18 (50 ovs)
10:00 local | 23:00 GMT
18:00 EST | 17:00 CST | 15:00 PST
Women's National Cricket League
Tasmania Women v New South Wales Women
Tue Dec 20 (50 ovs)
10:00 local | 23:00 GMT
18:00 EST | 17:00 CST | 15:00 PST
Women's National Cricket League
Tasmania Women v New South Wales Women
Sat Dec 24 (20 ovs)          
15:30 local | 04:30 GMT
23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST
Big Bash League
Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Renegades
2023
Mon Jan 2 (20 ovs)          
19:15 local | 08:15 GMT
03:15 EST | 02:15 CST | 00:15 PST
Big Bash League
Hobart Hurricanes v Adelaide Strikers
Mon Jan 9 (20 ovs)          
19:15 local | 08:15 GMT
03:15 EST | 02:15 CST | 00:15 PST
Big Bash League
Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Stars
Sun Jan 15 (20 ovs)          
13:40 local | 02:40 GMT
21:40 EST | 20:40 CST | 18:40 PST
Big Bash League
Hobart Hurricanes v Sydney Thunder
Mon Jan 23 (20 ovs)          
19:15 local | 08:15 GMT
03:15 EST | 02:15 CST | 00:15 PST
Big Bash League
Hobart Hurricanes v Sydney Sixers
Mon Feb 6 (50 ovs)
10:00 local | 23:00 GMT
18:00 EST | 17:00 CST | 15:00 PST
Women's National Cricket League
Tasmania Women v South Australia Women
Wed Feb 8 (50 ovs)
10:00 local | 23:00 GMT
18:00 EST | 17:00 CST | 15:00 PST
Women's National Cricket League
Tasmania Women v South Australia Women
Tue Feb 14 (50 ovs)
10:00 local | 23:00 GMT
18:00 EST | 17:00 CST | 15:00 PST
Women's National Cricket League
Tasmania Women v Western Australia Women
Thu Feb 16 (50 ovs)
10:00 local | 23:00 GMT
18:00 EST | 17:00 CST | 15:00 PST
Women's National Cricket League
Tasmania Women v Western Australia Women
Tue Feb 21 - Fri Feb 24
10:30 local | 23:30 GMT
18:30 EST | 17:30 CST | 15:30 PST
Sheffield Shield
Round 8 - Tasmania v Western Australia
Sun Feb 26 (50 ovs)
10:00 local | 23:00 GMT
18:00 EST | 17:00 CST | 15:00 PST
The Marsh Cup
Tasmania v Western Australia
Tue Mar 14 - Fri Mar 17
10:30 local | 23:30 GMT
19:30 EDT | 18:30 CDT | 16:30 PDT
Sheffield Shield
Round 10 - Tasmania v Queensland
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