Salisbury Sports Club
10,000
Yes, Installed in 2011
Prayag End, Cycle Pure End
Rhodesia, Zimbabwe, Mashonaland
11:29, Mon Sep 26, 2022 (UTC +0200)
Harare Sports Club
 

Records and statistics

Zimbabwe v India - Oct 18-22, 1992 Scorecard
Zimbabwe v Bangladesh - Jul 7-11, 2021 Scorecard
Test records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
Zimbabwe v India - Oct 25, 1992 Scorecard
Zimbabwe v India - Aug 22, 2022 Scorecard
ODI records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
Zimbabwe v India - Jun 12, 2010 Scorecard
Zimbabwe v Bangladesh - Aug 2, 2022 Scorecard
T20I records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
Records index

Profile

Surrounded by jacaranda trees and with a beautiful gabled pavilion, Harare Sports Club is in the heart of the city. It is bordered by the heavily-guarded presidential palace on one side and the prestigious Royal Harare Gold Club on another. HSC hosted Zimbabwe's first Test in October 1992 and has been the country's major Test and one-day venue since. Although the club itself does not possess any of the major stands associated with major sports grounds, the capacity of around 10,000 can be increased by the use of temporary stands - a record crowd of 26,000 saw Rhodesia play the MCC in 1956. However, that capacity is rarely tested and even games against major touring sides fail to draw any other than moderate crowds. The main social centre is the pavilion with its popular bar, and the other end of the ground is home to Castle Corner, the alterative and usually lively bar. HSC is also home to Zimbabwe Cricket, the country's board.

Travel
HSC is situated 10 minutes walk from the city centre or a five-minute taxi ride.

Fixtures

2022
Sat Nov 5 (50 ovs)
09:30 local | 07:30 GMT
03:30 EDT | 02:30 CDT | 00:30 PDT
Pro50 Championship
Final - TBC v TBC
Tue Nov 22 - Fri Nov 25
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
Logan Cup
Mid West Rhinos v Mountaineers
2023
Sat Jan 7 - Tue Jan 10
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
Logan Cup
Matabeleland Tuskers v Mountaineers
Sat Jan 14 - Tue Jan 17
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
Logan Cup
Mid West Rhinos v Southern Rocks
Mon Jan 23 - Thu Jan 26
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
Logan Cup
Mashonaland Eagles v Southern Rocks
Tue Mar 28 - Fri Mar 31
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT
Zimbabwe Regional Games
Northerns (Zimbabwe) v Southerns
Tue Apr 4 - Fri Apr 7
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT
Zimbabwe Regional Games
Northerns (Zimbabwe) v Southerns
Tue Apr 11 - Fri Apr 14
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT
Zimbabwe Regional Games
Northerns (Zimbabwe) v Southerns
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Latest Photos

The Harare crowd enjoys a fabulous fightback from Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh, 2nd ODI, Harare, August 7, 2022
The Harare crowd enjoys a fabulous fightback from Zimbabwe
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Umpires Jeremiah Matibiri and Shaun George watch ground staff attempt to dry the outfield, Zimbabwe v Afghanistan, 5th ODI, Harare, February 26, 2017
Umpires Jeremiah Matibiri and Shaun George watch ground staff attempt to dry the outfield
© Zimbabwe Cricket
A scoreboard operator watches play at the Harare Sports Club, Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Harare, 2nd day, October 30, 2016
A scoreboard operator watches play at the Harare Sports Club
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In the spotlight: A lone Zimbabwe fan takes cover from the sun , Zimbabwe v India, Harare, June 15, 2016
In the spotlight: A lone Zimbabwe fan takes cover from the sun
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