Sahara Park; Newlands; Western Province Cricket Club; Newlands 'A'
25,000
Wynberg End, Kelvin Grove End
Western Province
21:45, Sat Dec 03, 2022 (UTC +0200)
Newlands
 

Records and statistics

South Africa v England - Mar 25-26, 1889 Scorecard
South Africa v India - Jan 11-14, 2022 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 India - Jan 23, 2022 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 England - Dec 1, 2020 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 Large portions of the grass embankments have been replaced by pavilions increasing the seating capacity to 25,000.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

2022
Sun Dec 4 (50 ovs)
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
CSA Provincial One-Day Challenge Division One
Western Province v Dolphins
Fri Dec 9 (50 ovs)          
13:00 local | 11:00 GMT
06:00 EST | 05:00 CST | 03:00 PST
CSA Provincial One-Day Challenge Division One
Western Province v North West
Sun Dec 11 (50 ovs)
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
CSA Provincial One-Day Challenge Division One
Western Province v Titans
Sun Dec 18 (50 ovs)
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST
CSA Provincial One-Day Challenge Division One
Western Province v Lions
2023
Tue Jan 10 (20 ovs)          
17:30 local | 15:30 GMT
10:30 EST | 09:30 CST | 07:30 PST
SA20
MI Cape Town v Paarl Royals
Fri Jan 13 (20 ovs)          
17:30 local | 15:30 GMT
10:30 EST | 09:30 CST | 07:30 PST
SA20
MI Cape Town v Durban Super Giants
Sat Jan 14 (20 ovs)          
17:30 local | 15:30 GMT
10:30 EST | 09:30 CST | 07:30 PST
SA20
MI Cape Town v Joburg Super Kings
Wed Jan 18 (20 ovs)
13:30 local | 11:30 GMT
06:30 EST | 05:30 CST | 03:30 PST
SA20
MI Cape Town v Sunrisers Eastern Cape
Mon Jan 23 (20 ovs)          
17:30 local | 15:30 GMT
10:30 EST | 09:30 CST | 07:30 PST
SA20
MI Cape Town v Pretoria Capitals
Fri Feb 10 (20 ovs)          
19:00 local | 17:00 GMT
12:00 EST | 11:00 CST | 09:00 PST
ICC Women's T20 World Cup
1st Match, Group A - South Africa Women v Sri Lanka Women
Sun Feb 12 (20 ovs)
15:00 local | 13:00 GMT
08:00 EST | 07:00 CST | 05:00 PST
ICC Women's T20 World Cup
4th Match, Group B - India Women v Pakistan Women
Sun Feb 12 (20 ovs)          
19:00 local | 17:00 GMT
12:00 EST | 11:00 CST | 09:00 PST
ICC Women's T20 World Cup
5th Match, Group A - Bangladesh Women v Sri Lanka Women
Wed Feb 15 (20 ovs)
15:00 local | 13:00 GMT
08:00 EST | 07:00 CST | 05:00 PST
ICC Women's T20 World Cup
9th Match, Group B - India Women v West Indies Women
Wed Feb 15 (20 ovs)          
19:00 local | 17:00 GMT
12:00 EST | 11:00 CST | 09:00 PST
ICC Women's T20 World Cup
10th Match, Group B - Ireland Women v Pakistan Women
Fri Feb 17 (20 ovs)
15:00 local | 13:00 GMT
08:00 EST | 07:00 CST | 05:00 PST
ICC Women's T20 World Cup
12th Match, Group A - Bangladesh Women v New Zealand Women
Fri Feb 17 (20 ovs)          
19:00 local | 17:00 GMT
12:00 EST | 11:00 CST | 09:00 PST
ICC Women's T20 World Cup
13th Match, Group B - Ireland Women v West Indies Women
Tue Feb 21 (20 ovs)
15:00 local | 13:00 GMT
08:00 EST | 07:00 CST | 05:00 PST
ICC Women's T20 World Cup
19th Match, Group B - England Women v Pakistan Women
Tue Feb 21 (20 ovs)          
19:00 local | 17:00 GMT
12:00 EST | 11:00 CST | 09:00 PST
ICC Women's T20 World Cup
20th Match, Group A - South Africa Women v Bangladesh Women
Thu Feb 23 (20 ovs)
15:00 local | 13:00 GMT
08:00 EST | 07:00 CST | 05:00 PST
ICC Women's T20 World Cup
1st Semi-Final - TBC v TBC
Fri Feb 24 (20 ovs)
15:00 local | 13:00 GMT
08:00 EST | 07:00 CST | 05:00 PST
ICC Women's T20 World Cup
2nd Semi-Final - TBC v TBC
Sun Feb 26 (20 ovs)          
19:00 local | 17:00 GMT
12:00 EST | 11:00 CST | 09:00 PST
ICC Women's T20 World Cup
Final - TBC v TBC
Sun Mar 12 - Wed Mar 15
10:00 local | 08:00 GMT
04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 00:00 PST
CSA 4-Day Series Division 1
Western Province v Warriors
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Latest Photos

The Table Mountain, the sun and blue skies: Newlands is a beautiful combination of them all, South Africa vs India, 3rd Test, Cape Town, 3rd day, January 13, 2022
The Table Mountain, the sun and blue skies: Newlands is a beautiful combination of them all
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The South African players take a knee with the Table Mountain as the backdrop, South Africa vs India, 3rd Test, Cape Town, 1st day, January 11, 2022
The South African players take a knee with the Table Mountain as the backdrop
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A general view of the Newlands ground before start of play, South Africa vs India, 3rd Test, Cape Town, 1st day, January 11, 2022
A general view of the Newlands ground before start of play
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The teams warm up before the toss at Newlands, South Africa v England, 1st T20I, Cape Town, November 27, 2020
The teams warm up before the toss at Newlands
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