Sydney Cricket Ground (Association Ground & Garrison Ground) is a sports club in Sydney, Australia, established in 1848 (174 years ago). It is the oldest stadium in Australia, ranked as the 4th oldest ground worldwide. The arena is one of the well-established 7 renowned stadiums in Australia.

T-20 2022, One Day International tournament will be played at this stadium. The arena was also used for Empire Games, Tennis and Motor Cycling races. The first test match hosted at this ground was between England & Australia. The new year test is also organized at SCG in the first week of the year. 

What is the total capacity of Sydney Cricket Ground?

Its total capacity is 48,000 spectators.

How can I get to the SCG?

You can quickly get to the Sydney stadium by public transport. One can also conveniently reach the stadium by car, bicycle or taxi. Central Railway Station is also the best alternative for fans to get to the stadium. Huge car parking is also available outside the stadium.

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How many matches have been played at SCG up till now? 

A total of 110 matches have been played since the ground’s opening.

What are the names of various stands of Sydney Cricket Ground?

Here are the names of various stands of SCG written below.

  • Members’ Pavilion (1878)
  • Ladies’ Pavilion (1896)
  • Brewongle Stand (1980)
  • Bill O’Reilly ( 1984)
  • Clive Churchill Stand (1986)
  • Victor Trumper Stand (2007/2008)
  • Bradman, M.A Noble
  • Messenger Stand (2013/2014)

Facts File about Sydney Cricket Ground:

NameSydney Cricket Ground / Association Ground / Garrison Ground
LocationDriver Ave, Moore Park NSW 2021, Australia
Capacity48,000
Established1848
Opened1854
Operator/ManagerSydney Cricket Ground Trust
SurfaceGrass
Length, Width156 m Long & 154 m Wide
Phone Number+61 2 9360 6601
Websitehttps://www.sydneycricketground.com.au/

ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 matches scheduled at Sydney Cricket Ground:

DateTimeTeamsOversMatch
22 October 202207:00 GMTAustralia vs New Zealand20ICC Men’s T20 World Cup
27 October 202203:00 GMTBangladesh vs South Africa
India vs TBC
20Cricket World Cup
29 October 202207:00 GMTNew Zealand vs TBC20ICC Cricket T20 World Cup
3 November 202208:00 GMTPakistan vs South Africa20T20 World Cup
5 November 202208:00 GMTEngland vs TBC20Men’s T20 World Cup
9 November 202208:00 GMTTBC vs TBC20ICC T20 World Cup
19 November 202208:00 GMTEngland vs Australia50Series
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Conclusion:

In this article, I have written about the Sydney Cricket Ground, which is known as the oldest ground in Australia. I have elaborated on how fans can conveniently get to the stadium. I have also explained the number of total matches played at SCG. I have also written about the significant stands of the stadium.

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