World Cup 2011 venues

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EDEN GARDENS (Kolkata, India)<br><br> Capacity: 80,000<br><br> Biggest ground in India and enjoys a status akin to the Lord's. Famous for its passionate and vocal crowd and has previously hosted World Cup matches in 1987 and 1996. Of late, spinners like Harbhajan Singh and Anil Kumble inspired famous victories against Australia and Pakistan. But its World Cup refurbishment was so far behind schedule that the February 27 game between India and England has been moved to another venue. It will, however, host the remaining three matches that were allotted to it. (AFP Photo)

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