Headingley, Leeds

  • CountryEngland
  • CityLeeds
  • Capacity17500
  • Flooditno
  • Established1890
  • EndsKirkstall Lane End and Football Stand End

Home to Yorkshire Cricket Club, Headingley is located in the suburban areas of Leeds. It first hosted a first-class match against Kent in 1899. The spectators here have witnessed twin triple Test centuries by Australian Don Bradman in 1930 and 1934. England’s Geoffrey Boycott also notched up his hundredth hundred (domestic and international combined) here against Australia in 1977. Yorkshire County Cricket owned the Headingley ground in 2005 for 12 million pounds.

Prior to the upcoming World Cup, Headingley has hosted World Cup matches in all the previous editions when it was hosted by England in 1975, 1979, 1983 and 1999. This time they will be hosting four matches where Afghanistan and Sri Lanka play two each.

Fans can reach Headingley using the railway network as it is a good option to reach this sporting venue from three different stations. Apart from trains, taxis and event day shuttle services are also available.

Upcoming Matches on Headingley, Leeds

VENUE TRACKER

Matches
77
Home Team Wins
33
Away Team Wins
25
Wins batting 1st
29
Wins batting 2nd
30
No Results
19
Neutral Team Wins
0
Matches Tied
0
Most Prolific Batsman
Don Bradman
963
Runs
Most Prolific Bowler
Fred Trueman
44
Wickets
Highest Innings Score
653/4
by Australia on July 22, 1993 - Australia beat England by an innings and 148 runs
Lowest Innings Score
61/10
by West Indies on August 17, 2000 - England beat West Indies by an innings and 39 runs
Highest Score by an Individual
334
by Don Bradman v England on July 11, 1930 - England drew with Australia
Best Bowling Figures by an Individual
8/43
by Bob Willis v Australia on July 16, 1981 - England beat Australia by 18 runs
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