Basic Overview of Sophia Gardens, Cardiff:
Ends: River Taff End, Cathedral Road End
Home Teams: Glamorgan, England
2019 Cricket World Cup fixtures:
June 1: New Zealand v Sri Lanka
June 4: Afghanistan v Sri Lanka
June 8: England v Bangladesh
June 15: South Africa v Afghanistan (d/n)
The ground has become a regular ODI venue in the last 5-6 years with a lot of matches being hosted here!!
In 24 matches played here, the team batting second has got the advantage as they have won 14 matches out of 24 and the team batting first has won only 6 and the rest being ties/abandoned /no result.
It has been a high scoring wicket of late win ten 300+ scores being scored on here(5 of them being scored in the last 8 matches played in Cardiff).
England has had a great record here as well where they have gone on to win 7 games out of 13 played here with 3 lost and 3 no result.
Sri Lanka, on the other hand, has a really bad record here as they haven’t won a single game in the four matches they have played in Cardiff.
For Flashbacks, this is the same ground where Bangladesh defeated Australians and shocked the cricket world in 2005.
Can Bangladesh upset any other team in world cup 2019 again?
Comment down below!