T20 World Cup 2024: Nassau County International Cricket Stadium unveiled in New York ahead of ICC Men’s T20 World Cup

T20 World Cup 2024
T20 World Cup 2024

T20 World Cup 2024: Nassau County International Cricket Stadium unveiled in New York ahead of ICC Men’s T20 World Cup: Fans can express their interest in tickets for the eight World Cup matches that the stadium will host here. Work on the playing surface has begun, with construction beginning in February.

Rendering images of the Nassau County International Cricket Stadium are available for rights-free use by the media via the ICC’s Online Media Zone (OMZ).

Media can register for ICC OMZ access and information about the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 at [email protected].

The state-of-the-art 34,000-seat modular Nassau County International Cricket Stadium, which will host eight ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 matches in New York, was unveiled today.

This week marked the start of the project at Eisenhower Park in Nassau County, which is located 30 miles east of Manhattan. The site has been gated off, and outfield work is currently being done.

When finished in three months, the stadium will hold the largest-ever cricket carnival spectacle, accommodating 34,000 spectators in VIP and hospitality suites, party decks and cabanas in addition to premium and general admission seats.

Although a world first for cricket, modular stadiums are regularly used in other sports including Formula 1, golf and the Olympic Games giving fans every facility they would expect at a global sporting event.

The stadium is designed by world-class sports and entertainment venue architecture firm Populous, which has designed some of the world’s most iconic stadiums, including Yankee Stadium in New York; Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, home of the English Premier League, and Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, the largest cricket stadium in the world.

In New York, he is the architect of record for both the New York Yankees and the New York Mets. Arena Event Services brings expertise from other global sporting events and will provide and install the stadium infrastructure, while USA-based international sports procurement firm Parker Company will manage the construction on behalf of T20 Inc.

Situated in New York City, the venue will provide top-notch experiences for all attendees at the biggest ICC event, including world-class media and broadcast facilities and a dedicated fan zone with a variety of food and beverage outlets. Decisions Occasionally.

The T20 World Cup will be held in the grandstand of the Formula 1 Las Vegas Grand Prix; infrastructure work is scheduled to start in February. This project is heavily focused on sustainability.

The surface is being prepared in Florida and will be driven to New York in early May. Drop-in square wickets are used all around the world, including Adelaide Oval and Eden Park.

The pitches are being developed by Adelaide Oval Turf Solutions, led by renowned Adelaide Oval head curator Damien Hough, while the outfield is being constructed by Landtec Group, the US-based sports turf specialist who designed the grounds for the New York Yankees. Has worked with the New York Mets as well as Inter Miami CF in their stadium and training fields.

Fans will have the opportunity to take part in a celebration of cricket and be a part of history by watching the world’s best players in action, with eight ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 matches being hosted between June 3 and 12, featuring the game’s hottest players. A big match is also involved. India vs Pakistan, and hosts USA vs India.

ICC Chief Executive Geoff Allardyce said: “We are excited to unveil the Nassau County International Cricket Stadium in New York ahead of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024. It will be an incredibly important event in the lead up to the biggest ICC event ever It’s a milestone.” Work is starting on the stadium which will be able to accommodate 34,000 cricket fans.

“We are partnering with world-class suppliers to provide modular stadiums to ensure that players and fans can enjoy an unforgettable experience across eight matches in New York this June.”

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Schedule for matches at the Nassau County International Cricket Stadium

DateMatch
June 3Sri Lanka vs South Africa
June 5India vs Ireland
June 7Netherlands vs South Africa
June 9India vs Pakistan
June 10South Africa vs Bangladesh
June 11Pakistan vs Canada
June 12USA vs India

Schedule For T20 World Cup 2024

02 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 1: USA vs. Canada at Grand Prairie Cricket Stadium, Dallas (06:00)
  • Match 2: West Indies vs. Papua New Guinea at Providence Stadium, Guyana (20:00)

03 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 3: Namibia vs. Oman at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados (06:00)
  • Match 4: Sri Lanka vs. South Africa at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium, New York (20:00)

04 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 5: Afghanistan vs. Uganda at Providence Stadium, Guyana (06:00)
  • Match 6: England vs. Scotland at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados (20:00)
  • Match 7: Netherlands vs. Nepal at Grand Prairie Cricket Stadium, Dallas (21:00)

05 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 8: India vs. Ireland at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium, New York (20:00)

06 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 9: Papua New Guinea vs. Uganda at Providence Stadium, Guyana (05:00)
  • Match 10: Australia vs. Oman at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados (06:00)
  • Match 11: USA vs. Pakistan at Grand Prairie Cricket Stadium, Dallas (21:00)

07 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 12: Namibia vs. Scotland at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados (00:30)
  • Match 13: Canada vs. Ireland at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium, New York (20:00)

08 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 14: New Zealand vs. Afghanistan at Providence Stadium, Guyana (05:00)
  • Match 15: Sri Lanka vs. Bangladesh at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium, New York (06:00)
  • Match 16: Netherlands vs. South Africa at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium, New York (20:00)
  • Match 17: Australia vs. England at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados (22:30)

09 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 18: West Indies vs. Uganda at Providence Stadium, Guyana (06:00)
  • Match 19: India vs. Pakistan at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium, New York (20:00)
  • Match 20: Oman vs. Scotland at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua (22:30)

10 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 21: South Africa vs. Bangladesh at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium, New York (20:00)

11 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 22: Pakistan vs. Canada at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium, New York (20:00)

12 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 23: Sri Lanka vs. Nepal at Central Broward Park & Broward County Stadium, Lauderhill, Florida (05:00)
  • Match 24: Australia vs. Namibia at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua (06:00)
  • Match 25: USA vs. India at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium, New York (20:00)

13 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 26: West Indies vs. New Zealand at Brian Lara Cricket Academy, Trinidad and Tobago (06:00)
  • Match 27: Bangladesh vs. Netherlands at Arnos Vale Ground, Arnos Vale, St Vincent (20:00)

14 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 28: England vs. Oman at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua (00:30)
  • Match 29: Afghanistan vs. Papua New Guinea at Brian Lara Cricket Academy, Trinidad and Tobago (06:00)
  • Match 30: USA vs. Ireland at Central Broward Park & Broward County Stadium, Lauderhill, Florida (20:00)

15 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 31: South Africa vs. Nepal at Arnos Vale Ground, Arnos Vale, St Vincent (05:00)
  • Match 32: New Zealand vs. Uganda at Brian Lara Cricket Academy, Trinidad and Tobago (06:00)
  • Match 33: India vs. Canada at Central Broward Park & Broward County Stadium, Lauderhill, Florida (20:00)
  • Match 34: Namibia vs. England at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua (22:30)

16 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 35: Australia vs. Scotland at Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia (06:00)
  • Match 36: Pakistan vs. Ireland at Central Broward Park & Broward County Stadium, Lauderhill, Florida (20:00)

17 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 37: Bangladesh vs. Nepal at Arnos Vale Ground, Arnos Vale, St Vincent (05:00)
  • Match 38: Sri Lanka vs. Netherlands at Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia (06:00)
  • Match 39: New Zealand vs. Papua New Guinea at Brian Lara Cricket Academy, Trinidad and Tobago (20:00)

18 JUNE, 2024

  • Match 40: West Indies vs. Afghanistan at Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia (06:00)

19 JUNE, 2024

  • Super Eight – Match 1 at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua (20:00)

20 JUNE, 2024

  • Super Eight – Match 2 at Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia (06:00)
  • Super Eight – Match 3 at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados (20:00)

21 JUNE, 2024

  • Super Eight – Match 4 at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua (06:00)
  • Super Eight – Match 5 at Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia (20:00)

22 JUNE, 2024

  • Super Eight – Match 6 at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados (06:00)
  • Super Eight – Match 7 at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua (20:00)

23 JUNE, 2024

  • Super Eight – Match 8 at Arnos Vale Ground, Arnos Vale, St Vincent (06:00)
  • Super Eight – Match 9 at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados (20:00)

24 JUNE, 2024

  • Super Eight – Match 10 at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua (06:00)
  • Super Eight – Match 11 at Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia (20:00)

25 June 2024:

  • Match 12: Super Eight – C1 vs C1
  • Venue: Arnos Vale Ground, Arnos Vale, St Vincent
  • Time: Match starts at 06:00

27 June 2024:

  • 1st Semi-Final: To be decided
  • Venue: Brian Lara Cricket Academy, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Time: Match starts at 06:00

28 June 2024:

  • 2nd Semi-Final: To be decided
  • Venue: Providence Stadium, Guyana
  • Time: Match starts at 20:00

29 June 2024:

  • Final: To be decided
  • Venue: Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Time: Match starts at 20:00

ICC Head of Events, Chris Tetley said: “It is extremely exciting to see the progress made in the construction of the Nassau County International Cricket Stadium in New York over the past month. Work on the outfield commenced in January and in the past few weeks the East Stand framework has really started to take shape.”

T20 USA, Inc. CEO Brett Jones said: “We are thrilled to see the venue taking shape and excited to welcome fans to the Men’s T20 World Cup from all over the world. While ticket sales have been strong, there are limited seats available for select matches and we encourage fans to visit tickets.t20worldcup.com now to guarantee their spot at the biggest T20 World Cup ever.”

All fixtures and local start times for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup are available here including the confirmation of the start time for the final in Barbados at 10h30 local time on Saturday 29 June. There are also limited tickets available for matches in Lauderhill, USA and the West Indies and are available here.

Timelines for the Stadium

Demarcation of site in Nassau County – Completed
Commencement of preparatory turf works – Underway
Delivery of stadium materials – Completed
Commencement of stadium construction – Underway
Commencement of construction of drop in pitch area – W/B 1 April
Commencement of turfing of outfield – W/B 29 April
Installation of drop in trays/pitches – W/B 6 May
Stadium construction completion – W/B 21  May
Completion of testing and commissioning – W/B  25 May
Test event – W/B 27 May
First match – Sri Lanka v South Africa – 3 June

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