To explore the records and statistics of Darren Sammy National Cricket Stadium (Beausejour Cricket Ground), Gros Islet, St Lucia, West Indies
Darren Sammy National Cricket Stadium St. Lucia, West Indies
Gros Islet, St. LuciaPhone No.
+1 758-451-7227Also or formerly known as
Pavilion End, Media Centre End
The Beausejour Stadium in Gros Islet is a very new cricket stadium. It hosted its first international cricket match in 2002. That was an ODI game between West Indies and New Zealand in June that year. The stadium is named after the nearby Beausejour hills. On June 20-24, 2003 it hosted its first Test match, the 1st Test between West Indies and Sri Lanka was played at the Beausejour Stadium.
The ground hosted several matches of the 2007 World Cup. It also hosted the semi-final of the World Cup. The venue is constructed on 22 acres and has a seating capacity of 15,000 (increasing to 20,000). It includes 18 hospitality suites and the modern pavilion at the stadium offers each team its own gym, lounge, balcony and conference. The stadium is situated on the outskirts of the tourist resort area of Rodney Bay and was formerly known as Beausejour Stadium. It was the first ever ground to host a day-night game in the West Indies.