The Kennington Oval is an international cricket stadium and is also known as Kia Oval. In England it was also a first ground that hosted an international test match in 1880. Kia Oval was established in 1845 and has also hosted many important occasions of sports. The Surrey county cricket club is the home team of Kia Oval. It also hosted 1st FA cup finals in the year 1872, staged a first international football game of England vs. Scotland, rugby international matches were also held here. In the year 1844, ken Oval was just a market garden. This ground has also hosted several football matches. Ken oval has also hosted first football international match in the year 1870.
Highlights of the Ken oval
- Address:- Kennington Oval, London, UK
- Established in the year 1845
- The first match played in 1870 which was a football match.
- The capacity of the stadium is 23,500
- URL:- http://www.kiaoval.com/
Apart from being an international venue for sports it also enjoys an award winning and successful business events and conferences all around the year. The ground has also hosted hockey matches, exhibition matches and concerts. Ken oval is a multi-purpose ground with a very colorful history and hosted different sporting matches.