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Eden Park to host New Zealand’s biggest weekend of T20 cricket in history

Jul 18, 2023

Fans of T20 cricket will be thrilled with the news that Eden Park will be hosting three international T20 games during January and February 2024, and will make history when it hosts two New Zealand v Australia T20 matches over one weekend.

Known for its intimate setting and fan-friendly boundaries, Eden Park boasts one of the best T20 atmospheres in the world. Whether you are at the ground or watching from the comfort of your home, Eden Park guarantees an unmatched live cricket experience.

Eden Park CEO Nick Sautner is excited to be bringing three T20 cricket matches to New Zealand’s national stadium which promise to be thrilling encounters between some of the world’s best T20 teams – Pakistan, New Zealand, and Australia.

“As one of the world’s premier cricket destinations, Eden Park is committed to delivering exceptional events for the enjoyment of the Auckland and New Zealand public.

“Our venue was specifically designed to accommodate capacity crowds of all types, ensuring that every fan has a remarkable experience. From permanent toilets and food and beverage outlets to dining rooms and well-planned entry and exit points, Eden Park has everything cricket fans need.”

“Auckland’s unprecedented growth in recent years demonstrates the city’s global appeal and diverse multicultural communities. Major events provide a unique environment for fans to socialize with people of all ages and ethnicities, creating memorable experiences and fostering a sense of unity.”

“Eden Park’s seating capacity, transport connectivity, proximity to the city, and facilities that cater to all demographics make us the promoters’ venue of choice in New Zealand,” added Mr Sautner.

Beyond being a world-class sports venue, Eden Park is a strategic asset for the country and a community asset for the city. Its role in hosting international cricket games not only promotes the growth of the sport in New Zealand but also contributes to the overall development of the region.

“We are proud to be a part of Auckland’s cultural fabric, bringing people together through the power of sport and entertainment. Eden Park’s commitment to delivering outstanding events reflects our dedication to providing unforgettable experiences for fans and reinforcing our position as a leading venue on the global stage,” said Mr Sautner.

Eden Park looks forward to welcoming cricket enthusiasts and the wider community to these international T20 cricket games. Tickets go on sale 1 November 2023, fans can sign up to Cricket Nation for a pre-sale window and ticket discount.