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    Taking place in the Bristol County Ground in June 2019

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

Taking place in the Bristol County Ground in June 2019

 

Bristol has been awarded three games at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 as the tournament returns to England and Wales in 2019. The Bristol fixtures are:

Saturday 1st June 2019 – Afghanistan v Australia (Day/Night)

Friday 7th June 2019 – Pakistan v Sri Lanka (Day)

Tuesday 11th June 2019 – Bangladesh v Sri Lanka (Day)

In total, 11 venues will be used for the 12th edition of the ICC Cricket World Cup. Lord’s and The Oval will be used in London, in addition to Edgbaston, Old Trafford, Bristol County Ground, Cardiff Wales Stadium, The Riverside, Headingley, Hampshire Bowl, Trent Bridge and The County Ground, Taunton.

Kathryn Davis from Destination Bristol said: “We are excited about this incredible opportunity to showcase Bristol to the world.  With the wonderful facilities at the Bristol County Ground and our strong cricket heritage, whether WG Grace or the critical role that Brunel’s SS Great Britain made in development of the International game, we have a very special story to tell and a chance to inspire visitors to spend time in the city before, during and long after the tournament. We look forward to extending a very warm welcome to the players, officials, supporters and viewers from across the globe who will play and stay in the region.”

More information on tickets here

Stay at Future Inn Bristol

Bristol County Ground is a 14-minute taxi ride from Future Inn Bristol.  Alternatively, a train can be caught which will take around 27 minutes. It would take approximately 35 minutes to walk from the hotel.

Future Inn Bristol is an ideal base for the night offering various sized rooms including ones that can sleep up to four adults.  Perks include free car parking, free wifi and a complimentary robe and slippers. Book direct for the best available rates on our website or by contacting the Reservations Team on 0117 304 1010 or reservations.bristol@futureinns.co.uk.

Pre or Post Event Dining

Chophouse Restaurant is ideal to fuel up before the event. Every day the team serve breakfast, brunch, lunch, or an evening a-la-carte menu. Our set menu offers 3 courses for £18 daily between 6pm-9.30pm. A large selection of drinks is also available including cocktails all of which are only £7.  

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