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The Oval


The Oval - a Guide to the Historic Venue! | ICC Cricket World Cup 2019


A virtual tour of the Oval cricket ground


Adelaide Oval time lapse - from start to finish


The Oval Cricket Ground


SISGrass Universal installation at cricket pitch at The Oval, Surrey County Cricket Club

The Oval, currently known for sponsorship reasons as the Kia Oval, is an international cricket ground in Kennington, in the London Borough of Lambeth, South London. The Oval has been the home ground of Surrey County Cricket Club since it was opened in 1845. It was the first ground in England to host international Test cricket in September 1880. The final Test match of the English season is traditionally played there.
  • History 

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  • 21st-century redevelopment 

  • Football 

  • Other events 

  • Oval gasometer and gasworks