Dunedin to host Women's Cricket World Cup games

The University Oval will play host to the Women's Cricket World Cup.
The University Oval will play host to the Women's Cricket World Cup.
Dunedin will play host to some of the world's best women's cricketers next year.

It has been confirmed as one of six cities to host games at the 2021 Women's Cricket World Cup.

The tournament will include 31 games and will run from February 6 to March 7.

Christchurch's Hagley Park will host the final under lights, while Auckland, Wellington, Tauranga and Hamilton also have games.

Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 CEO Andrea Nelson said she was delighted to announce the host cities.

“Our goal was to ensure all 31 matches will be played at the best venues, encompassing a geographic spread that ensured as many Kiwi sports fans as possible get to engage with the tournament,” Nelson said.

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