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Kensington Oval

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Fantastic stadium, ex Windies player as a tour guide and all for about £8. I am looking forward to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Oldham, United Kingdom
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Barbardos vs Jamaica

Beautiful stadium. First time at a cricket match... Fantastic time. Crowd was pumped. So exciting... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2018
Staten Island, New York
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Kensington Oval is Barbados’ oldest cricket ground having been established in 1882 when Pickwick Cricket Club leased 4 acres of pasture land from Kensington Plantation and started to develop it as a cricket ground with a clubhouse. In 1914 the...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic stadium, ex Windies player as a tour guide and all for about £8. I am looking forward to returning in January next year to see some cricket and savour the atmosphere of a full house!

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Reviewed September 8, 2018

Beautiful stadium. First time at a cricket match... Fantastic time. Crowd was pumped. So exciting (after learning about the game a little). Marching band and all. So glad we did not miss this

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Reviewed September 8, 2018

Have wanted to visit this ground for decades. Fantastic ground and experience. Pity the Tridents lost.!!!!! Reasonable prices considering how expensive Barbados is.

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Reviewed August 28, 2018

We took in a visit of the Kensington oval to watch the Barbados Tridents play in the Caribbean league against Trinidad. The atmosphere was brilliant even though Barbados lost. My wife had only experienced watch me playing when I was younger and therefore was not...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

I’m part of the rare breed of American cricket lovers and I just visited Barbados for the first time to see Caribbean Premier League cricket at one of the world’s most famous grounds. I wasn’t disappointed. The facilities are great and the crowd was worth...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Went to the Kensington Oval to watch the day/night 20/20 game vs St Kitts & Nevis & what a fantastic atmosphere it was! Despite picking this game in order to see one of the worlds greatest batsman (Chris Gayle) who ended up with a first...More

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Reviewed August 10, 2018

We only stopped here for a photo shoot in front of the Garfield Sobers statue. It was clean and well kept

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Reviewed July 25, 2018

Kensington Oval is an awesome venue,once the holy ground of West Indies Cricket,A large statue of the great Sir.Garfield Sobers greets you outside the oval.

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Reviewed June 25, 2018

Group visit to Kensington Oval for our first cricket match ever! Bit of a rain delay but it was a wonderful experience and the local Bajans and other on holiday in attendance were very helpful in explaining what was going on when we had questions....More

Thank lisa b
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Kensington Oval has been the home of Barbados cricket since 1982 and the venue for international test matches. The islanders are passionate about the sport and matches tend to take on a carnival atmosphere. If you get a chance to see a test match, you...More

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Response from rwadelman | Reviewed this property |
I think the 3Ws stand, but not certain about midday since I was only there for a late afternoon CPL match