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WACA Ground Stadium

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WACA Ground Stadium
  • Place : Perth, Australia
  • Establisment : 1890
  • Capacity : 24500

Notable Events About WACA Ground Stadium

Donald Bradman played at the ground for the first time and attracted a crowd in excess of 20,000 in 1932. South Australia's Barry Richards compiled 356 against Western Australia in 1970/1971, the 6th highest score in Sheffield Shield history.

Description

The WACA is a sports stadium in Perth, Western Australia. WACA are the initials of its owners and operators, the Western Australian Cricket Association. The WACA ground has been the "home" of cricket in Western Australia since the early 1890s. The first Test match was played at the ground in 1970. The WACA has also been the home ground of the state of Western Australia's domestic cricket team, currently known as the Western Warriors.