Cricket Grounds

HEADINGLEY, Leeds First game 1891 and the County Headquarters since 1893. Headingley has played host to Test matches since 1899. BRAMALL LANE, Sheffield First game 1863. Last game 1973. Yorkshire’s first home ground when the Club was founded in 1863 and a prominent venue until 1973, when it became the site for a new stand built by neighbouring Sheffield United FC. Bramall Lane hosted a Test match in 1902. PARK AVENUE, Bradford First game 1881. The first home of Yorkshire Academy of Cricket. It was one of the County’s main grounds until in 1985 the pavilion was declared unsafe and …

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