Guide to the Grounds - Bangladesh
Shere Bangla National Stadium
Location: Mirpur, Dhaka
First ODI: Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, Dec 8 2006
The largest of the two Bangladeshi venues used during the tournament is located in Mirpur, near Dhaka, and will stage the World Cup opener between co-hosts Bangladesh and India.
Feb 19: India v Bangladesh, Group B
Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium
First ODI: Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Feb 25 2006
Built for the Under-19 World Cup in 2004 and granted international status two years later, this ground has the smallest capacity of all the stadiums in the tournament. It will host two group games.
March 11: Bangladesh v England, Group B