|Four weeks later and the
net facility has been
transformed with new 30m
strips, Verdegrass 14
surrounds and anew
18.30m heavy duty frame
and knotless netting.
Battersea Park is a large park adjacent to the River Thames and the legendary
Power Station. Many activities take place including Football and Cricket.
The existing Cricket practice facility consisting of three concrete slabs with
carpeting and a frame did not meet current expected standards so Wandsworth
Council sought funding from ECB to replace the practice facility with a new modern
facility and install a match pitch on one of the cricket squares.
Verde Sport Cricket were engaged to install Test Match systems and works
commenced mid February despite the wet weather.