Beausejour Stadium is a cricket ground located near Gros Islet, Saint Lucia standard seating capacity of 20,000. It was completed in 2002 and currently accommodates 20,000 spectators. It is named after the Beausejour hills and is situated in the outskirts of Rodney Bay. It was completed in 2002 and had hosted domestic matches for the Windward Islands cricket team. It staged its first international Test match in 2003 against Sri Lanka and became the first venue in the Caribbean to host a day-night game. The stadium was constructed on 22 acres consisting of about 18 hospitality suites and a pavilion that offers each team its own gym and lounge apart from a balcony and conference room. It is located in the driest area of Saint Lucia, making it most suitable for hosting cricket.
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