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12 de Marzo 2007

Cricket World Cup 2007 Venues in Google Earth

Cricket World Cup 2007 Venues in Google EarthThe Cricket World Cup 2007 venues are located in the West Indies of the Caribbean. The Radioactive Yak has posted a Google Earth collection of placemarks showing the location of these venues. You can select the folder called "World Cup 2007 Venues" and then select the menu choice "Tools->Play Tour" to see a flying tour of the different cricket stadiums set up for this year's events. Many of the stadiums have been upgraded for this year's event, so the photos you see in Google Earth are the way the stadiums used to look a year or more ago. Some of the locations don't even have a high resolution yet. Although, none of the Caribbean had high resolution photos until less than a year ago - so what you see now is actually a big improvement. And, I think Google is the only mapping tool publicly available, at the moment, with high resolution photos for the Caribbean.

Read the Yak's post for other World Cup information including Google Maps, and Google Calendar tools for following the games. Radioactive Yak last May posted other Cricket Stadium locations for Google Earth.

Enviado por FrankTaylor at 12 de Marzo 2007 a las 12:49 PM

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    Thanks for theinteresting post. I will be following the world cup online, although I'm not much of a cricket fan (coming from Germany) but my gf is from Trinidad. Will be there in about 2 weeks...mmmmmh...nice beaches and much nicer food :D

    Enviado por: MiG at 12 de Marzo 2007 a las 01:47 PM

    Thanks for this good placemark. I am from Pakistan so thats why here cricket is much played and thats a good placemark so then we cann see that where our teams are going to play.

    Enviado por: Ahsan Iqbal at 14 de Marzo 2007 a las 03:19 AM

    tks for cricket world cup place mark.
    I love from cricket passionate country India.

    Enviado por: naishadh at 14 de Marzo 2007 a las 10:19 PM

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