The one-day international between England and Pakistan on July 10 was approved on Friday for a full capacity crowd of 31,100 at Lord’s.
It joins other sporting events such as Wimbledon and the European Championship in a British government research program studying the effects of fan attendance as COVID-19 restrictions are eased.
Wimbledon opened at 50% capacity across the All England Club and will be allowed to have a full crowd of 15,000 at Centre Court for the men’s and women’s finals on July 10-11.
Wembley Stadium is expected to host at least 60,000 fans for the upcoming European Championship semifinals and finals.
Lord’s was permitted to host fans last month for England’s test against New Zealand, beginning at 25% capacity.
Ticket-holders for the ODI must show proof of either full vaccination or a negative coronavirus test….