The homes of cricket in India ! 8 best cricket Stadiums in India

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 These are the lines everyone of us had said in our childhood . Cricket is the game which all of us have played . There are many players who started from roadside cricket and now are playing international matches. Believe it or not but everyone of us got happy when M.S Dhoni hit the winning six in 2011 world cup final .

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Here are listed some of the top cricket Stadiums in india :

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium

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Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium is also known as Motera stadium. It is located in Ahmedabad India. It was inaugurated in 1983 . After its renovation in Feb 2020 its the largest cricket stadium in the world having a seating capacity of 110,000. It’s a venue for test ,ODI and T20Is matches .

Eden gardens 

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Located in Kolkata , Eden garden is the third biggest stadium in India and fourth largest in the world . It have a crowd capacity of 80000 people . It was opened in 1864 thus is the oldest cricket stadium in India .It is the headquarters of the Cricket Association of Bengal . They also host domestic matches and is also home ground of a well known team of IPL kolkata knight riders . Its currently owned by the Indian army .

The Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium

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The stadium is Located at NAYA Raipur chhattisgarh India , it is also known as Naya Raipur International Cricket Stadium . It’s the fourth largest stadium in India and fifth largest in the world . It have a carrying capacity of about 65000 people . The stadium was inaugurated in 2008 . The first match was played in 2010. It’s also the home ground of Delhi Daredevils . There is an amazing 360° view of the ground . The ground is famous for its international matches . But a less number of international matches are played there 

Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium

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Located at Hyderabad, Telangana, India , it’s one of the best stadiums of India . Having a capacity of about 55000 people . It was established in 2003 . It is currently owned by the Hyderabad cricket association . The stadium has hosted the opener and final match of indian premier league in 2017 . It is home ground of a well known challenging team sunrisers Hyderabad .It is one of the top scoring grounds .

Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium

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The multi purpose stadium in Kochi Kerala  India is alsocalled as the kaloor stadium . It have a total capacity of about 60500 people . The stadium was built in 1982 and then renovated in 2010 . The Kerala cricket team is the home team of this ground . It’s the fifth largest stadium of India .The stadium was created to host football matches but now it also hosts international and domestic cricket matches .

DY Patil Stadium

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The DY Patil stadium built in 2008 is a new addition to the number of cricket grounds in India. It have a total of 60000 seating capacity . It is the home ground of IPL team Mumbai Indians  . The stadium hosted 3 IPL matches for the Mumbai Indians and also hosted the 2008 Indian Premier League Final and 2010 Indian Premier League Final.

MCA Pune International Cricket Centre

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Established in April 2012 , it is the home team of Pune warriors India and Maharashtra cricket team . It have a total seating capacity of 37000 people . It’s also a new attraction for the cricketers from all over India . It has hosted  2 Tests, 4 ODIs and 3 T20Is.

Wankhede Stadium

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The Wankhede Stadium is an international cricket stadium in Mumbai, India . It have a seating capacity of 33108 . The ground itself has memories of the 2011 Cricket World Cup Final, in which India defeated  Sri Lanka. And it also witnessed the last match of Sachin Tendulkar’s international career.


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