Hello Dear Friends in this article you will get to know about the Top 10 Cricket Stadiums in India 2021, The size of the stadiums is compared based on their spectator capacity. The recent stadiums that have come up have the finest facilities and have been appreciated by not only the International players but also the commentators and the International Cricket Council.
Motera Cricket Stadium, Gujarat is the world’s largest cricket stadium. The audience capacity of this new Motera Stadium will be 1.10 lacs. Before Motera, the largest stadium in the world was Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Top 10 Cricket Stadiums in India
Here, we have presented to you the Top 10 Biggest Cricket Stadiums In India.
Narendra Modi Stadium
1st in our list of the top 10 biggest cricket stadiums in the world is Narendra Modi Stadium and this is the world’s largest cricket stadium. This stadium is situated in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. The seating capacity of this stadium is about 1,32,000.
Formerly known as the Gujarat Stadium, the stadium was named after Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the first Home Minister and Deputy Prime Minister of India.
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Eden Gardens cricket ground in Kolkata is India’s home of cricket and the most iconic cricket stadiums in the world. Eden Gardens stadium is the largest cricket stadium in India by seating capacity and Salt Lake Stadium is largest stadium in India.
It is the oldest and second-largest cricket stadium in India after the Narendra Modi Stadium. The stadium is the third-largest in the world after the Narendra Modi Stadium and the Melbourne Cricket Ground. The stadium currently has a seating capacity of 80,000 spectators.
Wankhede cricket stadium of Mumbai is famous for list of high profile cricket matches, 2011 Cricket World Cup Final was hosted by Wankhede Stadium where India defeated Sri Lanka by 6 wickets to won the Cricket World Cup in 2011.
The last match of our little Master Blaster and God of Indian Cricket, Sachin Tendulkar’s International Career was played at this very stadium.
Arun Jaitley Stadium
Arun Jaitley Stadium was previously known as Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium, Second oldest and still functional cricket stadium in India. The ground is home venue of the Delhi Capitals with capacity of 41,820 spectators.
It is the second oldest cricket stadium in India after the Eden Gardens. Its capacity is about 41,000.
M. A. Chidambaram Stadium
M. A. Chidambaram Stadium is third oldest cricket stadium of India, home ground of the IPL team Chennai Super Kings. The Chepauk stadium is one of the top five largest cricket grounds in India by seating capacity.
Saeed Anwar scored 194, record at the time against India, Sunil Gavaskar scored his 30th Test century breaking Sir Don Bradman’s record of most centuries and Virender Sehwag scored the fastest triple century in test history.
M. Chinnaswamy Stadium
M. Chinnaswamy Stadium is situated in the heart of Bangalore city with a seating capacity of 40,000. This stadium is owned by the Government of Karnataka and first cricket stadium to use solar panels for stadium needs.
this stadium was later renamed as M Chinnaswamy Stadium as a tribute to Mangalam Chinnaswamy who served KSCA for 4 decades and was also the president of BCCI from 1977-1980.
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
This is the fourth largest stadium in India. While Jawaharlal Nehru stadium was originally created to host football matches, it is now a venue for international and domestic cricket matches.
- Seating capacity: 60,000
- Year built: 1982, and then renovated in 2010
Dharamshala Cricket Stadium is the most picturesque cricket stadium in the world, located in the city of Dharamshala and the city is home of the Dalai Lama of Tibet. It is situated at an altitude of 1,457 m facing Himalayan mountains and selected as one of the six new Test match venues in India.
The floodlights at this stadium are unconventional as compared to the other cricket stadiums in india as the lights here are comparatively lower in order to avoid colliding with the aircraft flying from the nearby Chandigarh Airport.
IS Bindra Stadium
Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium is home to the Punjab team, located in Mohali and the cricket pitch is one of the greenest pitches in India. Mullanpur International Cricket Stadium with 40,000 capacity is an under construction cricket stadium in Punjab.
Green Park Stadium
Green Park Stadium is an international cricket stadium in Uttar Pradesh, home to the UP cricket team and only stadium where a students gallery is available. The stadium has been named after the British Lady – Madam Green who used to visit this place for horse riding.
Top 10 Cricket Stadiums in India (FAQ):
Which is the No 1 stadium in India?
|1||Eden Gardens||West Bengal|
|2||Raipur International Cricket Stadium||Chhattisgarh|
|3||Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium||Telangana|
|3||Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium||Kerala|
Which is the most beautiful stadium in India?
|1||Buddh International Circuit||Noida|
Which is biggest cricket stadium in India?
- The Allianz Arena, Germany.
- Old Trafford, United Kingdom.
- Camp Nou, Spain.
- Azteca – Mexico.
- Santiago Bernabeu, Spain.
- Anfield Road, United Kingdom.
- San Siro, Italy.
- The Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro.
Which stadium is big in IPL?
Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Ahmedabad will host the 56 round robin matches. The Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, the world’s largest cricket stadium in terms of capacity.
Which is the world’s largest cricket stadium?
Narendra Modi Stadium
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