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Do you know how many cricket stadiums are there in India 2021 If not, then read this post in its entirety, today in this post I am going to tell you about the total number of cricket stadiums in India and also I am going to tell which of India. How many stadiums are there in the state, so friends, lets go.. You must also know how popular cricket is in India and whenever there is a cricket match in any international stadium in India, that stadium becomes houseful on that day, the number of people who want this game is in crores to watch this game. For this people leave all their work and go to see the match. There are many types of competition in cricket, in which Test match, ODI, T20 and Indias most popular cricket competition is IPL, whose all matches are held in International Cricket Stadium, so you must know that How Much  Cricket Stadium in India so lets know without delay. 

Stadium nameCityStateRelated Games
Wankhede StadiumMumbaiMaharashtraCricket
Gymkhana GroundMumbaiMaharashtraCricket
Brabourne StadiumMumbaiMaharashtraCricket
Mahindra StadiumMumbaiMaharashtraHockey
Subrata Roy Sahara StadiumPuneMaharashtraCricket
Dr. D. Y. Patil StadiumNavi MumbaiMaharashtrafootball and cricket
New VCA StadiumNagpurMaharashtraCricket
Nehru StadiumPuneMaharashtraCricket (Multipurpose)
Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) StadiumNagpurMaharashtraCricket
Guru Gobind Singh StadiumNandedMaharashtraCricket
Dadaji Konddev StadiumThaneMaharashtraFootball
Feroz Shah Kotla StadiumDelhiDelhiCricket
Jawaharlal Nehru StadiumDelhiDelhimultipurpose
Eden Gardens StadiumGarden of EdenWest BengalCricket
HPCA StadiumHospiceHimachal PradeshCricket
MA Chidambaram StadiumChennaiTamil NaduCricket
JSCA StadiumRanchiJharkhandCricket
Keenan StadiumjamshedpurJharkhandfootball and cricket
Dilip Tirkey StadiumRanchiJharkhandHockey
Birsa Munda StadiumRanchiJharkhandHockey
Saurashtra Cricket Association StadiumRajkotGujaratCricket
Sardar Patel StadiumAhmedabadGujaratCricket
Moti Bagh StadiumVadodaraGujaratCricket
Madhavrao Scindia StadiumRajkotGujaratCricket
IPCL Sports StadiumVadodaraGujaratCricket
Holkar Cricket StadiumIndoreMadhya PradeshCricket
Roop Singh StadiumGwaliorMadhya PradeshCricket
Rajiv Gandhi International StadiumHyderabad,Andra PradeshCricket
Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA VDCA StadiumVisakhapatnamAndra PradeshCricket
Indira Gandhi StadiumVijayawadaAndra PradeshCricket
Indira Priyadarshini StadiumVisakhapatnam,Andra PradeshCricket
Lal Bahadur Shastri StadiumHyderabadAndra PradeshCricket
Sawai Mansingh StadiumJaipurRajasthanCricket
Barkatullah Khan StadiumJodhpurRajasthanmostly used for cricket
Nahar Singh StadiumFaridabadHaryanaCricket
Sector 16 StadiumChandigarhChandigarhCricket
Gandhi Sports Complex StadiumAmritsarPunjabCurrently used for cricket
Guru Nanak StadiumLudhianaPunjabFootball
Jawaharlal Nehru StadiumKochiKeralamultipurpose
University StadiumThiruvananthapuramKeralaFootball (Multipurpose)
Qila StadiumPalakkadKeralaFootball
K D Singh Babu StadiumLucknowUttar Pradeshmultipurpose
green Park StadiumKanpurUttar PradeshCricket
Dhyan Chand Astroturf StadiumLucknowUttar PradeshHockey
Fatorda StadiumMargaoGoafootball and cricket
Maulana Azad StadiumJammuJammu and KashmirCricket
Sher-i-Kashmir StadiumSrinagarJammu and KashmirCricket
Barabati StadiumridgeOrissaCricket
Kalinga StadiumBhubaneswarOrissaHockey
M Chinnaswamy StadiumBangaloreKarnatakaCricket

M A Chidambaram Stadium

Located in Chennai, this stadium is in existence since 1916. It is the third oldest cricket stadium in the country after Kolkatas Eden Gardens and Delhis Feroz Shah Kotla. Initially it was known as Madras Cricket Club Ground and also known as Chepauk Stadium. It is also the home ground of Tamil Nadu cricket team and IPL team Chennai Super Kings. The spectator capacity of this stadium is 50 thousand. It is named after M.A. Chidambaram, who at first glance may look like a politician, but in reality M.A. Chidambaram was the former President of BCCI. Muttiah Annamalai Chidambaram was an Indian industrialist and cricket administrator. He started a scooter factory in Mumbai. After that he became the director of Indian Aluminum Company at an early age. He was also the Mayor of Madras in 1955. In 1956 he was elected as the Vice President of BCCI. From 1960-61 to 1962-63, he was made the chairman of the board. After this, he was the treasurer of BCCI for almost 20 years. He mediated the tussle between the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association and the Madras Cricket Club over the construction of a stadium on the clubs grounds at Chepauk. Later the stadium was renamed as MA Chidambaram Stadium in his honour. Chidambaram, born on 12 October 1918 in Madurai, died on 19 January 2000.

M. Chinnaswamy Stadium

Located in Bangalore, Karnataka, this stadium was built in 1969. Earlier this four decade old stadium was known as Karnataka State Cricket Association. The spectator capacity of this stadium is close to 40000. International cricket matches as well as cultural programs are organized in this ground. Apart from the Karnataka state cricket team, this stadium is also the home ground of the IPL team Royal Challengers Bangalore. This is the first stadium in the world, in which most of the electricity used is supplied through solar panels. This step was taken under the campaign Go Green of Karnataka State Cricket Association. As of 20 June 2019, 22 Tests, 24 ODIs and 6 T20 matches have been organized in the stadium. M. Chinnaswamy Mangalam Chinnaswamy Mudaliar was an eminent cricket administrator. Born in Karnataka on March 29, 1900, Chinnaswamy was the President of the BCCI from 1977 to 1980 while holding the post of Secretary from 1960 to 1965. A lawyer by profession, Chinnaswamy represented India in the ICC from 1965, 1973 and from 1977 to 1980. He was one of the founders of the Karnataka State Cricket Association. MCC awarded him a lifetime membership in 1969. He was instrumental in the construction of the cricket stadium in Bangalore. This was the reason that against his wish, the stadium was named after him. He died on 8 November 1991 due to prolonged illness.

Wankhede Stadium

Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai needs no introduction. India won the title by defeating Sri Lanka in the World Cup final at the same ground in 2011 under the captaincy of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. It was in this ground that Sachin Tendulkar played the last match of his international career. Team Indias current coach Ravi Shastri had hit six sixes in an over in this ground. As of 19 July 2017, 25 Tests, 20 ODIs and 5 T20 matches have been organized in this ground. The spectator capacity of this ground is 33,108. Although till 2010, it had a seating arrangement of 45 thousand spectators, but due to the reconstruction work, it was reduced to 33 thousand after 2010. Wankhede Stadium was completed in 1974. The story of its creation is also quite interesting. In fact, there was a dispute between the Cricket Club of India, which owns the Brabourne Stadium, and the Mumbai Cricket Association over the distribution of tickets for cricket matches. After the Test match between India and England in 1973, this controversy increased a lot. After this, Mumbai Cricket Association secretary and local leader S. Of. On the initiative of Wankhede, a new stadium was built in South Mumbai near Churchgate station. This stadium was completed in just six months. In 1974, this stadium was named after Mumbai Cricket Association President Sheshrao Wankhede. Sheshrao Wankhede: Born on 24 September 1914 in Nagpur, Sheshrao Wankhede was a lawyer and politician by profession. He was the speaker in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly from 22 March 1972 to 20 April 1977. He was also the mayor of Nagpur for three years. In 1967, he participated in the 22nd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York as a member of the Indian delegation. He was also the President of the BCCI from 1980-81 to 1982-83 while from 1972-73 to 1979-80 he served as the Vice President of the Board.  

YSR Reddy Stadium

Located in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy is also known as ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium. Apart from cricket matches, this stadium is also used for cultural events. The spectator capacity of this ground is 27500. Its grass has been imported from Caribbean countries. So far one Test, 9 ODIs and 3 T20 matches have been held at this ground. In 2005, Mahendra Singh Dhoni also scored his first ODI century at this ground. Then he played a brilliant innings of 148 runs against Pakistan. This was also the first match of this stadium. Dr. YS Rajasekhara Reddy: Dr. YS Rajasekhara Reddy, two-time Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, was born on 8 July 1949, while he died in a plane crash on 2 September 2009. After this the stadium was named after him.

Rajiv Gandhi Stadium

The audience capacity of Rajiv Gandhi Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad is 55000. Spread over 16 acres, this stadium was built in the year 2003. Till 3 March 2019, 5 Tests, 1 T20 and 6 ODIs were played in this ground. The first and final match of IPL was played on this ground in 2017. The IPL final of 2019 was also held in this stadium. Named like this: In 2003, the Hyderabad Cricket Association proposed to the government to build a new stadium. The then Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu immediately gave the green signal to this proposal and the budget for this was passed to the Hyderabad Cricket Association. Its construction started in Uppal. In 2004, the name of this stadium was fixed as Visakha International Cricket Stadium. However, shortly after, former Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy changed the name of the stadium to Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium after the former Prime Minister.

Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium

The Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium, located in the capital of the country, was built in 1883. It is the second oldest stadium in India after the Eden Gardens of Kolkata. Till 2016, the Indian cricket team was undefeated at this ground in Tests for 28 years and ODIs for 10 years. Many historical exploits have been done on this ground. Sunil Gavaskar equaled Don Bradmans centuries by scoring his 29th Test century at the same ground. At the same time, Anil Kumble made a record here by taking all ten wickets in a single innings. Sachin Tendulkar broke Sunil Gavaskars record of 34 centuries by putting his 35th Test century on this ground. On 12 September 2019, the stadium will be renamed as Arun Jaitley Stadium in the name of former Finance Minister and former DDCA President Arun Jaitley. The spectator capacity of this ground is 41,820. The credit for equipping the stadium with modern facilities goes to Arun Jaitley. As the DDCA President, he worked to increase the spectator capacity of the stadium and further improve the facilities for the players.

Holkar Stadium

The Holkar Stadium, located in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, was built in 1990. Its spectator capacity is 30 thousand. Initially it was known as Maharani Usharaje Trust Cricket Ground, but in 2010 Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association changed its name to Holkar International Cricket Stadium. The name of the stadium was changed after the Holkar dynasty that ruled Indore. Team Indias former explosive opener Virender Sehwag scored the first and only ODI double century of his career at this ground. Then he played an innings of 219 runs against West Indies. So far one Test, 5 ODIs and 1 T20 match have been organized in this ground. The credit of providing the land for the stadium also goes to the Holkar royal family. The then Maratha family of Indore took several steps to promote cricket in this part of the country. Even the Holkar cricket team participated in 10 seasons of the Ranji Trophy. Out of these eight times the team reached the finals and captured the title four times. Team India has a hundred percent record in ODIs on this ground. The team has played five ODIs here and won all.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee Cricket Stadium

In the name of Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, this ground was completed in 2017. The spectator capacity of this stadium is 50 thousand. On 6 November 2018, the first international match was organized at this ground. This T20 match was played between India and West Indies. India won this match by 71 runs. With this, it became the 52 stadium to host international cricket matches in India. In August 2019, the BCCI gave permission to the Afghanistan Cricket Board to use this stadium named after former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee as its home ground. Before this, the Afghanistan team has also been using Dehradun and Greater Noida Stadium as its home ground. Atal Bihari Vajpayee has been an MP from Lucknow.  

Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Dehradun

The Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, built in Raipur, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, was constructed in 2016. Its audience capacity is 25 thousand. 237 crores were spent to build this stadium. In June 2018, the Afghanistan Cricket Board hosted Bangladesh at this ground. This was also the first international match played at this ground. This ground was named after the former Prime Minister of India, Rajiv Gandhi.  

Green Park Stadium

The spectator capacity of the Green Park Stadium in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh is 32 thousand. It is the home stadium of the Uttar Pradesh cricket team. This ground also hosted the 500th Test of the Indian team. 22 Tests, 14 ODIs and one T20 match have been played on this ground. The ground was named after the British Lady Madame Greene, who often came here for horse riding. Greenpark Stadium also has a nickname. It is also called Woolmer turf. This is also because former coach of Pakistan cricket team and former England cricketer Bob Woolmer was born in a hospital located close to the stadium.

IS Bindra Stadium

The spectator capacity of the Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali is 26 thousand. It was made in 1993. It took three years and Rs 25 crore to build it. The special thing about this stadium is that the floodlights used in it are very low. This has been done because there is a Chandigarh airport nearby and due to high light, there would have been trouble in the operation of the aircraft. This is the reason why there are 16 floodlights in the stadium. In this match, 13 Tests, 24 ODIs and 4 T20 matches have been organized till January 2019. Inderjit Singh Bindra is the former President and Cricket Administrator of BCCI and Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium has been named after him. Bindra served as the BCCI President from 1993 to 1996. Along with Jagmohan Dalmiya, IS Bindra is also an important contributor to the organization of the World Cup in the Indian subcontinent in 1987 and 1996.

Bhupen Hazarika Stadium

Barsapara Cricket Stadium of Assam Cricket Association is also known as Dr. Bhupen Hazarika Cricket Stadium. The spectator capacity of this ground is 40 thousand. The stadium was inaugurated by Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on 10 October 2017. Bhupen Hazarika was a folklore singer from Assam. He has also been awarded the Bharat Ratna award posthumously in 2019. He is known for his remarkable work in Rudali, Darmian, Gajagamini, Daman between 1939 and 2010. Hazarika has been awarded the Padma Vibhushan in 2012, the Padma Shri in 1977, the Padma Bhushan in 2001 and the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1992.  

Which state of India has how many stadiums?

Gujarat 

Gujarat has 6 international cricket stadiums 

  • Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium (Ahmedabad)
  • Narendra Modi Stadium (Ahmedabad)
  • Moti Bagh Stadium (Baroda)
  • IPCL Sports Complex Ground (Baroda)
  • Madhavrao Scindia Cricket Ground (Rajkot)
  • Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium (Rajkot)

Maharashtra 

Maharashtra has 7 international cricket stadiums 

  • Gymkhana Ground (Mumbai)
  • Brabourne Stadium (Mumbai)
  • Wankhede Stadium (Mumbai)
  • Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground (Nagpur)
  • Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium (Nagpur)
  • Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium (Pune)
  • Nehru Stadium (Pune)

Andhra Pradesh 

Andhra Pradesh has 3 international cricket stadiums 

  • Indira Priyadarshini Stadium (Visakhapatnam)
  • Rajasekhara Reddy Cricket Stadium (Visakhapatnam)
  • Indira Gandhi Stadium (Vijayawada)

Delhi 

Delhi has 2 international cricket stadium 

  • Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
  • Feroz Shah Kotla Ground (Arun Jaitley Stadium)

Uttar Pradesh 

Uttar Pradesh has 5 international cricket stadiums 

  • Green Park Stadium (Kanpur)
  • Greater Noida Sports Complex Ground (Greater Noida)
  • University Ground (Lucknow)
  • K D Singh Babu Stadium (Lucknow)
  • Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee International Cricket Stadium [Ekana Stadium] (Lucknow)

Assam 

Assam has 2 international cricket stadiums 

  • Barsapara Cricket Stadium (Guwahati)
  • Nehru Stadium (Guwahati)

Madhya Pradesh 

Madhya Pradesh has 3 international cricket stadiums 

  • Captain Roop Singh Stadium (Gwalior)
  • Nehru Stadium (Indore)
  • Holkar Stadium (Indore)

Kerala 

Kerala has 3 international cricket stadiums 

  • Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium (Kochi)
  • University Stadium (Thiruvananthapuram)
  • Green Field International Stadium (Thiruvananthapuram)

Goa 

Goa has 1 international cricket stadium 

  • Fatorda Stadium (Margao)

Punjab 

Punjab has 3 international cricket stadium 

  • Gandhi Stadium (Jalandhar)
  • Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium (Mohali)
  • Gandhi Sports Complex Ground (Amritsar)

Jharkhand 

Jharkhand has 2 international cricket stadium 

  • Keenan Stadium (Jamshedpur)
  • JSCA International Cricket Stadium (Ranchi)

Rajasthan 

Rajasthan has 2 international cricket stadium 

  • Barkatullah Khan Stadium (Jodhpur)
  • Mansingh Stadium (Jaipur)

Telangana 

Telangana has 2 international cricket stadiums 

  • Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium (Hyderabad)
  • Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium (Hyderabad)

Tamil Nadu 

Tamil Nadu has 2 international cricket stadiums 

  • Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium (Chennai)
  • M A Chidambaram Stadium (Chennai)

Bihar 

Bihar has 1 international cricket stadium 

  • Moin-ul-Haq Stadium (Patna)

Himachal Pradesh 

Himachal Pradesh has 1 International Cricket Stadium 

  • Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium (Dharamsala)

West Bengal 

West Bengal has 1 international cricket stadium 

  • Eden Garden (Kolkata)

Haryana 

Haryana has 1 international cricket stadium 

  • Nahar Singh Stadium (Faridabad)

Chandigarh 

Chandigarh has 1 International Cricket Stadium 

  • Sector 16 Stadium (Chandigarh)

Odisha 

Odisha has 1 international cricket stadium 

  • Barabati Stadium (Cuttack)

Karnataka 

Karnataka has 1 international cricket stadium 

  • M. Chinnaswamy Stadium (Bengaluru)

Jammu and Kashmir 

Jammu and Kashmir has 1 international cricket stadium 

  • Sher e Kashmir Stadium (Srinagar)

Kolkata

A cultural capital in the country, from its beautiful British Raj Bhavans to vast gardens, from its historical colleges to its Gulzar nightlife, from its sweets to delicious food, Kolkata is one of the finest places to visit not only in West Bengal but also in India. The home of eminent poets, writers, filmmakers and Nobel laureates in the country can also say that the city is called Kolkata. This city with ancient glorious culture and literature and a hue like London, which the British can also say, is said to be that if the British stop in India for a few more days, they would have made this place a London.

Cuttack

In addition to the ancient monuments , Cuttack has a wide range of tourist attractions , being the full - fledged commercial capital of Cuttack and one of the oldest cities in Odisha , you are familiar with the land of antiques , monuments and handicrafts , known as Banarasi Cuttack in the medieval era and presently of the Silver City , which is why it has counted the city as an excellent tourist destination .

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