Surpassing Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Motera has develop into the largest cricket stadium on this planet. Located in Sabarmati, Ahmedabad, the Motera Stadium will likely be inaugurated by President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday as the bottom will get prepared for the third Test match between India and England.
The stadium will likely be inaugurated on February 24 by President Ram Nath Kovind within the presence of Union Home Minister Amit Shah.
All about Sardar Patel Motera Stadium
The Sardar Patel Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad is unfold over 63 acres, with a seating capability of 1.10 lakh individuals. Currently, Melbourne is the largest cricket stadium on this planet. It can accommodate 90,000 individuals concurrently.
After the Statue of Unity, the world’s largest statue of Sardar Patel in-built Gujarat, now the state goes to set the brand new report of housing the world’s largest stadium in cricket.
Built at an estimated price of Rs 800 crore, the great thing about this stadium is unimaginable. The stadium is constructed by the Larsen & Turbo (L&T) firm, which additionally constructed the Statue of Unity in a span of 5 years.
It has 76 company containers, an Olympic stage swimming pool, an indoor academy, 4 dressing rooms for athletes, meals courts and GCA clubhouse.
A complete of 11 clay pitches of six crimson and 5 black soil have been ready within the stadium. It is the primary stadium to use each colored clay for principal and observe pitches. In the occasion of rain, the pitch may be dried in solely half-hour.
An progressive characteristic of this stadium is that the 360-degree podium concourse at a peak of 9 meters simplifies the motion of spectators, in addition to gives a uniform view to the spectators from any stand.
The company containers which are designed have a seating capability of 25 every. Huge dressing rooms have been created for each groups. Separate state-of-the-art gyms have additionally been arrange. A particular lounge has been constructed close to the gamers and VIP entrance.
The autographed bat assortment of gamers from the groups of IPL and World Cup matches performed thus far within the Autograph Gallery on the stadium is the middle of attraction.
The “Hall of Fame”, that includes images of world-renowned cricketers, catches the eyeballs of the spectators. When the outdated stadium was demolished in 2016, the Motera Stadium had a capability of 54,000 spectators.
The basis stone of the brand new cricket stadium was laid by the Gujarat Cricket Association in January 2018 for the development of a brand new and state-of-the-art and absolutely geared up stadium.