Get the information about the playing venues of all matches of ICC T20 World Cup 2016 at India. Playing venues selected for the matches of ICC T20 World Cup 2016 are available here and all information about these stadiums is available for the cricket fans.
ICC T20 World Cup 2016 is going to be host by India and this event is starting from 11th March and will be continued till 3rd April 2016. Different cities acrossIndia going to host different matches of this event including Quarter Finals, Semi Finals and Finals.
- Location: Kolkata
- Establishment: 1864
- Capacity: 66,000
- Flood Lights: Yes
Eden Garden cricket stadium is situated in Kolkata and this stadium is selected at playing venue for the different matches of upcoming T20 World Cup 2016. Eden Garden already hosted many big international matches included all the formats of cricket.
Eden Garden cricket stadium is considered as one of the oldest cricket stadium in India and it is also famous due to its huge capacity for the cricket lovers. Eden cricket garden also hosted day/night matches as flood lights are installed in this stadium.
1st Test Match:
Eden Garden hosted 1st test match on 5th Jan to 8th Jan 1934 and that match was played between India and England.
1st ODI Match:
Eden Garden cricket stadium hosted 1st one day international match between two old rivals India and Pakistan on 18th Feb 1987.
1st T20 Match:
1st T20 match was hosted by Eden Garden cricket stadium on 29th Oct 2011 and that match was played between India and England.
Highest ODI Score:
India cricket team scored highest total on this cricket stadium as Indian cricket team scored 404 runs in that stadium in 2014.
Highest T20 Score:
Highest T20 score made on this cricket stadium is 121 and this score was made by England cricket team against India on 29th Oct 2011.