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 start from 11th March and runs till 3rd April 2016 and this time ICC selected another Asian country India to host this event and in this sense BCCI recently announced the possible playing venues of this cricket league.
Feroz Shah Kotla Ground
- Location: Delhi
- Establishment: 1883
- Capacity: 40,715
- Flood Lights: Yes
Feroz Shah Kotla Ground is located in Delhi and this cricket stadium is 2nd oldest cricket stadium in India and still hosting international matches. BBCI in their announcement of playing venues include Feroz Shah Kotla Ground in their list and now this cricket stadium will host different clashes of T20 world cup 2016.
Feroz Shah Kotla Ground before this event had already hosted many world cups as this cricket stadium hosted 1987, 1996 and 2011 world cup matches. Recently flood lights installed in this stadium and now this ground is ready to welcome the foreign cricketers.
1st Test Match:
Feroz Shah Kotla Ground hosted 1st test match on 10th Nov to 14th Nov 1948 and that match was played between India and West Indies.
1st ODI Match:
Feroz Shah Kotla Ground hosted 1st one day international match between two best cricket teams India and Sri Lanka on 15th Sep 1982.
1st T20 Match:
Feroz Shah Kotla Ground is going to host international T20 match for the first time in history and this stadium did not host any T20 match yet.
Highest ODI Score:
West Indies cricket team scored highest total on this cricket stadium in last ICC World Cup 2011 as Caribbean cricket team scored 330 runs in that stadium in 2011 world cup group stage match.
Highest T20 Score:
Feroz Shah Kotla Ground is going to conduct international T20 match for the first time in history and this is no previous record available on this cricket stadium.