ICC T20 World Cup 2016 Venue/Stadium Details

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Sunday, December 6th, 2015 | 0

The 5th Edition of ICC World Cup cricket will be at field on March 2016. Including 6 group stage match and the Grand Finale will be held at Kolkata. Eden Garden is one of the biggest stadium at India. It have credit of 3 ICC Cricket world cup appearances. First time at 1987, second time at 1996 and final time it was 2011 ICC World Cup. But this time will be their first ICC T20 world cup host by India. Tournament’s 48 match will held in 7 different venues.

Eden Garden Kolkata

As a Cricket ground Eden Garden is the biggest in capacity with 66,349 in India as well as sub-continent. The grounds tenants as Indian Cricket team, IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders. The stadium has hosted all format of cricket since 1864 established year.

International Records in this ground:

  1. India’s top 4 runs in a single test inning’s scored this ground. 657-7 is the best among them.
  2. Most 1217 runs scored by VVS Laxman and most wicket taker off-spinner Harbhajan Sing (46) wickets.
  3. Best highest score scored here by India is 404-5.
  4. Most ODI runs scored by Sachin Tendulkar (496)
  5. Anil Kumble and Kapil Dev each took 14 wickets so far.
  6. 264 is the best Individual score of this ground which scored by Rohit Sharma.
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