Shahid Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium

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Shahid Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium, Raipur Overview

Shahid Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium, located in Raipur, at a distance of 21 kilometres from the heart of the city, is the fourth-largest cricket stadium in the world. The stadium, known for hosting IPL (Indian Premier League) matches and Ranji Trophy matches, acts as a platform of international importance, with a capacity of accommodating approximately 65000 excited fans.

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Architecture of the Stadium

The Shahid Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium with its impressive sports arena, advanced media facilities, comfy corporate boxes and shelter-providing roofs, meets international standards. As a result, it has often been likened to Melbourne Cricket Ground. Watching a match live at this grand stadium is an experience that serves as a dream of many waiting to be turned into a reality.

The experience of watching an international cricket match live is indeed one of a kind and the best time to experience this is during the IPL cricket matches. With a seating capacity of whopping 65,000, the Veer Narayan Singh Cricket Stadium is famous for hosting many IPL (Indian Premier League) matches in the past and plans to host more international events in the future. With due permission, the stadium can be toured from inside. The place also hosts Ranji Trophy matches. Keep track of the schedule, so you don't miss out on any events.

History of the Cricket Stadium

The Shahid Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium is named as such in dedication to Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh, a landlord from Sonakhan, who led the War of Indian Independence in the region of Chhattisgarh in 1857. The stadium, after going under construction for a period of three years, from 2001 to 2003, was inaugurated on September 11, 2008.

This project undertaken by the Government of Chhattisgarh is currently managed by the Chhattisgarh State Cricket Sangha. The Shahid Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium has served as a spot for practice matches for the Chhattisgarh cricket team, three seasons of IPL (Indian Premier League) and Ranji Trophy matches among others, and continues to prove its value to the city of Raipur.

How To Reach Shahid Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium

Shahid Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium at Sector 3, Parsada-3, Atal Nagar, Chhattisgarh 492101 can be accessed by employing cab or bus services as well as hiring private vehicles from any part of the city.

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