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Motera Stadium to be world's largest cricket stadium, confirms BCCI

The Motera Stadium will dislodge Australia's Melbourne Cricket Ground as the wold's largest stadium.

Published: 18th February 2020 05:49 PM  |   Last Updated: 18th February 2020 05:49 PM   |  A+A-

Police and government officials' convoy cars being parked inside Sardar Patel stadium, where US President Donald Trump is expected to visit during his upcoming trip to India, in Ahmedabad

Police and government officials' convoy cars being parked inside Sardar Patel stadium, where US President Donald Trump is expected to visit during his upcoming trip to India, in Ahmedabad. (File photo| ANI)

By ANI

NEW DELHI: The Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) on Tuesday confirmed that Motera Stadium will be the world's largest cricket stadium with a sitting capacity of more than one lakh spectators.

"#MoteraStadium Ahmedabad, India Seating capacity of more than 1,10,000 World's largest #Cricket stadium," the BCCI wrote on Twitter.

The Motera Stadium will dislodge Australia's Melbourne Cricket Ground as the wold's largest stadium. Located in Ahmedabad, the Motera Stadium was made in 1982 with a seating capacity of 49,000 at the time of construction, which has now been increased.



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