Narendra Modi Stadium

India vs England first T20I: Irfan Pathan feels 'pace was difference' between two teams

In the post-match press conference, Shreyas Iyer said that the plan of his side is always to play maximum spinners as it is their strength.

published on : 13th March 2021

India vs England: 50 per cent seating capacity to be used for T20Is at Narendra Modi Stadium

India skipper Virat Kohli on Thursday confirmed that Rohit and Rahul are India's first-choice opening pair for the T20I series.

published on : 12th March 2021

Biggest cricket stadium, shortest game

A strip with spin and unpredictability produced a match that ended in less than two days giving it the moniker the shortest Test in post-War era. 

published on : 26th February 2021

Ind vs Eng: I think it sums up the wicket, if I am getting a fifer, says Joe Root

Root was also critical of the effort of the English batsmen in the first innings as they won the toss, looked on top at 74/2 before throwing it away.

published on : 25th February 2021

World Test Championship: India claim top spot, England out of contention for place in final

England, who are now 2-1 down in the four-match series, needed to win the four-match series 3-1 to play the final against New Zealand.

published on : 25th February 2021

Motera Stadium: Yechury joins meme fest, says it's a 'pawri' of cronies

The government said the name change involves only the Motera stadium and the sports complex where it is located will continue to be named after Sardar Patel.

published on : 25th February 2021

Renaming of Motera Stadium: Centre, BJP defend move; Congress attacks PM

Soon after President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the world's largest cricket stadium in Ahmedabad, which will now be known as 'Narendra Modi stadium', social media was flooded with remarks.

published on : 24th February 2021

'Hum do humare do': Rahul takes dig at renaming of Gujarat stadium, name of two ends after corporates

'Beautiful how the truth reveals itself. Narendra Modi stadium -- Adani end -- Reliance end. With Jay Shah presiding,' Gandhi tweeted, with the hashtag 'HumDoHumareDo'.

published on : 24th February 2021

Ahmedabad will emerge as India's sports city, says Amit Shah after inauguration of Narendra Modi stadium

Shah said the sports enclave will be available to play all the games played in Olympics, and it will have stadiums for football, hockey and an indoor stadium.

published on : 24th February 2021

Sports is major part of PM Modi's clarion call of Aatmanirbhar Bharat: Amit Shah

Shah informed President Ram Nath Kovind also laid the foundation of a big sports Enclave under the name of Sardar Patel in Ahmedabad today.

published on : 24th February 2021

Amit Shah wants Cheteshwar Pujara to score double century at Motera, help India beat England

When Pujara last played against England in Ahmedabad, he had gone on to score a double century and Amit Shah now wishes to see the right-handed batsman achieve the same feat again.

published on : 24th February 2021

Pink ball Test: Virat Kohli worried about Motera lights, says players need to adapt quickly

The refurbished stadium, the largest cricketing arena in the world, doesn't have the traditional floodlight towers but a ring of LED lights around the perimeter of its roof.

published on : 24th February 2021

Motera cricket stadium renamed after PM Narendra Modi, inaugurated by President Kovind

"We have decided to name it after the country's Prime Minister. It was Modi ji's dream project," said  Amit Shah after the inauguration.

published on : 24th February 2021

President Kovind inaugurates world's largest cricket stadium in Motera that can host 1.32 lakh spectators

It opens with the third Test between India and England, a day-night game from Wednesday, and will also host the fourth and final game of the series from March 4.

published on : 24th February 2021