New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has shared the aerial image Motera Stadium, which will be the world's largest cricket stadium with a sitting capacity of more than 1,10,000.
Located in Ahmedabad, the stadium was made in 1982 with a seating capacity of 49,000 at the time of construction, which has now been increased. The refurbished stadium will be called Sardar Patel Stadium.
— BCCI (@BCCI) February 18, 2020
The Melbourne Cricket Ground is currently the biggest cricket facility in the world with a seating capacity of 90,000.
#MoteraStadium Ahmedabad, India. Seating capacity of more than 1,10,000 World's largest #Cricket stadium," the BCCI tweeted.
US President Donald Trump will inaugurate the stadium on Monday when he arrives in the city for a two-day state visit.
According to a ESPNCricinfo report , the Sardar Patel Stadium is likely to host a day-night Test when England visit India in January 2021 for a five-Test series.
With inputs from ANI
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