Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee International Stadium (Formerly Ekana International Cricket Stadium) is a cricket stadium of international standard in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh under public–private partnership (PPP) scheme. It is one of the largest cricket stadium in India with a seating capacity of 50000 people.
BCCI Approved Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee Cricket Stadium with world class facilities is aimed to give boost to sports in Uttar Pradesh. In September 2018, it was confirmed that the 2nd T20I during West Indies tour to India would be the stadium’s first ever international match, which would be played on 6 November 2018 at 7:00pm.
Lucknow Cricket Stadium or Ekana International Cricket Stadium is a cricket stadium of international standard in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. It is the joint third largest cricket stadium in India with a seating capacity of 50000 people.
How large is Ekana International Cricket Stadium?
Ekana International Cricket Stadium is the ninth-largest stadium in India by capacity (50,000). The top 9 stadiums in India are: Buddh International Circuit, Salt Lake Stadium, Eden Gardens, Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, DY Patil Stadium, EMS Stadium, The Sports Hub, Ekana International Cricket Stadium.
How many international cricket stadiums are there in India?
This is a list of international cricket grounds in India that have hosted at least one international cricket match (Test, ODI or T20I). India has 51 international cricket venues, the most in any country – 28 more than the next most: England with 23.