24th February 2021 Wednesday, will be registered in the pages of the history of cricket. At Sardar Patel Stadium in Ahmedabad, a pink ball test will take place between India and England. The international match will begin in this largest stadium in the world with this match being played from February 24 to 28.
In terms of spectator capacity, Australia’s Melbourne Cricket Ground will not become the largest stadium in the world, but India’s Sardar Patel Stadium (Motera). This stadium is situated in Sabarmati, Ahmedabad, and is fitted with new decor and modern facilities. Union Home Minister Amit Shah will be present when President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurates it today.
This stadium, known as Motera, is now going to be known as Sardar Patel Stadium. Built on 63 acres, this stadium has a total seating capacity of 1 lakh, 10 thousand people at a time. At present, Australia’s Melbourne is regarded as the largest stadium where 90,000 individuals will sit together.
To build this stadium equipped with all modern facilities It has cost about 800 crore rupees. The stadium has 11 pitches made of red and black clay in the middle. What colour the pitch of this test match will show, however, is not known.