Get the information about the playing venues of all matches of ICC T20 World Cup 2016 at India. Playing venues selected for the matches of ICC T20 World Cup 2016 are available here and all information about these stadiums is available for the cricket fans.
Wait is over for cricket lovers and fans, as ICC T20 World Cup 2016 is going to be started from 11th March and runs till 3rd April 2016 and this time India is going to host all the matches of this mega event of cricket including Quarter Finals, Semi Finals and Finals.
- Location: Mumbai
- Establishment: 1974
- Capacity: 45,000
- Flood Lights: Yes
Wankhede Stadium is located in Mumbai and this stadium is also selected by BCCI for the hosting of matches for the upcoming T20 World Cup 2016. Wankhede Stadium before this had already conducted many international one day and test matches. Different matches of ICC World Cup 2011 were also hosted by this stadium.
The capacity of this stadium was increased after the construction of new pavilions and now this cricket stadium is ready to host this mega event of cricket. Flood Lights has also installed in this cricket stadium few years ago.
1st Test Match:
Wankhede Stadium hosted 1st test match on 23rd Jan to 29th Jan 1975 and that match was played between India and West Indies.
1st ODI Match:
Wankhede Stadium hosted 1st one day international match between two best cricket teams India and Sri Lanka on 17th Jan 1987.
1st T20 Match:
1st T20 match was hosted by Wankhede Stadium on 22nd Dec 2012 and that match was played between India and England.
Highest ODI Score:
England cricket team scored highest total on this cricket stadium in last ICC World Cup 2011 as English cricket team scored 358 runs in that stadium in 2011 against Canada.
Highest T20 Score:
Highest T20 score made on this cricket stadium is 181 and this score was made by England cricket team against India on 22nd Dec 2012.