(Last Updated on : 21/11/2016)
Cricket Stadiums of North India are located in Indian states like Punjab
, Uttar Pradesh
and Himachal Pradesh
. All these are multipurpose stadiums. Some of the stadiums of North India are Punjab Cricket Association Stadium in Mohali, Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium of Delhi, Dharamshala Cricket Stadium of Himachal Pradesh, Green Park Stadium of Kanpur, and Greater Noida Cricket Stadium of Noida.
Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali
Punjab Cricket Association is a cricket ground located in Mohali, near Chandigarh. It is popularly referred to as the Mohali Stadium. The stadium is home to the Punjab Cricket team. PCA stadium is home of Kings XI Punjab. The First Test of Freedom Trophy 2015 was played in Mohali. During that Test match, Indian spinners got the huge support from the pitch and South African batsmen were struggling against Indian bowling line-up. India won that match with huge margin. It was the first instance in Mohali, when spinners got large assistance from pitch.
Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium, Delhi
Feroz Shah Kotla Ground is a cricket ground located at Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi. It was established in 1883 and is the second oldest international cricket stadium still functional in India, after the Eden Gardens
. Indian national cricket team has been undefeated for over 28 years in Test matches and for over 10 years in One Day International matches at this ground.
Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium
Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium is a cricket stadium located in the city of Dharamsala
in Himachal Pradesh. The town of Dharamsala is best known internationally as the home of the Dalai Lama of Tibet.
Green Park Stadium, Kanpur
Green Park Stadium is a 33,000 capacity floodlit multi-purpose stadium located in Kanpur, India, and the home of the Uttar Pradesh cricket team. Green Park Stadium is under the control of the Sports Department Uttar Pradesh. Green Park Stadium is the only international cricket stadium in Uttar Pradesh that has hosted many international cricket matches of both Test and One Day format.
Greater Noida Cricket Stadium, Noida
Shaheed Vijay Singh Pathik Sports Complex is a newly constructed cricket stadium in Greater Noida. It is built as per the latest ICC specifications and guidelines, and is named Shaheed Vijay Singh Pathik Sports Complex. Shaheed Vijay Singh Pathik Sports Complex is fully equipped with all the facilities with floodlights, a bowling alley, an indoor stadium, lawn tennis courts in the premises. Shaheed Vijay Singh Pathik Sports Complex is located near YMCA in Greater Noida. Shaheed Vijay Singh Pathik Sports Complex hosted its first ever Ranji Trophy
matches between Uttar Pradesh cricket team and Baroda cricket team from December 1 to 4, 2015.