Arbab Niaz Stadium

Arbab Niaz Stadium is a Test cricket ground in Peshawar, North West Frontier Province, Pakistan. It replaced the Peshawar Club Ground as the home ground for the Peshawar cricket team in 1985.

The ground has hosted 17 ODIs since 1984 (including two where no play was possible), and seven Test matches in 1995, most recently in 2003.

The ground has a seating capacity of 20,000.

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1987 Cricket World Cup Stadiums
India
Barabati Stadium Eden Gardens (Finals) Feroz Shah Kotla Green Park Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium MA Chidambaram Stadium Chinnaswamy Stadium Nehru Stadium (Pune) Nehru Stadium (Indore) Gujarat Stadium Sawai Mansingh Stadium Sector 16 Stadium VCA Ground Wankhede Stadium (Semi-Finals) Pakistan
Arbab Niaz Stadium Gaddafi Stadium (Semi-Finals) Iqbal Stadium Municipal Stadium National Stadium Niaz Stadium Pindi Club Ground
1996 Cricket World Cup Stadiums
India
Barabati Stadium | Chinnaswamy Stadium | Eden Gardens (Semi-Finals) | Feroz Shah Kotla | Green Park | Indira Priyadarshini Stadium
IPCL Ground | Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium | MA Chidambaram Stadium | Moin-ul-Haq Stadium | Nehru Stadium (Pune)
PCA Stadium (Semi-Finals) | Roop Singh Stadium | Sardar Patel Stadium | Sawai Mansingh Stadium | VCA Ground | Wankhede Stadium
Pakistan
Arbab Niaz Stadium | Gaddafi Stadium (Finals) | Iqbal Stadium | Municipal Stadium | National Stadium | Niaz Stadium | Pindi Club Ground
Sri-Lanka
Asgiriya Stadium | Premadasa Stadium | SSC Ground
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Peshāwar   (Pashto: پښور; Urdu: پشاور
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For the 1959 British film see Northwest Frontier


The North-West Frontier Province (NWFP) (Urdu: shemaal maghribi sarhadi soobe شمال مغربی سرحدی
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Motto
اتحاد، تنظيم، يقين محکم
Ittehad, Tanzim, Yaqeen-e-Muhkam   (Urdu)
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Australian captain Allan Border with the trophy

The Cricket World Cup in 1987 (aka Reliance World Cup) was the fourth edition of the tournament.
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The Barabati Stadium[1] is a cricket venue in the east indian city of Cuttack, Orissa. The stadium has hosted ODI matches since January 1982 and Test match since January 1987.

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Eden Gardens

Ground information
Location DR BC Roy Club House, Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Established 1864
Seating capacity 120,000
Owner Cricket Association of Bengal
Operator Cricket Association of Bengal
Home team(s)
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Established: 1945
Seating Capacity: 45,000
First Test India v England - January 12-14, 1952
Last Test India v South Africa - November 20-24, 2004
First ODI India v Sri Lanka - December 24, 1986
Last ODI
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The Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium is a cricket stadium in Hyderabad, India.[1] The stadium was originally known as Fateh Maidan and was re-named in 1967 after Lal Bahadur Shastri, India's former Prime Minister despite the fact that he did not originate from
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M. A. Chidambaram Stadium

Ground information
Location Chepauk, Chennai
Established 1916
Seating capacity 50,000
Floodlights Yes
Owner Tamil Nadu Cricket Association
Operator Tamil Nadu Cricket Association

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M.Chinnaswamy Stadium

Ground information
Location Bangalore
Established 1969
Seating capacity 55,000
Floodlights Yes
Owner Karnataka State Cricket Association
Operator Karnataka State Cricket Association

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Nehru Stadium, is a multi-use stadium in Pune, India. It is currently used mostly for cricket matches. The stadium holds 25,000 people and was built in 1969.

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The Stadium attained infamy when a ODI match between India and Sri Lanka on December 25 1997 was abandoned after the 3rd over of the first innings.
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Sardar Patel Stadium (Gujarat) (Formerly known as Gujarat Stadium) is a Cricket stadium located in Ahmedabad, India. The Sardar Patel Stadium is the Test cricket venue of Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.
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Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground

Ground information
Location Nagpur
Established 1975
Seating capacity 40,000
Floodlights No
Curator Kishore Pradhan
Owner Vidarbha Cricket Association
Operator
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Ground information
Location Churchgate, Mumbai
Established 1975
Seating capacity 45,000
Owner Mumbai Cricket Association
Operator Mumbai Cricket Association
Home team(s) Mumbai
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Panoramic view of the Gaddafi Stadium at night

Location Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan

Opened 1959

Owner Pakistan Cricket Board
Operator Lahore City Cricket Association
Surface Grass

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Panoramic view of the National Stadium at night

Location Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

Opened April 21, 1955

Owner Pakistan Cricket Board
Operator Karachi City Cricket Association
Surface Grass

Tenants

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The first ever One day cricket hat-trick took place at this stadium.
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Match Information:

Game Type No.
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M.Chinnaswamy Stadium

Ground information
Location Bangalore
Established 1969
Seating capacity 55,000
Floodlights Yes
Owner Karnataka State Cricket Association
Operator Karnataka State Cricket Association

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