Tag: India

MotoGP set to advent in India by 2023

MotoGP to install race in India

Sports company Dorna (Spain) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to bring MotoGP to India for a seven-year period, with the first race expected to take place as early as 2023. ‘motorsport.com’ stated that the announcement was made by Dorna chief Carmelo Ezpeleta and Sporting Director... » Read more

Populous-designed India venue attendance feat

New attendance record in India

The world’s largest cricket stadium, the Narendra Modi Stadium in India, has set a new world record attendance for a limited-overs cricket match with 104,859 fans attending the 2022 Indian Premier League (IPL) Final. ‘Populous’ stated that held on May 29th in Ahmedabad, in the State of... » Read more

Fans in selected stands for I-League fixtures

Fans allowed back to visit I-League matches

In view of the health parameters set by the Government of West Bengal (India) in accordance with the Ministry of Health, fans will be allowed in selected stands and sections in stadiums for the I-League 2021-2022 from the second round which kicks off from April 22nd onwards. ‘The Print’ stated... » Read more

IPL pie gets bigger with two new teams

IPL 2022 will be played in Mumbai and Pune

The Indian Premier League (IPL) will begin on March 26th and will be played in Mumbai and Pune in Maharashtra (India). ‘The Indian Express’ stated that the IPL will be a 10-team affair this season after the Indian Board added two new teams: Ahmedabad’s Gujarat Titans and Lucknow Super... » Read more

Chic cricket-cum-football venue for Dwarka

New stadium planned in India Dwarka

Dwarka in New Delhi (India), one of the largest sub City of Asia, is all set to get an integrated multisports facility despite differences among various sports functionaries. The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has invited bids to develop an international-level cricket and football stadium that... » Read more

Rajasthan cricket venue initial work progress

India Jaipur Rajasthan Cricket Association

In a watershed moment for the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) (India), the Jaipur Development Authority (JDA) recently handed over the land lease deed to the cricket body for the construction of a new stadium near Chonp Village at the Jaipur-Delhi National Highway. With this development in... » Read more

Chic cricket venue in Indian State Jharkhand

India Jharkhand new cricket stadium

The Jharkhand State Cricket Association (India) has inked a deal with the Bokaro Steel Plant (BSL), a unit of Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) (one of the largest steel-making companies in India) for transfer of land to construct an international cricket stadium on the outskirts of Bokaro in... » Read more