Vidarbha Cricket Association | VCA Stadium | Nagpur Stadium | ICC T20 World Cup 2016
Vidarbha Cricket Association also known as VCA. This Association was formed in 1929 and belongs to the central zone cricket team. And the first match played on this ground was recoreded in October 1969. Nagpur Stadium is very famous ground in India and Worldwide. This Stadium is going to host big matches in ICC T20 World Cup 2016.
Although it was founded in 1929, but the first match was played on this ground in 1969. Later, this Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground VCA was replaced by Vidarbha Cricket Assocoation Stadium, VCA Stadium in 2008. Now this Stadium is an International Cricket stadium. And it is hold by Vidarbha and Uttar pradesh Cricket teams.
Now this ground is getting some new pages in Cricket history by hosting ICC T20 World cup Matches. Total nine matches are going to be held in Vidarbha Cricket Association VCA Stadium.
Records Hold By Indian Cricketers In Vidarbha Cricket Association, VCA Stadium :
- Sunil Gavaskar had only one century in his ODI career. This One century was recorded on this ground against new zealand in 1987 Reliance world cup.
- Sachin Tendulkar also have a unique record on this ground, that he did three centuries on this ground, this is the second best ground for Sachin Tendulkar. First one is Chepauk. He has four centuries on that ground.
1995 Terrible Incident In Vidarbha Cricket Association, VCA Stadium :
In the year 1995, during the 5th ODI between India and New Zealand, a wall was collapsed in the east side and 9 people died there. This was the black day in Indian Cricket History.
ICC T20 World Cup, 2016 Matches List In Vidarbha Cricket Association
VCA Stadium is going to host total nine matches in ICC T20 World Cup 2016. They are
List Of Qualifying Matches starting From 8th March 2016.
These Qualifying Matches will be played on Round Robin League Basis on 8th, 10th and 12th march 2016.
List Of SUPER 10 Matches On Vidarbha Cricket Association, VCA Stadium:
|1.||15-03-2016||INDIA||NEW ZEALAND||7.30 pm.|
|2.||25-03-2016||SOUTH AFRICA||WEST INDIES||7.30 pm.|
|3.||27-03-2016||Qualifier B1||WEST INDIES||3.00 pm.|
Afghanistan vs Scotland
2nd Match,Group B at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium,Nagpur
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