India vs Pakistan Semi Final
Popularly known as the Mohali Stadium, the Punjab Cricket Stadium is located in Mohali and it is well-known stadium in the country. The stadium is located outside of the Chandigarh City. This is the youngest test cricket stadium in the country. Various international and first class cricket matches are played on this ground.
One of the specialties of this stadium is its lights. The lights are quite unconventional and uncommon than other international cricket grounds. The pillars of the floodlights are very low compared to other stadiums. Actually, the light posts are strategically placed to avoid any collision with the aircrafts since Mohali airport is located nearby. Punjab Cricket Stadium Mohali is one of the larger stadiums in India.
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Best at Punjab Cricket Stadium Mohali
The Punjab Cricket Stadium Mohali has witnessed a number of good innings. The encounter between Australia and West Indies in the year of 1996 is one of them.
Punjab Cricket Stadium 2011 cricket world cup
2011 Cricket world cup will also be hosted in this stadium. A few group matches along with one semifinal match will be played on this ground. The details are given below:
- 3 March, Time - 9.30, Match between South Africa Vs Netherlands
- 11 March, Time - 9.30, Match between Ireland Vs West Indies
30 March, Time- 14.30, Match between the winners for 3rd and 4th QF
World Cup history of M A Chidambaram Stadium
This stadium has hosted a couple of matches in 1987 and 1996 Cricket World Cup. In 1987, two matches took place on this stadium: India Vs Australia and Australia Vs Zimbabwe. In 1999, one match between Australia and New Zealand was organized at this venue.
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Last Updated on 01 April 2011