Named after Lal Bahadur Shastri, former Indian Prime Minister, Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium is one of the oldest cricket stadiums in India. Well-known for its batsman friendly pitch, Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium organized Test matches from 1955-56.
Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium, Hyderabad or Fateh Maidan has been the home ground of famous Indian batsmen like Patuadi, Mohammad Azharuddin and VVS Laxman.
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How to Reach
Getting to Hyderabad is easy and convenient. The nearest airport is Rajiv Gandhi International Airport and the nearest railway stations are at Secunderabad, Hyderabad (Nampally) and Kacheguda.
Apart from air and rail access, Hyderabad is well-linked with all the neighboring states like Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra and Orissa by an extensive road network.
As Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium is located in Basheerbagh, in the heart of the city, Accommodation in Hyderabad near the stadium is not at all a problem. Various hotels in Hyderabad offer comfortable accommodation and complete range of facilities and services to the guests.
Some of the popular hotels located close to Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium include:
Last Updated on 24 August 2012