Home > News >

New stadium with world-class facilities ready in Ranchi

New stadium with world-class facilities ready in Ranchi

The stadium has a seating capacity of 35, 000


By CricketCountry Staff


Ranchi: Oct 12, 2011


A new cricket stadium boasting world-class facilities in Ranchi built by the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) is all set to get international status soon.


The stadium is built within the city limits of Ranchi, the hometown of India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. It is only a 10-minute drive from the Ranchi airport and 25 minutes from a five-star hotel, connected by a four-lane road.


“We will be delighted to host an international match at our own stadium,” JSCA president Amitabh Choudhary told reporters.


The JSCA International Stadium Complex was built in two years at the cost of approx Rs. 140 crores. It has an indoor cricket facility, a tennis academy, club house and many other features.


The stadium has a seating capacity of around 35,000 and 76 corporate boxes. The two pavilions, North and South, have five levels each which include VVIP areas, members’ enclosure, donors’ enclosure, president’s box, the BCCI box and two large dressing rooms with separate dining spaces.


It has commentators’ boxes, rooms for ICC officials and umpires as well. The media centre in the JSCA International Stadium Complex can accommodate 250 journalists.


The complex has 35 guest rooms as well as a club with all the modern facilities.


The stadium has been constructed in such a manner that shadow doesn’t fall on any of the nine pitches before 4.45 p.m, even on the shortest day of the year. There is another ground in the complex which has five main pitches and eight practice pitches.


The spectators can enjoy view from two nearby hills on the East and West sides.


The stadium so far has hosted one Ranji match.


Bangladesh Tour of West Indies, 2014

Sep 13, 2014 (19:30 IST)   at Gros Islet, St Lucia

World T20 League 2014

Sep 16, 2014 (16:00 IST)   at Raipur

World T20 League 2014

Sep 16, 2014 (20:00 IST)   at Raipur

World T20 League 2014

Sep 17, 2014 (20:00 IST)   at Hyderabad

World T20 League 2014

Sep 18, 2014 (20:00 IST)   at Mohali


World T20 League 2014

Sep 14, 2014  at Raipur

Mumbai Indians won by 9 wkts

World T20 League 2014

Sep 14, 2014  at Raipur

Northern Knights won by 72 runs

World T20 League 2014

Sep 13, 2014  at Raipur

Lahore Lions won by 6 wkts

World T20 League 2014

Sep 13, 2014  at Raipur

Northern Knights won by 7 wkts

Scotland tour of Ireland, 2014

Sep 12, 2014  at Dublin

Scotland won by 8 wkts


India tour of England 2014: Highlights


Ryan Sidebottom credits the whole Yorkshire team

Lendl Simmons, Michael Hussey script comfortable win for Mumbai Indians over Southern Express in CLT20 2014 qualfiers

Northern Knights demolish hapless Lahore Lions by 73 runs in CLT20 qualifiers

West Indies vs Bangladesh, Live Cricket Score 2nd Test Day 2: Bangladesh reeling at 104/7 at Stumps

CLT20: A statistical overview

Rahul Dravid’s dismissal had infuriated Dilip Sardesai on his deathbed

Bangladesh Bangladesh vs West Indies 2014 Champions League T20 2014 CLT20 CLT20 2014 Lahore Lions vs Mumbai Indians Lahore vs MI MI vs Lahore Mumbai Indians Mumbai Indians vs Lahore Lions Mumbai Indians vs Southern Express Southern Express Southern Express vs Mumbai Indians West Indies West Indies vs Bangladesh 2014

Bangladesh left gasping at 104/7 at stumps on Day 2 of 2nd Test after Kemar Roach fifer ensures West Indies advantage

CLT20: Kieron Pollard expresses need to improve fielding

Mohammad Aamer ties the knot

Bangladesh 25/1 against West Indies at Tea on Day 2 of 2nd Test

Lahore Lions skipper Mohammad Hafeez blames bowlers for loss

PCB vows to put in own system to catch illegal actions at an early stage

Cape Cobras in CLT20 2014 Preview: South African unit high on quality

Northern Knights vs Lahore Lions in CLT20 qualifiers: Highlights

Men who have played over a quarter of the Tests for their teams

CLT20: A statistical overview

Fan of the Day

Suraj Gowda

Suraj Gowda

635 Posts | 7 Fans

Yuvraj Singh in Anupam Kher show

Champions League T20 (CLT20) 2014: Mumbai Indians register 9-wicket win against Southern Express

Was Deepika Padukone’s cleavage video a compliment?

Friends can influence your young child’s sexual habits

Everything you should know about Android One

Manchester United vs QPR: Man United registers first win under Louis van Gaal in Barclays Premier League 2014-15

Rahul Khanna and Monica Dogra Starrer Fireflies to release on 31st October

Flipkart, Snapdeal and Amazon India to vie for Android One market

Latest Ebola News: Doctor dies at Sierra Leone due to delayed treatment

Also on cricketcountry.com

Play Fantasy Cricket & Win

Cash Daily! Click here