Narendra Modi Stadium Ahmedabad: Jay Shah, secretary of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, said on November 27 (Sunday) that Ahmedabad’s Narendra Modi Stadium has entered the Guinness Book of World Records for the maximum attendance of spectators during the 2022 IPL final. Now this is the only cricket ground in the world where the maximum number of spectators was present during the T20 match. Last year on May 29, the IPL final between Gujarat Titans and Rajasthan Royals was played at this ground in Ahmedabad. Gujarat Titans defeated Rajasthan Royals by 7 wickets in the title match. The Gujarat team played in the Indian Premier League for the first time.
BCCI gave information
The Board of Control for Cricket in India gave information by tweeting. The board said in its official tweet, it is a proud moment for all of us that India has registered its name in the Guinness Book of World Records. This is for the unwavering support of our fans. BCCI tagged this tweet to Gujarat Cricket Association Motera and IPL. Retweeting this, BCCI Secretary Jay Shah wrote, “Indeed we are very happy and proud to have achieved the Guinness World Record for the attendance of 101566 people for the IPL final on 29th May.” Many thanks to the fans for making this possible.
world’s largest cricket ground
The Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad was earlier known as the Gujarat Cricket Association Stadium. This stadium located in Motera has a capacity of 1 lakh 10 thousand spectators. Here more than 10,000 people can sit and enjoy the match from Australia’s Melbourne Cricket Ground. The capacity of MCG is 1 lakh 24 people. Narendra Modi The stadium is the largest cricket ground in the world.