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Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune | IPL 2018 Venues

Here is all you need to know about Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune, History, ODI, T20I, Test Cricket, IPL Match Records, Upcoming Event an Pitch Report at IndiaTV Sports.

Reported by: India TV Sports Desk, New Delhi [ Updated: April 30, 2018 19:53 IST ]
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A general view of the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune.

The Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium is located in Gahunje, the outskirts of Pune. Formerly known as Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, it was inaugurated in 2012 by former BCCI and ICC president Sharad Pawar. The state-of-the-art stadium was built by London's Hopkins Architects and is the home of the Maharashtra Cricket Association. The stadium has a seating capacity of over 37,000. It's name was changed to Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium after Sahara India Pariwar failed to pay the entire amount promised for acquiring the naming rights. The stadium hosted its first international game in 2012 - a T20I between India and England. The pitch at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium is known to favour the batsmen. 

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Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium Facts:

Opened: 2011

Capacity: 37,400
Floodlights: Yes
End names: Pavilion End, Hill End

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