Mayur Stadium
Haryana
05:09, Sat Apr 19, 2014 (UTC +0530)
Nahar Singh Stadium
 

Records and statistics

India v West Indies - Jan 19, 1988 Scorecard
India v England - Mar 31, 2006 Scorecard
ODI records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
Records index

Profile

Nahar Singh cricket stadium in Faridabad was built in 1981. The first match, a Ranji trophy game between Haryana and Services was played in 1982 from November 22nd-24th. On 14.9.86 the then Chief Minister of Haryana sanctioned for the renovation of the stadium immediately.

From 22nd to 24th January 1987, a match between Pakistan under-25 versus Indian Board President's XI was played in this stadium. The first one-day international match was played between India and West Indies. The Indian team was led by Ravi Shastri and the West Indian side by Vivian Richards.

From Nov 5th to 7th 1988, a match between New Zealand versus North Zone. This game was a benefit match for Haryana player Sarkar Talwar and spinner Rajinder Goel. Later, three one day international matches were played.

The first match was between Pakistan under-19 vs under-19 Board President's XI in the 1990-91 season. The next match was in the 1992- 93 season between India and Zimababwe. And in 1994 the third one-day international was played between India and West Indies. The two captains were Kapil Dev for India and Courtney Walsh for West Indies. Significantly, this venue was the last one day international match for allrounder Kapil Dev.

In 1996, this ground hosted a game between Australia and South Africa in the Titan Cup series. The captains for the two sides were Hansie Cronje for South African and Mark Taylor for Australia.

The venue has also hosted the match between Ranji Winners Delhi and England. This apart, around 50 matches which includes Ranji Trophy, Duleep Trophy, Deodhar Trophy, and Wills Trophy have been played here. In 2nd October 1992, a match between Rest of India versus Haryana was played and Haryana team led by Kapil Dev defeated Rest of India. The coach of the Haryana side was Sarkar Talwar.

The ground has a capacity of to hold around 25,000 people. There are six center pitches and three practice pitches. There is also a modern pavilion with a suite which can has 200 seats. It also has a commentator box, box for media, press box, President box, Umpire room, health club, restaurant, billiards room, card room, and coffee shop. There is a outdoor tennis court. On the north side 9 stands have been constructed with an office and parking facility for minister's. The Nahar Singh stadium stands out as one of the most modern in North India having all facilities.

Latest Photos

Stephen Fleming nicks Nathan Bracken to Adam Gilchrist, Australia v New Zealand, Faridabad, October 29, 2003
Stephen Fleming nicks Nathan Bracken
© AFP
Brad Wiliams bowls, Australia v New Zealand, Faridabad, October 29, 2003
Brad Williams bowls
© AFP
Scott Styris walks off after being dismissed by Brad Williams, Australia v New Zealand, Faridabad, October 29, 2003
Scott Styris walks off as Brad Williams celebrates
© AFP
Team-mates congratulate Brad Williams for dismissing Scott Styris, Australia v New Zealand, Faridabad, October 29, 2003
Australia and Brad Williams celebrate
© AFP
 
View the full index of related photos »

Weather

Weather.com
Fri
18/04

Showers Late
Showers Late

Min 19° C
Sat
19/04

Isolated Thunderstorms
Isolated Thunderstorms

Max 32° C
Min 19° C
Sun
20/04

Sunny
Sunny

Max 34° C
Min 20° C
Mon
21/04

Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny

Max 35° C
Min 21° C

Hour by Hour forecast » | 10-day forecast »

Ground Fixtures Ground Results
No fixtures scheduled