ACA-VDCA Stadium
2003
25,000
Yes
Vizzy End, DV Subba Rao End
Andhra
K Nagamallaiah
18:29, Mon May 02, 2016 (UTC +0530)
 

Records and statistics

India v Pakistan - Apr 5, 2005 Scorecard
India v West Indies - Oct 14, 2014 Scorecard
ODI records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
India v New Zealand - Sep 8, 2012 Scorecard
India v Sri Lanka - Feb 14, 2016 Scorecard
T20I records | Results | High totals | High scores | Most runs | Best bowling | Most wickets | Partnerships | Statsguru
Records index

Profile

The picturesque ACA-VDCA (Andhra Cricket Association/Visakhapatnam District Cricket Association) ground, set on the outskirts of Visakhapatnam amidst scenic hills, has hosted just one international match so far: the second ODI of the series between India and Pakistan in 2005. But on the evidence of that game, in which over 650 runs were scored, the playing strip is one of the best batting pitches in the country, hard and true and perfect for hitting through the line, as the Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni proved while flaying the Pakistan attack on the way to 148. The stadium currently seats 25,000, although there are plans to increase its capacity to 36,000 with the addition of more tiers to the stands. These additions might, however, block the view of the hills and the pleasant breeze allowed into the ground by the low-lying stands, which currently give it a pleasant air far from the hothouse atmosphere of most Indian grounds.
(Chandrahas Choudhury)

Fixtures

2016
Sun May 8 (20 ovs)          
16:00 local | 10:30 GMT
06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT
Indian Premier League
Mumbai Indians v Sunrisers Hyderabad
Tue May 10 (20 ovs)          
20:00 local | 14:30 GMT
10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT
Indian Premier League
Rising Pune Supergiants v Sunrisers Hyderabad
Fri May 13 (20 ovs)          
20:00 local | 14:30 GMT
10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT
Indian Premier League
Mumbai Indians v Kings XI Punjab
Sun May 15 (20 ovs)          
20:00 local | 14:30 GMT
10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT
Indian Premier League
Mumbai Indians v Delhi Daredevils
Tue May 17 (20 ovs)          
20:00 local | 14:30 GMT
10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT
Indian Premier League
Rising Pune Supergiants v Delhi Daredevils
Sat May 21 (20 ovs)          
16:00 local | 10:30 GMT
06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT
Indian Premier League
Rising Pune Supergiants v Kings XI Punjab
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Latest Photos

Dark clouds descend on Visakhapatnam, Sunrisers Hyderabad v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2015, Vizag, April 22, 2015
Dark clouds descend on Visakhapatnam
© BCCI
The ground at the ACA-VDCA Stadium is covered in anticipation of a cyclone, Visakhapatnam, October 11, 2014
The ground at the ACA-VDCA Stadium is covered in anticipation of a cyclone
© Andhra Cricket Association
Groundsmen pulling the covers as rain washes out play on the second day, Board President's XI v New Zealand tour match, day two, Visakhapatnam, 270903
Groundsmen pulling the covers at Visakhapatnam
© AFP

Weather

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Wed
06/04

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Min 25° C
Thu
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Max 33° C
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Fri
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Sat
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Ground Fixtures Ground Results
Mum Indians v Sunrisers at Visakhapatnam
May 8, 2016 (16:00 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
Supergiants v Sunrisers at Visakhapatnam
May 10, 2016 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
Mum Indians v Kings XI at Visakhapatnam
May 13, 2016 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
Mum Indians v Daredevils at Visakhapatnam
May 15, 2016 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
Supergiants v Daredevils at Visakhapatnam
May 17, 2016 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
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