Cricket is undoubtedly the most popular sport in India. For most people in India cricket is equivalent to religion, love and life.

The association of cricket with India is like the association of football with Brazil. People in India are both passionate and sentimental about the game of cricket. The importance of the game is epitomized by the many top class Cricket stadiums in India.

Spread across every corner in India the many cricket stadiums in the country are proof to the fact that cricket is the Numero Uno sport of India. All the Cricket stadiums in India are administered by the various Cricket associations in the different states along with guidance of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

All the cricket grounds in the country are constructed keeping in mind the rules and regulations laid down by the International Cricket Council (ICC).

According to the International Cricket Council there are three most important things that should be kept in mind before constructing a cricket ground; namely

1) the length and width of the Cricket ground2) proper practice and training facilities for the cricketers 3) proper seating arrangement for the spectators.


List of Cricket Stadiums in India

Rank 1

Eden Gardens, Kolkata

Rank 2

Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

Rank 3

M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

Rank 4

Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala

Rank 5

MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai

Rank 6

Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Chandigarh

Rank 7

Green Park, Kanpur

Rank 8

Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore

Rank 9

Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad

Rank 10

Feroz Shah Kotla, New Delhi