Sawai Mansingh Stadium

The Sawai Mansingh Stadium is very beautiful cricket stadium in Jaipur capital of Rajasthan on corner of the Rambagh Circule. It was built Maharaja Sawai Man Singh ll so second name of the stadium is SMS. In the stadium first test match played between India and Pakistan, starting February 1987, when Pakistan President Gen-Zia-Haq gives ordered to across the border to watch second day’s test match as part of his “Cricket for Peace”.

Sawai Mansingh Stadium

The first test match was draw due to heavy rainfall but score was:-

India score 465/8d in 163.3 overs on 21 Feb 1987 (First day)
Pakistan score 341 in 128.5 overs on 22 Feb 1987 (Second Day)
India score 114/2 in 38.0 overs on 23 Feb 1987 (Third Day)

Very important first ODI "Cricket World Cup" was played in 2 October 1983 between again India and Pakistan. Indian won the match very comfortably and score was:-

Toss- India, Who chose to field?
India won by 4 wickets (with 32 balls remaining)
Man of the Match- SM Patil (India)

Some Interesting facts about the Cricket Score

  • Highest ODI total at this ground is 362-1 India against Australia in 2013-14
  • Highest Individual score ODI is 183 not out M S Dhoni
  • Lowest Score of ODI 135 India against Pakistan

And many more interesting records related to the stadium

But some special feature of Stadium

  • Capacity: 30000
  • Location: Jaipur
  • Home at: Rajasthan
  • Floodlight: Yes
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