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ACA-VDCA Stadium

(Visakhapatnam,India)
ACA-VDCA Stadium, Visakhapatnam
ACA-VDCA Stadium, Visakhapatnam
ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium (Andhra Cricket Association-Vishakapatnam District Cricket Association), is a multi-purpose stadium in Visakhapatnam, India. The stadium was built in 2003 and has a capacity of 46,000 people. It was given Test status in 2007 and has facilities to host a D/N match. The stadium has hosted 3 ODI matches with the host team - India winning all of these matches and is a confirmed venue for the IPL. It is a picturesque venue standing amidst green hills on the outskirts of Visakhapatnam. The stadium has a two-tier architecture and designed in such a way that view of the match in action is not obstructed whatever may be the seating location. It is also the first Cricket stadium in India to use the ground based LCD displays for advertisements during the Cricket matches which was introduced during India vs SriLanka ODI match in 2007.

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Venue Facts-ODI

City Visakhapatnam
Stadium Ends Pavilion End and North Block End
Capacity 46000
Established 2003
First Match April 05, 2005 - India beat Pakistan by 58 runs
Last Match December 02, 2011 - India beat West Indies by 5 wickets
Matches 4
Home Team Wins 4
Away Team Wins 0
Neutral Team Wins 0
Matches Tied 0
No Result 0
Most Successful Team India - 4 wins
Highest Innings Score 356/9 by India on April 05, 2005 - India beat Pakistan by 58 runs
Lowest Innings Score 1
Wins Batting First 3
Wins Batting Second 287
Average Innings Score Virat Kohli (235 runs)
Most Prolific Batsman 148 by MS Dhoni v Pakistan on April 05, 2005 - India beat Pakistan by 58 runs
Highest Individual Score Ashish Nehra (6 wickets)
Most Successful Bowler 4/72 by Ashish Nehra v Pakistan on April 05, 2005 - India beat Pakistan by 58 runs

Last Five Matches
India v West Indies on December 02, 2011 - India beat West Indies by 5 wickets
India v Australia on October 20, 2010 - India beat Australia by 5 wickets
India v Sri Lanka on February 17, 2007 - India beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets
India v Pakistan on April 05, 2005 - India beat Pakistan by 58 runs

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