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HindustanTimes Wed,18 Jun 2014

MA Chidambaram Stadium

(Chennai,India)
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Chepauk, the popular name of this venue, hosted its first Test in 1933-34 when Douglas Jardine led England against CK Nayudu's India. The first-ever Ranji Trophy match, Mysore vs Tamil Nadu, was also played here. The stadium was also witness to India’s first ever test win against England back in 1952. The famous tied Test between India and Australia in 1986-87, only the second in the game's history was also played here. Home ground of the Chennai Super Kings, it will host all the home games for the team during the IPL 2011.

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City Chennai
Stadium Ends Anna Pavilion End and V Pattabhiraman Gate End
Capacity 50000
Established 1916
First Match September 11, 2012 - New Zealand beat India by 1 run
Last Match September 11, 2012 - New Zealand beat India by 1 run
Matches 1
Home Team Wins 0
Away Team Wins 1
Neutral Team Wins 0
Matches Tied 0
No Result 0
Most Successful Team New Zealand - 1 wins
Highest Innings Score 167/5 by New Zealand on September 11, 2012 - New Zealand beat India by 1 run
Lowest Innings Score 1
Wins Batting First 0
Wins Batting Second 166
Average Innings Score Brendon McCullum (91 runs)
Most Prolific Batsman 91 by Brendon McCullum v India on September 11, 2012 - New Zealand beat India by 1 run
Highest Individual Score Irfan Pathan (3 wickets)
Most Successful Bowler 3/31 by Irfan Pathan v New Zealand on September 11, 2012 - New Zealand beat India by 1 run

Last Five Matches
India v New Zealand on September 11, 2012 - New Zealand beat India by 1 run

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