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M.Chinnaswamy Stadium

M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
The M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, located in Bangalore, Karnataka, is flanked by the picturesque Cubbon Park and uptown MG Road, this four decade old stadium is situated in the heart of the city of Bangalore. Formerly known as the Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) stadium, the ground was later rechristened in tribute to Mr. M. Chinnaswamy, who had served the KSCA for four decades and was also president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) from 1977-1980. This stadium is the home ground of the Royal Challengers Bangalore for all IPL 2011 games.

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City Bengaluru
Stadium Ends Pavilion End and BEML End
Capacity 40000
Established 1969
First Match September 26, 1982 - India beat Sri Lanka by 6 wickets
Last Match March 16, 2011 - Australia beat Canada by 7 wickets
Matches 23
Home Team Wins 12
Away Team Wins 4
Neutral Team Wins 5
Matches Tied 1
No Result 1
Most Successful Team India - 12 wins
Highest Innings Score 347/2 by Australia on November 12, 2003 - Australia beat India by 61 runs
Lowest Innings Score 168/10 by India on April 04, 1999 - Pakistan beat India by 123 runs
Wins Batting First 9
Wins Batting Second 11
Average Innings Score 234
Most Prolific Batsman Sachin Tendulkar (534 runs)
Highest Individual Score 158 by Andrew Strauss v India on February 27, 2011 - India tied with England
Most Successful Bowler Zaheer Khan (14 wickets)
Best Bowling Analysis 5/31 by Yuvraj Singh v Ireland on March 06, 2011 - India beat Ireland by 5 wickets

Last Five Matches
Australia v Canada on March 16, 2011 - Australia beat Canada by 7 wickets
Australia v Kenya on March 13, 2011 - Australia beat Kenya by 60 runs
India v Ireland on March 06, 2011 - India beat Ireland by 5 wickets
England v Ireland on March 02, 2011 - Ireland beat England by 3 wickets
India v England on February 27, 2011 - India tied with England

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