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Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi

Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi

india Updated: Apr 14, 2004 23:13 IST

Name: Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium

Established: 19th January 1992

Pitch type: Grass

Capacity: 15000

End names: Pavilion End, Shell End

Home Team: Rawalpindi Cricket Association, Pakistan.


Perched on the edge of the city of almost four million people and only three miles away from the capital Islamabad, the newly-built ground has seating for 15,000 people.

Karachi staged Pakistan's first Test match and Rawalpindi is the country's 14th Test ground.

Rawalpindi was used last January for the fifth and final one-day international against Sri Lanka, which Pakistan won by 117 runs to win the one-day series by a margin of 4:1.

First Published: Mar 02, 2004 13:14 IST