Sawai Mansingh Stadium (The Sports Park), Jaipur
SMS stadium is a short of Sawai Mansingh Stadium. It is developed in the memorial of the honourable Maharaja Sawai Mansingh II. It is best of the stadium in India after renovation of 2006. This is a sports park which gives the facilities of many more games like cricket, badminton, tennis, Table Tennis, Kabaddy, Kushty, bicycling, gymnastics games etc.
Established year of Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur 1983
Location of SMS stadium At the corner of Rambagh circle, Jaipur, Rajasthan.
Inauguration match of the Stadium October 02, 1983
Area of Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Number of Pitches – 2
Total Radius – 80 meters
Total Perimeters – 502 meters
Total Area – 20096 meter square
Location of Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Capacity of Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Sitting Capacity at the ground – 30,000
Numbers of rooms – 28 rooms
Gym – 1
Restaurant – 1
Conference hall - 2 and
Swimming pool - 1
Number of Floodlights - 4
Cricket Matches on Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
1. The first One Day International Match (ODI) was played between India V/s Pakistan at 02 October, 1983. In this match India won by four wickets.
2. The first test match was played between the India V/s Pakistan at 21-26 February, 1987. It is the lonely test match hosted by SMS Stadium.
3. The last One Day International Match (ODI) was played between India V/s New Zealand at 01 December, 2010. In this match India won the toss and chooses to field first. India won this match by 8 wickets (with 7 over remaining). Summary – NZ=258-8(50) and Ind=259-2(43).
4. The next match will be played of IPL-2011(Indian Premier League-2011) between Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Daredevils on this stadium.
5. Total Matches on stadium (Test Matches)– 01
World Cup Matches at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
SMS Stadium hosted two World Cup Matches
1. 1987 and
2. 1996 respectively.
Major Tournaments at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
1. 2006 Womens Asia cup
2. 2006 ICC Champions Trophy
Records and statistics at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
1. The high score (in ODI) – 303-4 by India against the Shri Lanka in year 2005-06.
2. The lowest score (in ODI) – 135 by India against the Pakistan.
3. The maximum individual score – 183* by Mahendra Singh Dhoni (India).
*has the mean not out.
I hope that this stadium will give its better and modern facilities to the sports world to motivate the people for best performance in the future.
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Rao Sandeep Yadav