Holkar Stadium is a cricket ground situated in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. The stadium was established in 1990 and built in 2003. It is equipped with floodlights for day night cricket matches. First One international match was played here between India and England on 15 April 2006. Virender Sehwag of Indian cricket team scored 219 in just 149 balls in this cricket stadium playing against West Indies. The Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association is the owner of this cricket ground. Madhya Pradesh has only two international cricket stadium, One in Gwalior and second is in Indore.
Holkar Stadium Profile
This stadium recently selected as the test match venue along with 5 other grounds. Holkar cricket stadium will host its first test match on 8 October 2016 as a part of New Zealand tour of India. The third and final match of test series will be played here. The first test match will be played in Green park, Kanpur and second match will be hosted in iconic Eden Gardens, Kolkata. The seating capacity of Holkar stadium is 30,000 and it is a bit smaller than Gwalior’s Roop Singh stadium in terms of seating capacity. The Indian cricket team has played 4 ODI here and won all of them. It is considered as a lucky stadium for India team. Stadium is relatively new and great drainage facility.
Ticket Booking Procedure
Indore Cricket Stadium has hosted few ODI and IPL matches till now and ready to host its first ever cricket Test match in October when India will be playing against New Zealand in final test match of the series. Cricket fans are already excited for the debut test match. The tickets of this stadium can be booked through various modes in advance. Generally ticket bookings are opens few days before the match. The ticket for the match can be booked through online or by counter. Bookmyshow generally providing the option of online booking and the counter tickets can be bought from the stadium directly. The price of the tickets depends on the stand and the gallery. Online tickets have to be redeemed from the original tickets. You have to carry the confirmation mail of the ticket booking and change it to with the gate pass which is used for the entry in the stadium. We will keep you posted about when the booking opens.
Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) has announced that 18,000 to 20,000 tickets will be on sale for third and last test match of New Zealand tour of India. The rates of ticket will be in the range of 350 to 2,500. The mode and date of sale of tickets will be announced soon. As per the sources ticket booking for Holkar stadium debut test will start around 5 days before the match. The ticket can be bought from ticketgenie.in from 27th September as per the sources. Check the screenshot. Ticket Booking has Started on ticketgenie.in. Season ticket price is from 480-3000. Seasoned tickets are valid for all 5 days.
Holkar Stadium Seating Layout
The seating capacity of the Holker cricket stadium is to accommodate 30,000 fans. The stadium consists multiple galleries and pavilions.
The layout of the stadium clearly depicts the stands and entry gates of the stadium. Nearby roads and landmarks are clearly shown on the map.
Holkar Cricket Stadium Map
The Stadium has plenty of washrooms and good cafeteria to serve the guests. Holkar Stadium is located in busy area of Indore city and it did not have good parking facility. It is advisable to use public transport to reach the stadium and enjoy the match. Also, try to reach the stadium at least 1 to 2 hours before the starting of the match if you do not want to miss any moment of the match.
|Address||Race Course Road, Indore, Madhya Pradesh 452001|
|Restricted Items||Coins, power bank, headphones, data cables, bottles, water bottles and any type of eatable or drinkable, digital cameras, binoculars, plastic carry bags etc|
|Items allowed||Wallet, mobile phone, Baby food, diapers|