The Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium is located in Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. The stadium is also known as VCA stadium, Nagpur. Nagpur Cricket Stadium was inaugurated in 2008 and it replaced the Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground becoming the main stadium of the city. The stadium is considered as one of the best stadiums in the country. Many cricketers praised the comfort and the facilities available within the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium. It is one of the largest grounds in the world with 85 yards Square Leg boundary and 80 yards straight boundary. The stadium is considered good for the bowlers as it is really hard to hit ball out of the stadium considering its big size. VCA stadium is the home ground of Vidarbha Cricket team and Central Zone team for various domestic tournaments. Nagpur Cricket hosted its first ever test match between 6-10th November, 2008 between India and Australia. The first ever ODI was played on 28th October, 2009 between India and Australia.
Nagpur Cricket Stadium Ticket Booking Procedure
The Nagpur Cricket Stadium tickets are generally available online as well as offline. The online tickets can be booked by bookmyshow, kyazoonga, ticketgenie website or mobile application by following few simple steps. The steps are elaborated on the websites very clearly. After booking the tickets, home delivery option can also be selected sometimes. The home delivery option is generally available for people living in well connected areas of the country, also for people booking in advance. The foreigner needs to collect the entry pass from the box office location, provided while booking the tickets. The online tickets cannot be used to take entry inside the stadium. To enter the VCA stadium, entry passes should be collected. While collecting the passes from box office, the executive might ask for the card used while doing online payment. The key to have a hassle free experience is to reach early. The last moment rush can make the initial experience unpleasant. So, check the timing of box office in advance.
Ticket Booking Procedure for India England 2nd T20 Match
The second T20 of England tour of India is scheduled to be played on 29th January 2016. The match is expected to be a high voltage match as it will be played between India and England after a long time on in the Nagpur Cricket Stadium. The tickets for this match can be booked by online or offline modes. Websites like Kyazoonga, bookmyshow, etc will be make tickets available one week prior to the match.
Nagpur Cricket Stadium Map
Nagpur cricket is also known as VCA stadium. Google location Map of stadium is showing the exact location of the stadium along with nearby roads, highways and locality.
Nagpur Stadium Seating Arrangement
Seating map is showing the seating arrangements of the stadium along with pitch and all the wings. Corporate boxes, levels, pavilions, stands are clearly depicted on the layout.
The Nagpur Cricket Stadium is one of the best stadiums in the country. The infrastructure and the ground ensure that you have an overall pleasant experience. After collecting the entry passes from box office, check the gate number printed on the back. The given gate is for the used to entry in the stadium stand. There are few rules and restrictions on the items carried inside the stadium, in order to avoid any miss happening or obstruction in the match.
There are a number of items which are restricted inside the stadium. It is advised to avoid carrying unnecessary items in the stadium apart from mobile and wallet. The list of restricted items includes: Coins, metal object, binoculars, earphones, power bank, cables, cameras, bottles, eatables, drinkable, plastic bags, etc. Some of the allowed items are baby Diapers, baby food, medicines. If any of the restricted items is detained at the security gates, there are very low chances of getting that back on the way back. The stadium gates open around 3 hours before that start of the match. To avoid the last moment rush and traffic,it is suggested to reach Vidarbha Cricket Association stadium early.
The Nagpur Cricket Stadium has very big ground and it is appreciated by many international cricketers and commentators. The VCA stadium has very comfortable changing rooms. The journalists and commentators had praised the commentator’s box and press box a number of times. All basic facilities are also in place for the spectators. The cafeteria serves good food which and it has good variety too. The chaired arena is well covered by the roofs saving spectators from bad weather conditions. There are ample amount of washrooms available inside the Vidarbha Cricket Stadium keeping in mind the convenience of spectators. The ground has a big parking space, but it is suggested to use public transport. The traffic jam at start and end of the match can really be headache sometimes, so using cabs or buses is better.