Wankhede stadium is located in Mumbai (Bombay), Maharastra near the Churchgate station. It is owned by Mumbai Cricket Association. The stadium was built in 1974 and has the seating capacity of 33,108. It was renovated in 2011 and before which it could accommodate 45,000 fans. Wankhede cricket stadium witnessed few high voltage games including 2011 Cricket World Cup Final match in which India earn victory by defeating Sri Lanka by 6 wickets. Sachin Tendulkar played his last international match against West Indies on this ground and Ravi Shashtri also hit six sixes in an over. Fourth test match of England tour of India will be played in the Wankhede cricket stadium Mumbai during 8-12 December 2016.
This cricket ground has given Indian cricket fans a number of moments to cherish. World T20 semifinal between India and West Indies is also scheduled here on 31, March 2016. India lost the semifinal match here by 7 wickets. It also hosts the IPL matches, and it is also the Home ground of Mumbai Indians.
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Ticket Booking Procedure
IPL tickets can be booked from the Bookmyshow website or Bookmyshow app. The tickets once booked will be delivered to the address of your home or office, whichever provided by you while booking the tickets. Tickets can also be collected from box office, if delivery is not possible in your area or in case of booking the tickets at last moment. International visitors can also collect the entry pass from box office, you might have to show your card used at the time of booking along with the online ticket.
IPL tickets can be booked online, however you might get IPL tickets from box office or ticket counters also. Please check the timing of box office (if tickets are available) from official sources, generally the box office timing is 9 AM to 6PM. Online booking is the best medium for booking IPL tickets.
Ticket Booking Procedure for India England 4th Test Match
4th test match of England tour of India is scheduled to play here between 8 December to 12 December 2016. Ticket booking for India vs England test match is expected to open one week before via online sites like kyazoonga.com. Ticket price for test matches in India are relatively low as compared to ODI and T20 matches. The ticket rates would start from 100 Rs per day and season tickets might cost 300 Rs for all 5 days. Ticket booking link is live and user can book tickets from This Link. Ticket price start from Rs. 300 to 6,00,000 for season ticket. Season ticket is valid for 5 Days.
How to Book Wankhede Stadium IPL Ticket
Here are few steps for booking IPL tickets online at any time of day.
- Login to bookmyshow.com website.
- Select the match, date, price and ticket quantity from stadium layout.
- Now select the seat from the seating layout.
- After making the payment, tickets would be delivered to your mailing address or you can also collect the tickets from the box office. The box office address details will be mentioned in the confirmation E-Mail and SMS.
I am sharing the Box office details for collecting the tickets
- Non Match Day: Wankhede Stadium, Gate No.2, D Rd, Churchgate, Mumbai-400020
- Match Day: RPL House, 15 Walchand Road, Bellard Estate Near Grand Hotel, Fort, Mumbai-400001
There are few things which you need to focus to have a better experience, if you are wish to visit the stadium for upcoming matches., Please check the gate number which is printed on the tickets and look for the entry gate, once you collect the gate pass. Don’t carry unnecessary items other than mobile phone and wallet. There are many restricted items which cant be taken inside the stadium, and you may have to deposit them at the security gate. Few restricted items are: metal objects or Coins, earphones, power bank, cables, bottles and any type of drinkable or eatable, cameras, binoculars, plastic bags etc. Diapers, baby food, and flags are allowed though. If any of the restricted item is detained at the security check then it is hard to get it back on your exit. It is really a hasty task to find the general guidelines on the official website of Mumbai Cricket Association.
The entry gates of the Wankhede stadium generally open three hours before the match. So reaching early to the stadium can save you from last minute rush and you can enjoy the whole match without any disturbance.
Wankhede Stadium Location Map
Wankhede stadium has various basic facilities. In the complex you will find a huge cafeteria and the large number of toilets. The roof of the stadium is also fitted with number of exhaust fans to maintain a pleasant flow of air within the stands. It is also situauted near the sea which keeps a continous flow of cool breeze. Elevators are also fitted in stadium area, which makes commute inside the stands easier. If you are planning to bring your own vehicle, it could be really a tough task to find a parking place. Please avoid taking your car, use public transport instead. You can use Mumbai local trains, buses or cabs.
Wankhede Stadium Seating Arrangement
I am sharing the seating map of Wankhede ground which will help you to book your and find your seats easily. The seating map also includes the various entry gates of stadium along with different pavilions and stand. Also nearest local train station and roads also depicted on the layout.
IPL9 Match Schedule at Wankhede Stadium Mumbai
|Date and Day||Team||Team||Time|
|Satuday 9 April 2016||Mumbai Indians (MI)||Rising Pune Supergiants||8:00pm IST (2:30pm GMT)|
|Wednesday 20th April 2016||Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)||8:00pm IST (2:30pm GMT)|
|Thursday 28th April 2016||Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)||8:00pm IST (2:30pm GMT)|
|Sunday 8th May 2016||Sunrisers Hyderabad||4:00pm IST (10:30am GMT)|
|Friday 13th May 2016||Kings XI Punjab||8:00pm IST (2:30pm GMT)|
|Sunday 15th May 2016||Delhi Daredevils (DD)||4:00pm IST (10:30am GMT)|
|Sunday 29th May 2016||TBC (Final)||TBC (Final)||8:00pm IST (2:30pm GMT)|
Mumbai Indians (MI) remaining matches shifted to ADV VDCA Stadium, Visakhapatnam.
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Wankhede Stadium Review
There are always number of cricket games played in Mumbai and Wankhede is the only cricket stadium which can host international matches. It has all the facilities required for a match, and after renovation it as become better. The crowd here is really amazing and it is also hosting IPL opening ceremony this year. For the Mumbai fans, this stadium is a delight. The stadium is bit small, which means you are closer to the action. Food served here is also fine and the atmosphere great too. The seating plan is very good which enables you to enjoy the match without any interference of view. This cricket ground Provides an amazing experience to cricket fanatics.