Dharamshala cricket stadium is located in Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh. It is owned and managed by Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association so it is also known as HPCA stadium, being the only international cricket stadium in the city and state. Dharamsala is known for its relation with the Dalai Lama of Tibet. The stadium is an eye candy as it is present at an altitude of 1,457 m above sea level in the Himalayas. South Africa will be in India In March 2020 to play ODI matches in India. First ODI is scheduled to play at Dharamshala cricket stadium on 12 March 2020. India vs South Africa Dharamshala ODI tickets are in high demand as the match is being hosted in this stadium again after Ind vs SA T20 Match in September 2019.
It was established in 2003 and the first international match (ODI) was played in January 2013, between India and England. It has the capacity to accommodate 26,000 people. Dharamshala cricket ground is owned by Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association. The stadium is the home ground to the Himachal Pradesh cricket team and Kings XI Punjab. The first ODI match between India and New Zealand was played here on 16 October 2016 as a part of the 5 One Day International match series. HPCA stadium has also hosted matches of the T20 world cup 2016. The match between India and Pakistan was originally scheduled to be hosting here, but it was later moved to Eden Gardens due to security reasons.
Upcoming International Match Schedule at Dharamshala Stadium
|Match Name||Series Name||Date|
|India vs South Africa 1st ODI||South Africa Tour of India 2019||12 March 2020, Thursday|
India vs South Africa Dharamshala Tickets
The tickets can be booked online or offline modes, as decided by HPCA authority. This decision is generally made a few weeks before the match schedule date. To book the tickets online, you need to visit the website PayTM as decided by the management. Once the ticket is booked, you have to get the online ticket printout and get the hard copy of the ticket by showing the printout at the box office. The physical ticket is also known as the entry pass. The online mode of ticket booking is generally preferred by stadium authorities to avoid the heavy rush at the ticket counter during match day. The below process will help you to book India vs South Africa ODI Dharamshala tickets 2020 online.
- Log on the ticket booking website and look for India vs South Africa Dharamshala tickets.
- On next step click on the book button to check ticket cost and available seats.
- On next step choose the seats as per your budget and price mentioned on the particular stand.
- After selection seats proceed to payments for confirming ticket of India vs SA Dharamshala ODI match.
- A confirmation mail and SMS will be delivered to you after the successful booking. Read the instructions carefully mentioned in the mail.
Dharamshala Stadium Check-in Procedure and Guidelines
Dharamshala stadium is located in the hilly terrains of Himachal Pradesh. It is a little tough to reach the stadium from various cities of the country. The nearest airport is located in Chandigarh, which is 250 km by road. Once you reach the stadium, there are a few guidelines to be followed. Collect the entry passes and go to the Dharamshala cricket stadium for checking in. The entry passes have the entry gate number printed on it.
There is a list of restricted items which are not allowed inside the stadium due to security reason. Avoid taking any extra stuff as it might create an issue. The list of restricted items is as follows: headphones, Coins, data cables, water bottles, power bank, digital camera, eatables or drinkables, plastic carry bags, binoculars, etc. There is a relaxation for baby food, diapers, and medication. It is advisable to carry your phone and purse only; else there will always be a fear of losing something at the security check.
Dharamshala Cricket Stadium Seating Layout
HPCA stadium seating plan has depicted all stands of cricket ground clearly.
Pavilion, VVIP area, a corporate lounge, general stands, north stand, east stand and west stand are clearly shown on the map along with the cricket pitch. Seating layout is helpful for viewers to check their seats and stand before the match.
India vs South Africa Dharamshala Tickets Price
Along with the ticket booking of the match, India vs South Africa Dharamshala T20 ticket prices are also announced by the authorities. As per the website ticket starts from 750 Rs and goes up to 10000. Ticket rates are 750, 1000, 1200, 1500, 2000, 2500, 3000 and 10000. You can book the India vs South Africa Dharamshala tickets directly from PayTM website and mobile after sign in to the website/App.
Dharamshala Stadium Map
Dharamshala Cricket Stadium Facilities
The Dharamshala stadium was constructed in 2003 and it is comparatively a new stadium. It has all the basic facilities. The washrooms are clean and in ample numbers. The cafeteria is also good and serves fine quality of food items. The architecture of the stadium is amazing; it lets the air pass through the stand due to its small sized stands and openness. The air passage through stands also gives assistance to the bowlers. The view from the stands is very picturesque. It is the first stadium where the winter rye grass is used around the outfield. This prevents the grass from freezing below temperature of 10 degrees.