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Shere Bangla National Stadium Boundary Length, Seating Capacity and ODI Stats

Originally, the stadium was designed to host football matches and was consequently shaped rectangular. However, it was later remodeled into a circular shape to suit cricket games.

India’s tour of Bangladesh commenced on the 4th of December in Dhaka. Team India, captained by Rohit Sharma has reached Bangladesh ahead of the ODI series. The teams are set to clash in a two-match test series following the three-match ODI series. The hosts, meanwhile, will be captained by Litton Das as both Tamim Iqbal and Taskin Ahmed have been ruled out due to injuries. The series will start with the first ODI match scheduled at Shere Bangla National Stadium. In this article, let’s discuss about Shere Bangla National Stadium Boundary Length, Seating Capacity and ODI Stats.

Shere Bangla National Stadium Boundary Length

The Shere Bangla National Stadium has field dimensions of 186 m X 136 m. Originally, the stadium was designed to host football matches and was consequently shaped rectangular. However, it was later remodeled into a circular shape to suit cricket games. Moreover, the ground was dug up to remove red clay and install a proper drainage facility here. Now, the stadium sports one of the best drainage systems in the country, and the ground suits cricket games perfectly.

Shere Bangla National Stadium Seating Capacity

The Shere Bangla National stadium has the capacity to host 25,000 spectators at a time. Moreover, the seating capacity can’t be expanded past the set 25,000 limits.

Also Read: Hagley Oval Stadium, Christchurch: Seating Capacity, Boundary Length, Pitch Details, and ODI Stats

Pitch Details

The pitch here at Shere Bangla Stadium is known to be batting-friendly. The track offers next to nothing to the seamers. However, spinners do achieve some turn here. Moreover, the pitch slows down a pit towards the latter part of the innings. However, overall the pitch majorly favors batters in both innings.

Also Read: Bay Oval Stadium Tauranga Boundary Length, Seating Capacity, Stats, Size, and History

Shere Bangla National Stadium: ODI Stats

  • Established in 2006, The Shere Bangla National Stadium has hosted as many as 113 ODI matches until now. Incidentally, India holds the record for scoring the highest runs at this venue in an ODI. The average first innings score in an ODI here is recorded at 228. The average score subsequently drops down to 197 in the second innings.
  • Highest Recorded Total: 370/4 by India vs Bangladesh
  • Lowest Recorded Total: 58/10 by Bangladesh vs India
  • Highest Score Chased: 330/4 by India vs Pakistan
  • Lowest Score Defended: 105/10 by India vs Bangladesh

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Ayushi Singh
Ayushi Singhhttp://thesportslite.com
Ayushi is a Journalism and Mass Communication undergraduate. An avid sports enthusiast, with an inclination towards Cricket. Likes to be well informed, as she likes to be well read. Will be found indulging in a book if not in India's 2011 WC win highlights.
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