Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Feroz Shah Kotla

Feroz Shah Kotla was originally a fort by Sultan Ferozshah Tughlaq to abode his adaptation of Delhi burghal alleged Ferozabad. A aboriginal able sandstone colonnade from the 3rd aeon B.C. rises from the palace's crumbling remains, one of abounding pillars larboard by the Mauryan emperor Ashoka; it was confused from Punjab and re-erected in its accepted area in 1356.
The Feroz Shah Kotla now serves as a candid ground. The aboriginal bout was played on November 10, 1948. Anil Kumble took 10 wickets in an inning on this arena in 1999, alone the additional time this accomplishment has been accomplished in analysis cricket. It underwent renovations in 2005. It is endemic by the DDCA (Delhi District Candid Association). Since 2008 the amphitheater has been the home area of the Delhi DareDevils of the Indian Premier League. It afresh hosted matches of champions alliance t20.
On 27 December 2009 Final bout amid India and Srilanka alleged off because angle altitude were not not fit abundant to host the match.
Another amphitheater is actuality planned by the DDCA that is actuality congenital in the Yamuna Basin. Its accommodation has been added to about 40,000. Floodlights accept additionally been included. With the fresh renovations, it has become one of India's finest candid stadiums.

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