Dubai International Stadium also is known as Dubai Cricket Sports City Stadium. It is a multipurpose stadium in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is one of the biggest stadiums of Dubai. As Dubai has 3 biggest Stadium named as Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium and Sheik Zayed Cricket Stadium.
On 22 April 2009, the first match was played between Australia and Pakistan at Dubai International Cricket Stadium. The top score achieved in this stadium is 302 held by Azhar Ali against West Indies.
On 12 November 2010, Dubai International Cricket Stadium has hosted first test match that was played between Pakistan and South Africa from 12-16 November. In the same year, an ODI series also played between Pakistan and South Africa. South Africa wins this ODI series from Pakistan.
In 2012, Pakistan played the first test match against England at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai. Saeed Ajmal was the man of the match in this test match.
The lighting system of Dubai International Stadium is very outstanding. As a special system of floodlights named as “Ring of Fire” are used in this stadium. Another uniqueness of this stadium is that it has fixed light around the circumference of its round roof. It minimizes the shadows of an object on the ground. Dubai International Stadium has 350 numbers of floodlights in a series.
Many matches of PSL and IPL are played in Dubai. The First Season of PSL in 2016 was played in Dubai and Sharjah. In the Second Season, the only final match was played in Gaddafi Cricket Stadium Lahore, Pakistan. Remaining match or PSL Second Season was played in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
According to the PSL Latest News, PCB is ready to announce PSL Third Season of Pakistan Super League 2018. Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Gaddafi International Cricket Stadium Pakistan, Rafi Cricket Stadium Pakistan and National Cricket Stadium Karachi are select for PSL Third Season.
PSL Third Season is a tournament of 34 ma tch’s series. Out of 34 matches, 10 are played in Pakistan including final and 24 are played in the United Arab Emirates.
|Country||United Arab Emirates|
|Stadium||Dubai International Cricket Stadium|
|Owner||Dubai Properties Group|
|Adress||Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, Dubai Sports City|
|Contact Number||+971 4 425 1111|
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