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national cricket stadiumNational Cricket Stadium is one of the best stadiums of the cricket stadium in Karachi, Pakistan. It is currently used for cricket matches. It is also used for hosting the matches of domestic cricket teams of Karachi.

Karachi is the biggest city of Pakistan according to current population. The current population of Karachi is more than 15 million. The Capacity of national Cricket stadium is 34,288 but it is much less then according to population of city.

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Citizen of Karachi criticize that National Cricket Stadium is very small, according to population Karachi,. In the reaction, PCB announced to increase the capacity of stadium from 34,228 to 90,000 peoples at a time. But with the passage of time this approval looks a bit stale at the moment.

The Pakistani cricket Team has a plenty of test records at the National Cricket Stadium.  In the previous 50 years, Pakistani Cricket Team played 40 test matches there. Out of 40 matches, Pakistan won 21 test matches in National Cricket Stadium.

This stadium has a lot of memorable moments. In 1987 Cricket World Cup, VIv Richards scored 181 in National Cricket Stadium Karachi. It is the 5th largest first-class stadium of Karachi.

According to the Latest News, PCB announced that the Third Season of PSL is going to start in 2018. PSL 2018 is the series of 34 matches. Out of 34, ten matches are played in Pakistan. Rafi Cricket Stadium, National Cricket Stadium and Gaddafi Cricket Stadium are selected for 10 matches of PSL Third Season. Remaining 24 matches of PSL will play in Dubai International Cricket Stadium (Dubai) and Sharjah Cricket Stadium (Sharjah).

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Pakistan Cricket Board and International Cricket Council are trying to improve the cricket in Pakistan. In the supervision of heavy security, PCB organized Word XI, tour in Pakistan. It is the successful event organized by PCB in September 2017. After the successful event of World XI,tour in Pakistan, Najam Sethi said in a conference, “ As Soon as possible PCB announced PSL 2018 Schedule tournament which is going to start in the early months of 2018”.

Records of Stadium

Test

Highest Team Total

765,  4/6d, by Pakistan against Sri Lanka in 2009

Lowest Team Total

80, by Australia against Pakistan in 1956

Highest Run Chase Achieved

315/9, by Pakistan against Australia in 1994–95

Highest Individual Score

313, by Younis Khan against Sri Lanka in 2009

Highest partnership

437, by Mahela Jayawardene and Thilan Samaraweera against Pakistan in 2009

One Day International

Highest team total

374/4, by India against Hong Kong, 25 June 2008 (Asia Cup)

Lowest team total

115, by Bangladesh against Pakistan, 4 July 2008

Highest Run Chase Achieved

310/4, by India against Sri Lanka, 3 July 2008

Highest Run Chase (Won or Loss) 

344/8 by Pakistan against India, 13 March 2004

Highest individual score

181, by Viv Richards against Sri Lanka, 13 October 1987

Highest partnership

201, by Sanath Jayasuriya and Kumar Sangakkara against Bangladesh, 30 June 2008

Short Summary of Stadium
Country  Pakistan
Stadium National Cricket Stadium, Karachi
Capacity 34,228
Owner Pakistan Cricket Board, Pakistan
Established 21 April 1995
World Cup 1987 & 1996
Test Score 765
ODI Score 374/4
Winnings 21 out of 40

 

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