IND vs ENG: Kiren Rijiju And Jay Shah Visit Mesmerising Hall Of Fame Zone At Motera Stadium


The Motera Stadium may need already made an impression because the world’s largest stadium, however the Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA) has left no stone unturned to make sure that the sensation as soon as followers enter the stadium is simply as mesmerising. The glimpse of each Indian cricketing legend is ready to seize the hearts of cricket followers, as quickly as they enter the stadium within the ”Hall of Fame” zone. Situated on the bottom ground, each main cricket reminiscence options right here, be it the T20 World Cup win in 2007 or the 50-over World Cup win in 2011. The reminiscence of the first-ever day-night Test of India that was performed in 2019 can also be captured right here.

A single strip — which has been illuminated — options photographs of each cricketing legend of this nation from Sunil Gavaskar to Virat Kohli. The likes of CK Nayudu, Lala Amarnath, Vinoo Mankad, Sachin Tendulkar, Rohit Sharma, MS Dhoni, Sourav Ganguly even have their picture highlighted within the Hall of Fame.

BCCI secretary Jay Shah and Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju visited the Motera Stadium, on the eve of the pink-ball Test between India and England and so they took a take a look at the attractive Hall of Fame zone.

While England pacer Jofra Archer instructed the ECB media workforce on Monday that he appreciated what he noticed on the Motera Stadium, skipper Joe Root additionally mentioned he was impressed with the “phenomenal” stadium on the eve of the sport. Root mentioned the ambiance throughout the stadium will likely be “electric” once they take the sector on Wednesday.


“It is a phenomenal stadium. I am sure you are going to see some brilliant cricket over the years at this ground. It looks fantastic, hopefully, the wicket can produce some very good cricket. I am sure the atmosphere within (the stadium) will be electric. It is also great to see fans back in the previous game. I am sure with the capacity of this ground that noise will go up and you want to be a part of big games,” Root mentioned throughout a digital press convention on Tuesday.

Meanwhile, excessive on confidence after thrashing England within the second Test in Chennai, the Virat Kohli-led Indian workforce will look to maintain the profitable momentum going once they take the sector within the pink-ball Test. A win will take them one step nearer to a spot within the closing of the maiden version of the World Test Championship.

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