Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA VDCA Cricket Stadium

Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA VDCA Cricket Stadium: is a cricket stadium in Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. This cricket stadium is also known as ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium which is owned and managed by Visakhapatnam District Cricket Association. This stadium is a multipurpose cricket stadium primarily used for international cricket matches. This stadium is the home ground of Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL. This stadium was consist of a design which was used to avoid restricted view of the match, in India some stadium’s pillars or columns were eliminated because they come in the area of view of viewers. Here is a pic of Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium.

Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium

Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA VDCA Cricket Stadium History

Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA VDCA Cricket Stadium was established in 2003, having a seating capacity of more than 25000 and owner of this stadium is Sports Authority of Andhra Pradesh. This stadium was firstly used in international match on 5 April, 2004 on India vs Pakistan ODI Match. This stadium was used in multi purpose and used forDr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium multi formats of Cricket. First T20I was played on this match on 8 September 2012 India vs New Zealand and First Test was played on 17-21 November, 2016 India vs England.

Ground Profile

 

The square boundaries and off-side boundaries of this stadium is 60 and 68 meters and on legside it is 61-64 meters long. The bowling ends of this Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA VDCA Cricket Stadium are Vizzy End and DV Subba Rao End and the stadium also include flood lights. The Curator of this stadium is K Nagamallaiah. The pitch of this stadium is known as batsman friendly but in second innings pitch assists spinners and ball does not bounce much and hence batting second is not always beneficial.

Stats and Records

2 Test, 11 ODIs and 3 T20Is were played on this stadium recently and many record were made on this stadium and some of them are

  • MS Dhoni scored his first Century in this ground and he scored total 148 runs against Pakistan 5 April 2005
  • Rohit Sharma scored 159 on 138 balls on this ground against West Indies including 17 fours and 5 sixes on 18th of December 2019 and this is the highest individual score by a batsman on this ground
  • Rohit Sharma scored his first Test Hundred in first innings on this ground and also in the same match he also scored another 100 in second innings on October 3, 2019.
  • Mayank Agarwal also scored his first test hundred on this ground and converted it into a double hundred and scored 215 runs
  • Highest ODI score by a team in this ground is 387/5 by India against West Indies in 2019.
  • Kuldeep Yadav taken his second ODI hattrick at this ground against West Indies in 2019
  • Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul both scored 100s and scored 227 runs first wicket partnership for India against West Indies in 2019

Test Stats

Total Matches                                    2

Batting First Won                              2

1st innings average score               478

2nd innings average score              343

3rd innings average score               263

4th innings average score               174

Highest Total                                  502/7 in 136 overs by IND vs RSA

Lowest Total                                   158/10 in 97.3 overs by ENG vs IND


T20I Stats

Total Matches                                   9

Batting First Won                              3

Batting Second Won                         6

1st innings average score               119

2nd innings average score              105

Highest Total                                  179/5 in 20 overs by IND vs RSA

Lowest Total                                   82/10 in 18 overs by SL vs IND

Highest chased score                    127/7 in 20 overs by AUS vs IND

Lowest defended score                 138/4 in 20 overs by AUS W vs IND W


ODI Stats

Total Matches                                   10

Batting First Won                              3

Batting Second Won                         5

Tied                                                   2

1st innings average score               260

1st innings winning %age               30%

Highest Total                                  387/5 in 50 overs by IND vs WI

Lowest Total                                   79/10 in 23.1 overs by NZ vs IND


 

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