International Cricket Match after 8 Years in Jaipur Between India and New Zealand
The wait for the sports lovers of Rajasthan is about to end now. After a long wait of 8 years, the T20 match will be organized for the first time at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur. In which Indian cricket team will compete with New Zealand. Even before this match, the Indian T20 team will also get a new captain. Because the current captain Virat Kohli has announced to leave the captaincy after the T20 World Cup.
The New Zealand team will visit India in November
Actually, Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur has got the host of two international cricket matches. The team of New Zealand and West Indies will compete with the Indian team in Jaipur. The New Zealand team will visit India in November. During this, New Zealand will also play two Tests against India along with T20. In this, the first T20 will be held on November 17 at the Sawai Man Singh Stadium in Jaipur. Whereas in February next year, the West Indies cricket team will visit India. India will play three ODIs and three T20Is against West Indies. West Indies' second ODI against India is proposed to be played on February 9 at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur.
Matches were being organized continuously at Sawai Mansingh Stadium
Officials of the Rajasthan Cricket Association said that domestic matches were being organized continuously at Sawai Mansingh Stadium. In such a situation, the ground and pitch are completely ready. At the same time, the decision of the presence of spectators in the stadium during the match will be at the level of BCCI for the time being. After this, tickets will be kept as per the guidelines of the state government. He told that after Lalit Modi became RCA President, BCCI suspended RCA. RCA was suspended for about 6 years, so it did not get to host international matches. So Jaipur has hosted one Test and a total of 11 ODIs against Pakistan.
The last match took place in 2013
Jaipur got the host of the international match on 16 October 2013. Then India had an ODI match with Australia. Batting first, Australia had given a huge target of 359 runs. The Indian team performed brilliantly, achieving the target in 43.3 overs, defeating Australia by 9 wickets. Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur in Rajasthan is considered a batting pitch. A large number of IPL matches have also been held here.