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Important Sports Stadiums in India

Stadiums and their locations is an important topic for any type of competitive examinations like APSC, TET, Assam Police, SSC, Bank and other state & central government exams. 



Trivia: 

* Salt Lake Stadium is the largest stadium in India and second largest football stadium in the world.
* Eden Gardens stadium is the largest cricket stadium in India by seating capacity and Salt Lake Stadium is largest stadium in India.
* The Bombay Gymkhana ground hosted the first ever Test in India, in 1933–34 against England.
* Brabourne Stadium was the venue for the first Twenty20 International played in India in 2007.
* M. A. Chidambaram Stadium is a cricket stadium most commonly known as Chepauk, was established in 1916 and it is the oldest continuously used cricket stadium in the country.
* Feroz Shah Kotla Ground in Delhi is the smallest international cricket ground as per size. The square boundary is 56 meters and the straight boundary is 60 meters. Though the stadium's seating capacity is 50,000 people, the playing area is small.

Here is a list of stadiums in India alongwith location; i.e., states & cities and the name of the key sports they are associated with:


Stadium
Sport (s)
City
State
Buddh International Circuit
 Auto Racing
Greater Noida
Uttar Pradesh
Sardar Patel Stadium
 Cricket
Ahmedabad
Gujarat
Salt Lake Stadium
 Athletics,  Football
Kolkata
West Bengal
Eden Gardens
 Cricket
Kolkata
West Bengal
Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium
 Cricket
Hyderabad
Telangana
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
 Athletics,  Football
Delhi
Delhi NCR
Greenfield International Stadium
 Sports complex
Thiruvananthapuram
Kerala
DY Patil Stadium
 Cricket,  Football
Navi Mumbai
Maharashtra
EMS Stadium
 Football
Kozhikode
Kerala
Ekana International Cricket Stadium
 Cricket
Lucknow
Uttar Pradesh
JSCA International Cricket Stadium
 Cricket
Ranchi
Jharkhand
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium
 Cricket
Ahmedabad
Gujarat
Kalinga Stadium
Multi Purpose Stadium
Bhubaneswar
Odisha
Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium
 Cricket
Raipur
Chhattisgarh
Barabati Stadium
 Cricket
Cuttack
Odisha
Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium
 Cricket
Nagpur
Maharashtra
Saifai International Cricket Stadium
 Cricket
Saifai
Uttar Pradesh
Arun Jaitley Stadium
 Cricket
Delhi
Delhi NCR
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
 Cricket,  Football
Kochi
Kerala
Dr. Bhupen Hazarika Cricket Stadium
 Cricket
Guwahati
Assam
Chennai Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
 Athletics,  Football
Chennai
Tamil Nadu
KIIT Stadium
 Cricket
Bhubaneswar
Odisha
M. Chinnaswamy Stadium
 Cricket
Bengaluru
Karnataka
M. A. Chidambaram Stadium
 Cricket
Chennai
Tamil Nadu
Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium
 Cricket
GahunjePune district
Maharashtra
CB Patel International Cricket Stadium
 Cricket
Surat
Gujarat
Birsa Munda Athletics Stadium
 Athletics
Ranchi
Jharkhand
JRD Tata Sports Complex
 Athletics,  Football
Jamshedpur
Jharkhand
Wankhede Stadium
 Cricket
Mumbai
Maharashtra
Green Park Stadium
 Cricket
Kanpur
Uttar Pradesh
Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium
 Cricket
Rajkot
Gujarat
Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium
 Athletics,  Football
Guwahati
Assam
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
 Cricket
Coimbatore
Tamil Nadu
G. M. C. Balayogi Athletic Stadium
 Athletics,  Cricket
Hyderabad
Telangana
Kanchenjunga Stadium
 Football
Siliguri
West Bengal
Khuman Lampak Main Stadium
 Football
Imphal
Manipur
Maharaja Bir Bikram College Stadium
 Cricket
Agartala
Tripura
Barkatullah Khan Stadium
Cricket
Jodhpur
Rajasthan
Dadaji Kondadev Stadium
 Football
Thane
Maharashtra
Holkar Cricket Stadium
 Cricket
Indore
Madhya Pradesh
Indira Gandhi Stadium
 Cricket
Solapur
Maharashtra
International Hockey Stadium
 Hockey
Rajnandgaon
Chhattisgarh
Sector 42 Stadium
 Hockey
Chandigarh
Punjab
War Heroes Stadium
 Hockey
Sangrur
Punjab
Baichung Stadium
 Football
Namchi
Sikkim
Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium
 Athletics,  Football
Kollam
Kerala
Bakhshi Stadium
 Football
Srinagar
Jammu and Kashmir
Guru Gobind Singh Stadium
 Cricket
Nanded
Maharashtra
Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium
 Cricket
Visakhapatnam
Andhra Pradesh
Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium
 Cricket
Mohali
Punjab
HPCA Cricket Stadium
 Cricket
Dharamshala
Himachal Pradesh
Nehru Stadium
 Cricket
Indore
Madhya Pradesh
Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium
 Cricket
Hyderabad
Telangana
Moin-ul-Haq Stadium
 Cricket
Patna
Bihar
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
Cricket
Pune
Maharashtra
Mahabir Stadium
 Sports complex
Hisar
Haryana
K. D. Singh Babu Stadium
 Cricket
Lucknow
Uttar Pradesh
Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium
 Cricket
Dehradun
Uttarakhand
Chandrasekharan Nair Stadium
 Athletics,  Football
Thiruvananthapuram
Kerala
Sree Kanteerava Stadium
 Athletics,  Football
Bengaluru
Karnataka
East Bengal Ground
 Football
Kolkata
West Bengal
Sawai Mansingh Stadium
 Cricket
Jaipur
Rajasthan
Mohun Bagan Ground
 Football
Kolkata
West Bengal
Guru Gobind Singh Stadium
 Football
Jalandhar
Punjab
Satindra Mohan Dev Stadium
 Football
Silchar
Assam
Anna Stadium
 Sports Complex
Tiruchirappalli
Tamil Nadu
Kalyani Stadium
 Football
Kalyani
West Bengal
The Arena
multi-purpose stadium
Ahmedabad
Gujarat
Mangala Stadium
 Football
Mangalore
Karnataka
Dhyan Chand National Stadium
 Hockey
Delhi
Delhi NCR
Sector 42 Stadium
 Hockey
Chandigarh
Chandigarh
Ambedkar Stadium
 Football
Delhi
Delhi NCR
Lajwanti Stadium
 Football
Hoshiarpur
Punjab
TT Nagar Stadium
 Football
Bhopal
Madhya Pradesh
Visvesvaraya Stadium
 Football
Mandya
Karnataka
Dr. Akhilesh Das Stadium
 Cricket
Lucknow
Uttar Pradesh
Veer Surendra Sai Stadium
 Cricket
Sambalpur
Odisha
Patliputra Sports Complex
 Football
Patna
Bihar
NTR Stadium
Sports complex
Gudivada
multi-purpose stadium
Paljor Stadium
 Football
Gangtok
Sikkim
Keenan Stadium
 Cricket
Jamshedpur
Jharkhand
Fatorda Stadium
 Football
Margao
Goa
Rabindra Sarobar Stadium
 Athletics,  Football
Kolkata
West Bengal
Moti Bagh Stadium
 Cricket
Baroda
Gujarat
Captain Roop Singh Stadium
 Cricket
Gwalior
Madhya Pradesh
Chhatrasal Stadium
 Sports complex
Delhi
Delhi NCR
Maharaja's College Stadium
 Athletics,  Football
Kochi
Kerala
Biju Patnaik Hockey Stadium
 Sports complex
Bhubaneswar
Odisha
IPCL Sports Complex Ground
 Cricket
Baroda
Gujarat
Madhavrao Scindia Cricket Ground
 Cricket
Rajkot
Gujarat
Ravi Shankar Shukla Stadium
 Football
Jabalpur
Madhya Pradesh
Thrissur Municipal Corporation Stadium
 Football
Thrissur
Kerala
Mohammedan Sporting Ground
 Football
Kolkata
West Bengal
YS Raja Reddy Stadium
 Cricket
Kadapa
Andhra Pradesh
Rajendra Stadium
Football
Siwan
Bihar
Guru Nanak Stadium
 Football
Ludhiana
Punjab
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
 Sports complex
Guwahati
Assam
Gangotri Glades Cricket Ground
 Cricket
Mysore
Karnataka
Indira Gandhi Arena
 Sports complex
Delhi
NCR
International Hockey Stadium
 Hockey
Ajitgarh
Punjab
Jadavpur Stadium
 Football
Kolkata
West Bengal
Calicut Medical College Stadium
Football
Kozhikode
Kerala
Tilak Maidan Stadium
 Football
Vasco da Gama
Goa
Tau Devi Lal Stadium
 Cricket,  Football
Gurgaon
Haryana
Netaji Indoor Stadium
 Indoor sports
Kolkata
West Bengal
Sher-i-Kashmir Stadium
 Cricket
Sri Nagar
Jammu and Kashmir
Rajiv Gandhi Indoor Stadium
Multi-purpose
Kochi
Kerala
Bhausaheb Bandodkar Ground
 Cricket
Panaji
Goa
Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium
 Gymnastics
Cuttack
Odisha
Aishbagh Stadium
 Hockey
Bhopal
Madhya Pradesh
Nagaland Cricket Association Stadium
 Cricket
Dimapur
Nagaland
MGR Race Course Stadium
 Horse racingKabaddi
Madurai
Tamil Nadu
Chaudhary Bansi Lal Cricket Stadium
 Cricket
Rohtak
Haryana
Birsa Munda Football Stadium
 Cricket
Ranchi
Jharkhand
Major Dhyanchand Hockey Stadium, Lucknow
 Hockey
Lucknow
Uttar Pradesh
Dhruv Pandove Cricket Stadium
 Cricket
Patiala
Punjab
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Football Stadium
 Football
Neemuch
Madhya Pradesh
Dr Sampurnanda Stadium
 CricketHockey,  Football
Varanasi
Uttar Pradesh
Gandhi Ground
Multi-purpose
Udaipur
Rajastan
Guru Nanak Stadium
 Hockey
Kapurthala
Punjab
Fort Maidan
 Football
Palakkad
Kerala
Jorethang Ground
 Football
Jorethang
Sikkim
Mela Ground
 Football
Kalimpong
West Bengal
Salem Cricket Foundation Stadium
 Cricket
Salem
Tamil Nadu
East Coast Railway Stadium
 Cricket
Bhubaneswar
Odisha
Madras Motor Race Track
 Motorsport
Chennai
Tamil Nadu
Kari Motor Speedway
 Motorsport
Coimbatore
Tamil Nadu


Courtesy: Wikipedia.