Maharaja Bir Bikram College Stadium

Maharaja Bir Bikram College Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Agartala, India. It is used mostly for cricket matches. The stadium holds 30,000 people and was built in 1998.

Maharaja Bir Bikram College Stadium
MBB Stadium
LocationAgartala, Tripura, India
Establishment1998
Capacity30,000
OwnerGovernment of Tripura
OperatorTripura Cricket Association
TenantsTripura cricket team
End names
Pavilion End
City End
As of 22 June 2014
Source: Maharaja Bir Bikram College Stadium, Cricinfo

Name and locationEdit

The college and the stadium are named after former king of Tripura Maharaja Bir Bikram Kishore Debbarman.[citation needed] The ground is located in the Maharaja Bir Bikram College campus. It lies opposite the college's main block, beside College Tilla Lake, surrounded by trees and parkland.

HistoryEdit

The stadium has been the home ground for the Tripura cricket team since 1998–99. Up to late December 2016 there had been 44 first-class matches there.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "First-Class Matches played on Maharaja Bir Bikram College Stadium". CricketArchive. Retrieved 22 December 2016.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 23°49′41″N 91°17′49″E / 23.82806°N 91.29694°E / 23.82806; 91.29694