IN PICS: World's largest cricket stadium named after PM Modi

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A cricket fan takes a selfie in front of the stadium

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It will be part of the 215-acre complex, making it the largest multisports facility in the country

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The stadiun is hosting its first-ever international cricket match since its reopening

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President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday inaugurated the stadium

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The stadium has been built at an estimated cost of Rs 800 crore

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It is spread over 63 acres

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It is the only stadium in the world to have four dressing rooms, enabling back-to-back games in a single day.

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It has a seating capacity for 1.32L spectators, surpassing Melbourne Cricket Ground, which has 90k capacity

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Cricket fans flock to the stadium to watch the pink-ball Test match between India and England

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100th test match for Ishant Sharma

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Virat Kohli spotted having fun during a practice session at the stadium

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Ishant sharma with his wife Pratima Singh

He receives a special cap for the 100th Test from Union home minister Amit Shah here.

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'We are a Virat Kohli fan and we came here to watch him play'

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Ahmedabad will be able to bid for Olympics and Commonwealth Games, says Amit Shah

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