List of stadiums in Hyderabad

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Gachibowli Indoor Stadium
SAAP Tennis Complex, Fateh Maidan
LB Stadium with the Basheerbagh skyline at Hyderabad
K.Vijay Bhaskar Reddy Indoor stadium, Yousufguda, Hyderabad, India

The List of stadiums and sports complexes found in Hyderabad include the following:

This stadium has a capacity of 30,000 spectators. It is an ultra modern stadium with 8 line competition synthetic athletic track and 4-lane synthetic practice track. It uses the latest high-mast lighting for day-night events and provides obstruction-free viewing for all spectators and is a very picturesque stadium amidst breath-taking landscape.
This stadium has a capacity of 4000 spectators, is fully air-conditioned, and a multi-purpose stadium. It has wooden flooring which is approved by International Federation and is up to DIN standards.
  • Aquatics Complex
This stadium has a capacity of 2000 spectators, is an aquatic complex for swimming, diving, water polo and synchronized events. It is a temperature controlled pool through modern heating systems and fibre-reinforced polymer filters.
  • Swarnandhra Pradesh Sports Complex
Located in Gachi Bowli, this sports complex uses a synthetic turf with sophisticated sprinkler system for watering and drainage and has galleries with RC flat slabs and unique suspended steel roof structure. Pavilion housing the Federation Office and amenities including lounges for players, guests and media.
  • Fateh Maidan Sports Complex
One of the oldest sports establishments of the city, it is located at Basheerbagh in central Hyderabad. Literally translated, the name 'Fateh Maidan' means 'victory ground'. It consists of the Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium, the newly constructed ultra-modern SAAP Tennis Complex & a multi-purpose Indoor Stadium among other establishments.
This stadium has a capacity of 25,000 spectators and is equipped with floodlights around the field and provision of internal lights for the spectators. With dimensions 105 m x 70 m field and a 1-inch (25 mm) grass turf. The Stadium is run by the Sports Authority of Andhra Predesh, SAAP, was till recently the main cricket stadium for holding International cricket matches in the city.
  • SAAP Tennis Complex, Fateh Maidan
This central court has a capacity of 4000 spectators and has a 7 top class synthetic surfaces.
This multi-purpose stadium has a capacity of 2000 spectators and adopts a world class wooden flooring with temperature control.
  • Shooting Range, Hyderabad Central University
This is an outdoor shooting range with a capacity of 600 spectators and facilities for 120 competitors at a time, with facilities for 15 different games at a time using latest electronic equipment targets.
This is an exclusive cricket stadium in Uppal, Hyderabad.It has a capacity of 55,000 spectators and is built over 16-acre (65,000 m2) space. It provides one of the best facilities for the cricketers and best rest rooms in the world. The first match held in this stadium was between South Africa and India

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The Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium[1][2] The new Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium has a capacity of 55,000 spectators,[3] including an ultra-modern gymnasium along with a swimming pool. It has been recently accorded Test match status by the International Cricket Council.[4] and serves as a home ground of Hyderabad Cricket Association.

The Swarnandhra Pradesh Sports Complex and the G.M.C. Balayogi Stadium at Gachibowli are associated specially for hockey and football.[5] SAAP Tennis Complex has a central court that holds 4000 spectators and has seven courts with synthetic surface,[6] a sophisticated Velodrome for cycling at Osmania University.[5] The Saroornagar Indoor Arena and The KBR Stadium are multi-purpose indoor sports facilities for,[7] ping-pong, basketball, equestrianism, boxing, weight-lifting, gymnastics, archery, sepak takraw and shooting. The Aquatics Complex Stadium at Gachibowli, can host all water sports and synchronized events, with a capacity of 3000 spectators.[8] Water games like rowing, yachting, kayaking and canoeing are conducted at Hussain Sagar lake. The city also has five Go-Karting tracks and a Paint Ball Field.

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References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Hyderabad IPL team named Deccan Chargers". cricketnext.in. Retrieved 2011-08-22. 
  3. ^ "Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium". Hindustantimes. Retrieved 06 September 2011. 
  4. ^ "Hyderabad test awaits india". The Tribune. Retrieved November 10, 2010. 
  5. ^ a b "Giving a new dimension to badminton". The Hindu. Retrieved June 27, 2010. 
  6. ^ "SAAP Tennis Complex - Fateh Maidan". saap.in. 
  7. ^ "Disciplines, venues". The Tribune. Retrieved October 18, 2003. 
  8. ^ "Stadium, aquatics complex opened". The Hindu. Retrieved December 12, 2002.