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Eden Gardens Stadium: IPL Records, Matches, Highest Runs- All You Need to Know

Eden Gardens Stadium: The Eden Gardens Stadium is an International Cricket stadium established in 1864. The stadium is located in Kolkata, West Bengal, and has a seating capacity 68,000. The stadium is owned and operated by the Cricket Association of Bengal and is the home ground of Kolkata Knight Riders.

In this article, we shall focus on the records and stats created in the stadium during IPL matches and the ticketing details.

Eden Gardens Stadium
Eden Gardens Stadium (Credit- IPL)

Eden Gardens Cricket Stadium Overview

Stadium NameEden Gardens
Established on1864
AddressGostho Paul Sarani, Maidan, B. B. D Bagh Kolkata, West Bengal
Sitting Capacity68,000 (Current)
First IPL Match20 April 2008 (KKR vs DC)
IPL Matches in 20247 (Home matches of KKR)
Home Ground of Kolkata Knight Riders
Current EventIndian Premier League 2024

Eden Gardens Stadium

The Eden Gardens, established in 1864, is the oldest stadium in India and the second oldest in the world. The stadium is also referred to as the home of Indian Cricket. Many International cricket tournaments have been organized in this stadium.

It is the Kolkata Knight Riders team’s home ground and the headquarters of the Cricket Association of Bengal.

Currently, IPL matches in Eden Gardens 2024 are going on. For those eager to know the matches lists of IPL 2024 that will be organized in Eden Gardens along with the records, we have mentioned all the details in the below section.

Eden Gardens Stadium IPL Match 2024

The KKR team will play a total of 14 matches in the entire season out of which 7 matches will be organized at the Eden Gardens. All the scheduled matches are home matches for the Kolkata Knight Riders. Check the details below.

IPL Matches in Eden Gardens 2024

DateTimeTeamsResults
23 Mar7.30 PMKKR vs SRHKKR
14 Apr3.30 PMKKR vs LSG
17 Apr7.30 PMKKR vs RR
21 Apr3.30 PMKKR vs RCB
26 Apr7.30 PMKKR vs PBKS
29 Apr7.30 PMKKR vs DC
11 May7.30 PMKKR vs MI

Eden Gardens Stadium IPL Records 2024

DateMatchRuns50+Total WicketsHighest Wicket TakerWinner
23 MarKKR vs SRH208/7, 204/71. Heinich Klasen
2. Andre Russell
3. Phil Salt
141. T. Natarajan (3)
2. Harshit Rana (3)
3. Andre Russell (2)
KKR won by 4 runs
14 AprKKR vs LSG
17 AprKKR vs RR
21 AprKKR vs RCB
26 AprKKR vs PBKS
29 AprKKR vs DC
11 MayKKR vs MI

Eden Gardens Highest Score in IPL

The highest score ever made by a team was Chennai Super Kings. They scored a total of 235/4 against Kolkata Knight Rider in 2023.

IPL Final Matches Played At The Eden Gardens

Two IPL final matches have been organized at the Eden Gardens Stadium; the first was in 2013, and the second was in 2015. Both the final matches were played between the Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians. Surprisingly, both the finals were won by the Mumbai Indians team.

YearTeamsWinner
2013MI vs CSKMI
2015MI vs CSKMI

Other Stadiums

Arun Jaitley Cricket StadiumM. Chinnaswamy Stadium

FAQs

Why is Eden Gardens famous?

Eden Gardens is famous because it is the oldest stadium in India. At the same time, many international cricket tournaments have been organized in this stadium.

Is Eden Garden a batting pitch?

Yes, the stadium provides a batter-friendly pitch.

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