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Watch: Dehradun all set to host its first international cricket match

Sports Desk: Dehradun, the interim capital city of Uttarakhand, is all set to host its first international cricket match.

Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Dehradun, which was inaugrated in December 2016, will host three-match T20 series, that will be played between Afghanistan and Bangladesh from June 3.


Interestingly, it's the first international fixture at the stadium.

Also Read:Afghanistan announce squad for historic Test against India

Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Dehradun is the first in the state to meet international standards and can accommodate 25,000 people at once. The cost of this stadium was Rs 237 crore.

Our reporter Prithviraj Singh visited the stadium, which is surrounded by hills and revealed some interesting facts about it. Watch the video to know more and to take a virtual tour of the stadium.



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