The Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore is the largest stadium in Pakistan. It has a capacity of 60,000 and is home to the Pakistani national cricket team. The stadium was built in 1959 and has undergone several renovations since then.
What is the Capacity of Lahore Hockey Stadium?
Lahore’s hockey stadium has a capacity of 25,000 people. The
stadium was built in 1953 and is located in the city’s Gulberg district. It is
home to the Pakistan national hockey team and is also used for domestic
The stadium has hosted several international tournaments, including the Champions Trophy in 2004 and 2006.
Matches in Lahore 2022
The Lahore 2022 Commonwealth Games are an upcoming multi-sport
event for athletes from the Commonwealth of Nations. The games are scheduled to
be held in Lahore, Pakistan from 19 November to 4 December 2022. It will be the
first time that the Commonwealth Games will be held in Pakistan and the second
time they will be held in Asia after Delhi, India hosted them in 2010.
Pakistan was selected as the host nation at the 2018 Commonwealth Games Federation General Assembly in Gold Coast, Australia on 5 September 2018. This followed a bidding process in which Lahore was shortlisted as one of the three candidate cities, alongside Edmonton in Canada and Durban in South Africa. Lahore was selected as the host city after a vote by members of the Commonwealth Games Federation on 21 September 2018.
The announcement was made by Dame Louise Martin, President of Commonwealth Games Federation, at a press conference following the conclusion of the general assembly. The games will feature 23 sports disciplines including athletics, aquatics (swimming, diving and synchronised swimming), badminton, boxing , lawn bowls , netball , rugby sevens , shooting and weightlifting . Squash and wrestling have also been provisionally added to the programme subject to approval from sport’s international federations .
Today Match in Lahore
Today Match in Lahore The Lahore Qalandars will take on the
Islamabad United in the 10th match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) at the Gaddafi Stadium. The match is scheduled to start at 8:00 pm local time (3:00 pm
This will be the second encounter between these two sides in this edition of the PSL. In their previous meeting, which was held on February 12th, Islamabad had emerged victorious by 7 wickets. However, both teams have changed a lot since then and it would be interesting to see how they fare against each other in this match.
The Lahore Qalandars are currently placed at the bottom of the points table with just one win from their six matches. They lost their last match against Karachi Kings by 19 runs and will be looking to bounce back with a win today. On the other hand, Islamabad United are placed third on the points table with three wins from their six matches.
They too lost their last match, against Peshawar Zalmi, by 7 wickets and will be keen to get back to winning ways today. Given that both teams need a win badly, we can expect an exciting contest today. So make sure you don’t miss out on it!