IPL 2022 final in Ahmedabad enters Guinness World Record for largest crowd attendance in T20 match
On 29 May 2022, the IPL 2022 final between Gujarat Titans and Rajasthan Royals at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad was attended by 1,01,566 people, setting a new world record.
The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 final between Rajasthan Royals (RR) and Gujarat Titans (GT) at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad has entered the Guinness World Record.
The Motera stadium was built in 1982 and was refurbished in 2021. It hosted the second qualifier as well as the final of the 15th season of IPL on 29th of May 2022.
Spread over 63 acres, the stadium has been built at an estimated cost of ₹800 crore, and with a seating capacity of 1,32,000 spectators, it has surpassed the hallowed Melbourne Cricket Ground which can accommodate 90,000.
"The total area is equivalent to 32 Olympic size soccer fields put together," stated a note from the Press Information Bureau giving specifics of the enormous structure.
(With inputs from ANI)
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