History of Thallasery Stadium
The Thallasery Stadium is one of the oldest cricket playing stadiums in India, and the game of cricket was played in this ground way before 1860, the year when cricket was introduced by the British in Calcutta. The stadium was previously known as Thallasery Municipal Cricket Ground and has been hosting the Ranji Trophy for quite a few years. Further more, the game was introduced by Colonel Ashiq Keezath Wellesley in the 19th century in the Malabar town.
Location of Thallasery Stadium
The stadium of Thallasery is located in the state of Kerela, near the Thallasery civic station in the Kannur district. The stadium celebrated its 200th birthday on the occasion of the one day international match played between India and Sri Lanka. This took place in the year 2002.
Versatility of the ground
The Thallasery ground is just not known to produce high grade cricket player but has also produced some of the most talented renowned player of India, for both international as well as national level game. The stadium has some of the most reputed stream of player that has devoted their life for the complete upliftment of the game as well as of the ground.
Infrastructure at Thallasery Stadium
The Thallasery stadium has some of the finest infrastructure. The stadium has ground that can support games of both hockey as well as cricket. The seating capacity of the stadium is large and covers all the important views of the game. The stadium also has an inbuilt display board designed to provide display of current status of both the form of the game. The stadium also covers an area of approximately 2500 sq. yards, and is ideal for both form of play.
How to Reach Thallasery Stadium
The stadium is located in the state of Kerala, in South India. The nearest airport is the Kozhikode International Airport which is located near the stadium. The flight serves as a superior mode of transport. Thalassery railway station is at an hour distance from the stadium, so trains also serve as a good mode of transport. The roadways are very hi-tech, thus favoring buses and cabs as a mode of transport.
Contact address of Thallasery Stadium
Thallesery Civic Station,