2011 SAFF Championship Stadium Guide: New Delhi – Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium

The host venue, the stadium will be seeing plenty of action during the 2011 SAFF Championship from December 2 to 11...
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi
Opened: 1982
Official capacity: 60,000


2011 SAFF Championship Matches

Date

Match

Time (IST)

2/12/11

Bangladesh vs  Pakistan

1500

2/12/11

Maldives vs Nepal

1800

3/12/11

India vs Afghanistan

1500

3/12/11

Sri Lanka vs Bhutan

1800

4/12/11

Nepal vs  Bangladesh

1500

4/12/11

Maldives vs  Pakistan

1800

5/12/11

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka

1500

5/12/11

India vs Bhutan

1800

6/12/11

Pakistan vs Nepal

1500

6/12/11

Maldives vs Bangladesh

1800

7/12/11

Bhutan vs Afghanistan

1500

7/12/11

India vs Sri Lanka

1800

9/12/11

Winner B vs Runner – UP A

1500

9/12/11

Winner A vs Runner – UP B

1800

11/12/11

Finale

1800


Located

The stadium of New Delhi is spread over 100 acres of land, and is located inside the C.G.O. Complex in the Lodhi Road area, in the capital of India.

Major Events

One of the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium's recent feats is that of hosting the 2010 Commonwealth Games during which the stadium looked at it's spectacular best. The venue had also undergone a major face-lift in preparation to the CWG.

Did You Know?

8,500 tonnes of steel were used in the construction of the stadium's top and its support structure, while the 53,800 m² Teflon-coated roof designed by Schlaich Bergermann & Partner was built at a cost of Rs. 308 crore.



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