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Melbourne Cricket Ground has the largest stadium among all cricket grounds. MCG has over 100,000 seating capacity for the audience. This largest cricket ground is situated in Yarra Park, Melbourne, state of Victoria, Australia.
According to the size of the ground, Melbourne Cricket ground has owned the 10th largest cricket ground from global analytics. This Large cricket ground was founded and currently operated by Melbourne Cricket Club.
MCG is using for various types of sports (like cricket, football, soccer, rugby, squash, and lawn bowls) as well as the entertainment events (like cultural events and concerts).
When we consider about the history of MCG, in 1959, Billy Graham’s evangelistic crusade had participated recorded standing audience. There was around 144,000 attendance. After considering the participants’ safety and comfortability, Melbourne Sports ground was renovated and reconstructed with 95,000 seats.
Image Gallary Of Ground
Basic Details of Melbourne Cricket Ground
25,555 sq. m (172.9m x 147.8m – ( L x W )
Yes, From 1985
Members End, Great Southern Stand End
Contact Details of Melbourne Cricket Ground
Pitch Condition of MCG
The biggest Melbourne ground pitch is making a big challenge to both batting and bowling sides. Pitch can be equally mentioned as either batting pitch or bowling pitch. However, fast blowers have some advantages with bouncer blows.
Live Weather Condition
Match Count in Melbourne Cricket Ground
History of Test Matches
History of ODI Matches
History of T20 Matches
Records of Test Matches
- Highest total recorded 624/8 (142 Overs)by AUS vs PAK
- Lowest total recorded 36/10 (23.2 Overs)by RSA vs AUS
Records of ODI Matches
- Highest total recorded 344/8 (50 Overs)by ICCWXI vs ASIAXI
- Lowest total recorded 94/10 (31.7 Overs)by ENG vs AUS
- Highest score chased 308/5 (48.5 Overs)by ENG vs AUS
- Lowest score defended 173/9 (50 Overs)by AUS vs WI
Records of T20 Matches
- Highest total recorded 184/3 (20 Overs)by IND vs AUS
- Lowest total recorded 74/10 (17.3 Overs)by IND vs AUS
- Highest score chased 172/5 (20 Overs)by SL vs AUS
- Lowest score defended 127/10 (18.4 Overs) by AUS vs PAK