Sharjah stadium enters Guinness Record books

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Published: Tuesday, November 22, 2011, 15:28 [IST]
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Sharjah stadium enters Record books

Sharjah, Nov 22: A ground that has hosted over 200 One day Internationals, Sharjah stadium played host for the recently concluded fourth one dayer between Sri Lanka and Pakistan, has entered the guinness book of records for hosting maximum ODIs.

The match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan was the 201st one dayer at the stadium, the Daily Times reports.

Guinness Records Book official Vin Sharma presented a certificate to Mr. Nahyan, Higher education and Scientific Minister at the stadium.

“This is an achievement for Sharjah stadium to get an entry into the world record book. This is something which we are proud of," Nahyan, UAE Higher education and Scientific Minister said.

He further added saying this will encourage UAE to host more cricket matches as the game is gaining momentum and the country is becoming a base for cricket.


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