Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium (Kollam)

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Lal Bahadur Shastri Corporation Stadium
Corporation Stadium
Western entrance of Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium, Kollam.jpg
Former names Corporation Stadium
Location QAC, Kollam, India
Coordinates 8°52′59″N 76°35′56″E / 8.8831°N 76.5990°E / 8.8831; 76.5990Coordinates: 8°52′59″N 76°35′56″E / 8.8831°N 76.5990°E / 8.8831; 76.5990
Owner Corporation of Kollam
Operator Corporation of Kollam
Capacity 30,000
Field size 44mX20.8m
Surface Grass
Opened 1988
Renovated 2011

The Lal Bahadur Shastri Corporation Stadium is a stadium in Kollam. It hosts football matches and it has recently been renovated, the Sports Authority of India is having a training centre in this stadium.

New flyover Junction near Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium, Kollam


The Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium was established in 1988, the stadium is located at the city centre of Kollam. This is a multipurpose stadium, capable for playing Cricket, Football, Rugby 7s and Athletics. The matting type of pitch is used in this stadium which is very much capable for playing cricket.[1]


  • Construction of a new pavilion of size 44mX20.8m
  • Change room and toilet for players
  • Media work station
  • VIP rest room
  • Repair of Gallery
  • Turfing of play area using Mexican grass
  • Providing chain link fencing around the play area

Hosted sports and events[edit]

The stadium has hosted Ranji Trophy Matches of Kerala in 1979 and 1988.[2] College End and Road End are the end names used during the cricket matches.

Kerala First-Class Matches played on Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium, Kollam(Quilon)
Year Date Tournament Teams Played
1979 3 November Ranji Trophy 1979/80 Kerala vs Andhra
1988 10 December Ranji Trophy 1988/89 Kerala vs Goa
1988 17 December Ranji Trophy 1988/89 Kerala vs Karnataka

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Stadiums in India
  2. ^ Stadiums in India KCA-Cricket Archive

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