Brabourne Stadium, situated at Mumbai
, is one of the best in the world with a picturesque backdrop. Built on a piece of land reclaimed from the Arabian Sea
, by Lord Brabourne, the Governor of Bombay, it was thrown open to the public in 1937. This favorite cricket ground of India has been the venue of many national and international cricket matches. The stadium has a seating capacity of more than 40,000 people. Apart from sports and games, the ground hosts many cultural programs.
To reach this place, buses and taxis are available from Mumbai. Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is the nearest airport.