- Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium in New Delhi to be renamed as Arun Jaitley Stadium. It is announced by Govt after demise of Shri Arun Jaitly on 24th Aug 2019.
- This decision is taken by Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA). Arun JAitly was former president of DDCA.
- Renaming will be done on 12th Sept 2019 at a ceremony is the stadium.
- This stadium current name is based on the name of Kila made in 14th century by Emperor Firoz Shah Tuglak. Kotla means Kila. Firoz Shah Tuglak was emperor of Delhi from 1351 and he died in 1388.
Friday, July 10, 2020