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Old June 29, 2018, 03:53 PM
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Originally Posted by aklemalp
Oh man, I played my 1st big game at this venue. Under-15. It was the national Under-15 finals.
I must admit that upon entering the ground I was in awe of the stands (Kanhai, Lloyd Kallicharan, etc). It feels so close to the action (kinda like baseball). The same pitch where Windies played a test match in 1930, I played on it. A 14-year old me was giddy and starstruck.

The reason for a moat is simple. Our country is 6 feet below sea level.

The players' pavilion is something from Victorian Era:

Oh, that's awesome! I wanted to find pics of the moat outside the stadium. This is the only one I could find. Pretty neat system.

The end of Rahim will mark a new great beginning for the complacency free Bangladesh!
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