Backstory and Context
The Wankhede Stadium is a cricket stadium in Mumbai, India. The stadium now has a capacity of 33,108 following the renovations of 2011 Cricket World Cup. Before the upgrade the capacity was was approximately 45,000. This is where India Won the world Cup in the year 2011.
The Wankhede Stadium has been the host to numerous high- profile cricket matches in the past, most notable being the 2011 Cricket World Cup Final, in which India defeated Sri Lanka and became the first country in the world to win the world cup on home soil. The Stadium witnessed the last match of Sachin Tendukar's international cricket career. Additionally, it has hosted many other matches in both the 1996 as well as the 2011 Cricket World Cup. The Stadium is also the host to the match in which Ravi Shastri hit six sixes in an over, As of 14 January 2020, it has hosted 25 Tests matches, 21 ODIs and 7 T20's.