The Punjab Cricket Association is the governing body for the development and organization of the game of cricket in the State of Punjab and Union Territory of Chandigarh. PCA has a long history because the state of Punjab had undergone political and geographical changes during the last 60 years most of the area of joint Punjab having gone to Pakistan. The PCA functions from present day Punjab and Union Territory of Chandigarh.
Earlier the association used to operate mainly from the residence of the Office Bearers but after 1992 it has built a World Class cricket Stadium at Mohali having all the cricketing facilities of International level and the association has located its Headquarters in the Stadium. The cricketing activities of PCA are well spread in the total area of Punjab and Union Territory of chandigarh. PCA is instrumental in running the coaching and other activities in all major districts like Amritsar, Jalandhar, Patiala, Ludhiana, Mohali and Chandigarh(UT) and other districts like Kapurthala, Hoshiarpur, Bathinda, Faridkot, Ferozepur, Sangrur, Muktsar, Nawanshahar, Mansa, Barnala, Fatehgarh, Moga, Gurdaspur, Ropar.
STATS OF PCA STADIUM MOHALI
A swamp on the outskirts of Chandigarh was transformed in the mid 1990s into one of the world's best cricket grounds. The sporting wickets, lush green outfield, spacious dressing-rooms, excellent practice-facilities and state-of-the-art gymnasium at the PCA Stadium, have been hailed by cricketers the world over.
Names of different Stands/Enclosures and their Respective Capacities
AC Lounge – 600 Pavillion Terrace – 2580 VIP Block – 5439
Chair Block – 9339
Student Block – 2500
North Pavillion – 600
PCC Members Block – 5400
Capacity of Media Conference Hall
120 Print Media + 30 News Channels
Name of the Two Ends
Size of the Playing Arena:
Distance from the nearest International Airport:
Distance from the nearest Railway Station:
Available modes of Local Transport:
Taxi and Local Buses
Landmarks (Within 2-3 Kms from the Ground)
Fortis Hospital and PUDA Bhawan
Punjab Cricket Association,
I.S. Bindra Stadium, Sector-63,
SAS Nagar, Mohali -160 062
Fax: 0172- 2232304