TRC Turf Ground

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TRC Turf Ground
LocationSrinagar, India
Coordinates34°4′27.18″N 74°49′39.39″E / 34.0742167°N 74.8276083°E / 34.0742167; 74.8276083
OwnerJammu & Kashmir Football Association
Capacity15,000[1]
SurfaceAstroturf
Construction
Built2014
Renovated2015
Tenants
Lonestar Kashmir
Real Kashmir

TRC Turf Ground is a football ground in Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir. The stadium hosts I-League 2nd Division matches and is home ground of Lonestar Kashmir and Real Kashmir.

History[edit]

The stadium was made at the cost of 4.5 crore (45 million) rupees and unveiled in September 2014 by then chief minister, Omar Abdullah.[1] In 2017, the government And Sports Minister Imran Raza Ansari approved high mast flood lighting system to allow night matches.[2] The first tournament was organised in 2015 namely Football Fanatics Knockout Tournament By Fanatics Group In collaboration with JKFA

Since 2015, the ground is being used in I-League 2nd Division as the home ground for Lonestar Kashmir F.C. and I-League for Real Kashmir F.C.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "J&K gets its first synthetic turf football stadium". 3 September 2014.
  2. ^ "Finally, Govt. to light up TRC football field". 30 November 2017.

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Coordinates: 34°04′27″N 74°49′31″E / 34.0742033°N 74.8253408°E / 34.0742033; 74.8253408