Monday, 18 March 2013

World's Highest Cricket Ground is in Chail

India is a nation that has largest cricket lovers. Each and every ball that is bowled irrespective of ups and downs of it, hit or lost, shot or caught, it leaves an impact on game watchers. India is not only a home of cricket lovers but also it has the world's highest cricket ground.

India has got some wonderful cricketers of all time. Cricket is something that has been enjoyed by every person sitting in front of that Idiot Box. It is game that energizes game watchers to cheer for players to perform well. It is also unbelievable that few of the fanatic fans worship the great achievers. Well, some cricket lovers do so!!!

Cricket Ground in Chail is named as Dharmashala, which is the highest ground in the world placed at a level of 2,144 m high above the sea level (somewhere above 7,000 Feet). Due to this reason, it has made its place in the Guinness Book of World Records.

This play ground was made by Maharaja of Patiala Bhupinder Singh in 1893. This cricket ground is surrounded with tall huge pine and deodar trees that give it an authentic and beautiful look. This is the place where Maharaja used to play cricket with his British friends. The ground is under the possession of Indian army at this point. Polo is also played on this ground.

In one of the corner of this ground, there is a historic tree on which the Military School has made a tree house that increase beauty of this place. Nowadays, it has become a tourist attraction in Chail.

Tourists can reach this place by air, by rail or by road. It is a picturesque hill station with a highest cricket ground.