Great Sports Infra installs synthetic turf at Md. Shahid Hockey Stadium
9 October 2018
The Md Shahid Hockey Stadium is ready with the world class, state of the art synthetic turf.
Great Sports Infra, FIH Certified synthetic hockey field builder, has installed FieldTurf’s world-class synthetic turf for hockey at Md. Shahid Astro Turf Hockey Stadium in Chennai. The new synthetic turf, tested and certified as a ‘global category’ hockey field, has been recognized with a ‘certificate of field performance’ by the FIH.
The turf was tested during the five-day MP Murugesh Memorial hockey tournament, featuring teams from ICF, Indian Bank, Central Excise, Southern Railway, and IOB.
Great Sports Infra Managing Director Anil Kumar said “We are delighted that Great Sports Infra team has successfully developed the hockey stadium as per international sstandards. It’s our endeavour to build a sustainable sports infrastructure in the country. We would like to thank the management and the staff members of ICF Hockey Stadium at Chennai who have been instrumental in helping us build an international standard hockey field in record time.”
The Stadium was inaugurated by Former World Cup-winning captain Ajit Pal Singh. Several other Olympians, Integral Coach Factory team, and international hockey celebrities like V Baskaran, R Prabhakaran, Dinesh Nayak, S Thirumalvalavan, Adam Sinclair were present among the other dignitaries to inaugurate the new facility.