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Ajman Oval: Offering the best.

AJMAN A sprawling new ground has taken shape on the outskirts of Ajman, off Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, that bodes well for the future of cricket in the region.

The New Ajman Oval Cricket Ground is unique in many ways offering amazing facilities promising to be every cricketer's delight.

The ground, which has been officially approved by the Ajman Cricket Council, makes its grand opening on November 28, 2014.

Built with great care and precision, the ground boasts of four turf wickets that easily match the international standards. The stunning lush green outfield is filled with specially laid Bermudagrass while the pavilion is designed giving it the Arabian touch.

Spacious dressing rooms and dug outs provide the players sufficient space to settle down comfortably while the scorers' room stands out due to its unique designing.

Furthermore, the large side screens, the high-powered floodlights and digital scoring board give the ground a perfect international touch.

Among the other distinctive facilities, a mosque has been constructed inside the oval while several mounts with barbecue area give spectators an ideal place to relax and enjoy a game of cricket.

To further beautify the grounds, lot of palm and neem trees have been planted other than the attractive gardening laid in patches at every corner of the ground.

The oval will also house a cricket academy and has three practice wickets that will be expanded to six in the near future. A coffee and sports shops will also be added to ensure everything is available under one roof. Ample parking space has also been accommodated just outside the ground.

"We have taken lot of effort to ensure the ground meets the highest standards. The wickets are prepared in consultation with professional curators and we are confident it will produce some great results in the future," said Development consultant Moin Mohammed, who also is the director of Cricon which is marketing and the consultant partner of this ground.

"This ground has been designed keeping everything related to cricket in mind. A lot of hardwork has gone into ensure we have one of the best grounds in the region. We are hopeful cricketers will enjoy playing in our facility and we hope to see lot of action here," said Moin.

"The floodlights, scoreboards, pavilion all are designed according to the international standards. We also have guaranteed the players get their space with spacious dressing rooms. We hope they enjoy using our facilities," said.

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Date:Nov 27, 2014
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