DY Patil Stadium is a cricket stadium at DY Patil Vidyanagar campus , Nerul , Navi Mumbai, India. The stadium has all the facilities of an international cricket stadium.. The stadium is designed by Hafeez Contractor. The stadium was officially inaugurated on the 4th of March 2008. It will also host few of the IPL 2008 season matches for Mumbai Indians team. 5 IPL matches of the IPL are scheduled to take place here.
The stadium also has other facilities including 9 tennis hard courts, 4 indoor badminton courts and an Olympic sized swimming pool. A unique feature of the stadium is the cantilever roof which eliminates the need for any supports thus providing the spectators with an unobstructed view of the match from any place within the stand.
The first IPL match between Mumbai Indians and Deccan Chargers held here was a great success with players both national and international terming it as the best stadium in India and amongst the best in the world with amazing facilities.