Politics Shivaji Park: Cradle of cricket, politics and Shiv Sena Updated : November 29, 2019 02:31 PM IST Shivaji Park has a fond, emotional connect with Mumbaikars and is famed for several reasons for the city's 1.70 crore people. The ground, the biggest in south Mumbai, is a heady mix of cricket, politics and Shiv Sena. The 28-acre sprawling venue, with trees lining its outer borders, has a tall statue of the great Maratha warrior king, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, and a small Ganesh temple known as the Udyan Ganesh. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.