Edgbaston Stadium Birmingham Pitch Report (Batting or Bowling)
Edgbaston Stadium Birmingham Pitch Report (Batting or Bowling)

Edgbaston Stadium Birmingham Pitch Report (Batting or Bowling): The T20 Blast 2023 will start on 20th May and two matches will be played on opening day. The first match will be between Derbyshire and Lancashire, while the second match will be between Birmingham Bears and Yorkshire Vikings.

Both games will take place at Edgbaston in Birmingham. Both teams are ready for an exciting match between Derbyshire and Lancashire in the upcoming Vitality Blast, 2023.

Derbyshire and Lancashire played 35 encounters against each other in the T20 Blast. Out of these matches, Derbyshire won 13, while Lancashire won 22 matches. The average score of Derbyshire in the T20 blast is 146.9 runs per match, whereas Lancashire has recorded an average score of 160.3 runs. 

In their last match, Derbyshire emerged as the winners, defeating Lancashire by five runs. Left Handed Pakistani batters Shan Masood played an outstanding inning of 75 runs off 50 balls, while Finisher Wayne Madsen contributed 70 runs in just 30 balls for Derbyshire. For Lancashire, SJ Croft scored 47 runs, and Tim David scored 42 runs as the highest run hitter.

T20 Blast 2023 Match Detail:

Tournament: Vitality T20 Blast 2023

Venue Detail:  Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham

Date & Time: May 20th, 06:30 PM (IST)

Live Streaming Platform: Sky Sports

Edgbaston Cricket Stadium Pitch Report:

Edgbaston Stadium Birmingham Pitch Report (Batting or Bowling)
Edgbaston Stadium Birmingham Pitch Report (Batting or Bowling)

The Pitch at Edgbaston Stadium is known for its batting-friendly surface, offering more help to the batters. It provides a neutral playing surface with good pace and bounce, which makes it an ideal venue for stroke play and allows batters to showcase their ability. 

Edgbaston Cricket Stadium Pitch Report Batting or Bowling?

The Wicket of Edgbaston is favourable for batters, and in recent times, batters have played fantastic cricket, which shows that the pitch of Edgbaston is good for batting. A flat wicket and small ground dimension allow batters to play big shots, whereas bowlers get some help from the surface when the ball is new.

Edgbaston Stadium Details:

  • Edgbaston Cricket Stadium is located in Birmingham and is one of the oldest cricket stadiums in the world, with a seating capacity of approximately 23,000 spectators.
  • Edgbaston Cricket Stadium is going to host the T20 Vitality Blast 2023 opening matches between Derbyshire and Lancashire.
  • Edgbaston Stadium serves as the home ground for the Birmingham Bears franchise in the T20 Vitality Blast.

Edgbaston Stadium T20 Vitality Blast Records:

Total Matches Played: 23

Matches Won by Teams batting first: 15

Matches won by Teams Batting Second: 8

Highest Team Total: 242 by Birmingham Bears

Lowest Team total: 63 by Birmingham Bears

Edgbaston Cricket Stadium Birmingham Weather Forecast:

As per the Report, The temperature of Birmingham will be around 15 degrees celsius, and The wind will flow at 15 km/h. The Humidity at Edgbaston Stadium will be approx. 70% is high, and there will be no rain during the match.

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