ENG vs IRE 2023: Headingley Cricket Ground Leeds Pitch Report (Batting or Bowling) | England vs Ireland 1st ODI 2023, ODI Stats & Records, Leeds Weather Report: England is going to play the 1st ODI match against England at Headingley Cricket Ground in Leeds, England on September 20 and the match will start from 5:00 PM (IST).
England played excellent cricket against New Zealand and won the ODI series by 3-1, whereas their key players got the form back in this series before the ICC Men’s ODI World Cup 2023. In the Ireland Series, The Key Players have given rest before the marquee event, which will start in a few days.
Ireland has shown good intent and temperaments in the past few years, and they have played good cricket. In the last month, Ireland lost the T20I series against India by 3-0, but their players, especially Curtis Campher and Andrew Balbirnie, played well. England is expected to win the 1st ODI match.
ENG vs IRE 2023 1st ODI Match Details:
Match Between: England vs Ireland
Venue: Headingley Cricket Ground, Leeds
Match Timing: 5:00 PM (IST)
Headingley Cricket Ground Leeds Pitch Report:
The Pitch at Headingley Cricket Ground, Leeds, is known for balanced wickets, which is good for both batting and bowling. The average score at this venue in ODIs is around 230 runs, and the Pitch supports spinners more than the pacers, especially in the first inning. Pacers may get some wickets under the lights in the second inning, whereas batters will enjoy playing cricket at this venue due to shorter boundaries.
Headingley Cricket Ground batting or bowling Pitch?
If we look at the past few matches stats, then the Pitches at Headingley Cricket Ground have a good surface for batting, but at the same time, Pacers will get some advantage in the initial overs if there are overcast conditions; otherwise, spinners will get a couple of wickets.
Headingley Cricket Ground ODI Stats:
Matches Played:- 46
Matches won batting first:- 17 (34.69%)
Matches won Batting Second:- 26 (53.06%)
Matches won Winning Toss:- 20 (40.82%)
Matches won Losing Toss:- 23 (46.94%)
Highest Score:- 351/9 (England)
Lowest Score:- 93 (England)
Average Score: 213
Headingley Cricket Ground, Leeds Weather Report:
The Weather will be cloudy at Headingley Cricket Ground in Leeds, and some light drizzle can be expected between the match, which may delay the game for some time. The Temperature will be approx. 14 degrees Celsius, and the humidity is expected to be around 71%, whereas the Wind speed will be 19 km/hr.
ENG vs IRE 2023 Head To Head Records in ODIs:
Matches Played: 13
India Won: 10
Sri Lanka Won: 2
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