Wankhede Cricket Stadium Pitch Report
IPL 2023: Wankhede Cricket Stadium Pitch Report

MI vs KKR: Wankhede Cricket Stadium Pitch Report: The 22nd Match of TATA IPL 2023 will occur on April 16th between Mumbai Indians(MI) and Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR).

MI started their season with two consecutive loss against Royal Challengers(RCB), after that, they lost their next game against CSK but won the previous match against DC by 6 wickets.

On the other hand, KKR lost their last match against SRH, but they have registered two wins this season against RCB and GT. Seeing how both teams perform in this clash, MI is at 9th position in the points table, whereas KKR is at 4th position in the points table.

In this Article, We will see Wankhede Cricket Stadium Pitch Report with Weather Report of MI vs KKR Match.

MI vs KKR Match Details:

Tournament: Indian Premier League(IPL) 2023

Venue: Wankhede Cricket Stadium, Mumbai

Date & Time: April 16th, 03:30 PM (IST)

Live Streaming Platform : Jio Cinema, Star Sport Network

Wankhede Stadium Details:

MI vs KKR: Wankhede Stadium Pitch Report
Wankhede Stadium

Wankhede cricket stadium is an iconic ground in Mumbai, one of India’s premier stadiums, and It is sixth largest Cricket stadium with a capacity of 33,108. Wankhede Cricket Stadium has been the home ground of Mumbai Indians(MI) in IPL and WPL.

This Venue has memorable matches, including the ICC World Cup 2011 Final between India and Sri Lanka. The stadium hosted the farewell match of Sachin Tendulkar’s international career. Wankhede hosted 102 IPL matches, the highest by any stadium in IPL history.

It will be good to see how they perform against Kolkata(KKR), KKR lost recent matches of Tata IPL 2023, and they are expecting to win this match. MI expects another win this season against KKR to get two important points. 

Wankhede Stadium Pitch Report:

The T20 cricket pitch at Wankhede Stadium is famous for favoring the batters as it has a red soil surface, Which allows the batsman to play air shots in all directions.

Red soil provides very little help to spinners, but this season Wankhede’s pitch helps fast bowlers. Wankhede is known for its high scoring matches .

The Boundaries are small in dimensions which offers the batters to hit big shots and showcase good power hitting. The Match between MI and KKR at Wankhede Stadium will be a thriller one.

Both teams will try to perform well at this venue and use the conditions, the batting second team has won more matches here.

Wankhede Stadium Upcoming matches:

Match BetweenDateTime
MI vs KKR16th April, 202303:30 PM (IST)
MI vs PBKS22nd April, 202307:30 PM (IST)
MI vs RR30th April, 202307:30 PM (IST)
MI vs RCB9th May, 202307:30 PM (IST)
MI vs GT12th May, 202307:30 PM (IST)
MI vs SRH21st May, 202303:30 PM (IST)

Wankhede Stadium IPL Records:

Matches Played: 102

Batting 1st won: 48

Batting 2nd won: 54

Highest Score: 231/1 by RCB

Lowest Score: 67/10 by KKR

Average score: 168

Wankhede Stadium Weather Report:

On April 16th, 2023, The Match will be happen in day time so, Mumbai will experience warm and sweaty weather. The Temperature is expected to be around 33 degrees to 35 degrees Celsius, and the wind speed is predicted to be around 8 km/h.

The temperature will fall as the evening approaches. Additionally, the humidity level is approx. 50% and the Air Quality Index(AQI) is around 140, with haze, which is poor. There is no chance of rain during the match.

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