NED vs AFG World Cup 2023, Ekana Cricket Stadium Lucknow Pitch Report | Netherlands vs Afghanistan ODI Records & Stats, Lucknow Weather Forecast: Netherlands is going to play their seventh match of ICC Men’s ODI World Cup 2023 against Afghanistan on November 03, 2023, at Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow. The match between the Netherlands and Afghanistan will start at 2:00 PM (IST).
The Netherlands have to play outstanding cricket against Afghanistan as they have a good spin side, and the conditions will greatly support them. Till now, the Netherlands had a decent performance in this tournament, but they are expected to perform better in the upcoming games.
Afghanistan played phenomenal cricket so far; they have winning momentum and will try to defeat the Netherlands as well to improve their position in the World Cup 2023 points table. Currently, Afghanistan stands at sixth spot with six points.
NED vs AFG World Cup 2023 Match Details:
Match Between: Netherlands vs Afghanistan (World Cup 2023 Match No. 34)
Venue: Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow
Match Timing: 02:00 PM (IST)
Ekana Cricket Stadium Lucknow Pitch Report:
Ekana Cricket Stadium has bowling-friendly wickets, which have a dry surface with lots of cracks. Spinners will get lots of benefits from the pitch, whereas batters need to play with good class and temperament; otherwise, they might lose their wickets. The average per inning score at Lucknow is around 220 runs.
Ekana Cricket Stadium batting or bowling Pitch?
In the past few matches, The Pitch at Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow has been helpful for pacers and batters despite it being known for spinners. Spinners will have the upper hand over pacers due to the crack, whereas batting will be difficult at this venue.
Ekana Cricket Stadium ODI Stats:
Matches Played:- 8
Matches won batting first:- 4 (44.44%)
Matches won Batting Second:- 4 (44.44%)
Matches won Winning Toss:- 2 (22.22%)
Matches won Losing Toss:- 6 (66.67%)
Highest Score:- 311/7 (South Africa)
Lowest Score:- 129 (England)
Average Score: 217
Ekana Cricket Stadium Lucknow Weather Forecast:
As per the weather reports, It will be sunny during the Netherlands vs Afghanistan match, and rain will not interrupt this game. The average temperature in Lucknow will be around 30 degrees Celsius, whereas the humidity will be approx. 34%, and the Wind speed will be 6 km/hr.
NED vs AFG Head To Head Records in ODIs:
Matches Played: 9
Netherlands Won: 2
Afghanistan Won: 7
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