Singhalese Sports Club Ground Pitch Report
Singhalese Sports Club Ground Pitch Report

Singhalese Sports Club Ground Pitch Report, Weather Forecast, T20 & ODI Records: This Ground is also known as Maitland Place. It is one of the best cricket stadiums in Sri Lanka and is located in Colombo, Sri Lanka. It was founded in 1952 and managed by Singhalese Sports Club.

The First Match was played at this venue, a test Match between Sri Lanka and New Zealand between 16-20 March 1984. The First ODI match at this ground was played between Sri Lanka and England on 13 February 1982.

The Stadium was rebuilt and renovated timely, and now it has world-class facilities with modern architecture. It had a Media Centre and Commentary Box.

This Stadium has hosted some historic cricket matches like the 1996 ICC cricket world cup and the ICC Champions Trophy 2002. Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene made a remarkable partnership of 624 runs in 2006 against South Africa, which is the highest Partnership at this venue.

The Sri Lankan team had played 60 ODI matches and won 23 out of them, whereas they had played only two T20 International matches and won none of them.

Singhalese Sports Club Ground Overview:

NameSinghalese Sports Club Ground
Also Known asMaitland Place
CountrySri Lanka
Founded In1952
EndsSouth End, Tennis Courts end
Home TeamSri Lankan Cricket Team

Singhalese Sports Club Ground ODI & T20I Records:

ODI Records:

Matches Played: 61

Matches Won Batting 1st: 23

Matches Won Batting 2nd: 31

Highest Team Score: 343/5 (Pakistan)

Lowest Team Score: 38 (Zimbabwe)

Avg. Runs Per Wicket: 28.11

Avg. Runs per Over: 4.72

Avg. Score: 200

T20I Records:

Matches Played: 2

Matches Won Batting 1st: 1

Matches Won Batting 2nd: 1

Highest Team Score: 176/3 (Canada)

Lowest Team Score: No Data

Avg. Runs Per Wicket: 28.68

Avg. Runs per Over: 7.90

Avg. Score: 158

SL-W vs BAN-W Pitch Report:

The Pitch of Singhalese Sports Club Ground in Colombo is a balanced wicket that favours both batters and bowlers. Batters have more advantage due to flat wickets, which help them to play big shots easily. The average score on this venue is about 140 to 160 runs which is enough to defend the total. The batting second team won most of the matches at this venue. 

Upcoming Matches at Singhalese Sports Club Ground :

  • 2nd T20I SL-W vs BAN-W May 11th 2023, 10:00 AM IST.
  • 3rd T20I SL-W vs BAN-W May 12th 2023, 10:00 AM IST.

Singhalese Sports Club Ground Weather Forecast:

The Weather in Colombo is tropical wet, and hot during summer. The temperature of Colombo in the afternoon is about 29 Degrees Celsius, and Wind speed is predicted to be around 15 km/h.

Humidity is expected to be high at about 82% due to the Indian Ocean, and the Air Quality Index (AQI) of Colombo is about 50. High chances of rain during the second T20I match between Sri Lanka women and Bangladesh women.

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