Wankhede Stadium Pitch Report, IPL Records
Wankhede Stadium Pitch Report, IPL Records

Wankhede Stadium Pitch Report, IPL Records: Mumbai Indians(MI) and Sunrisers Hyderabad(SRH) are going to play the 69th match of TATA IPL 2023 at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.

MI lost against LSG by five runs at Ekana Stadium. The Batsmen of Mumbai played poorly in the last match, especially their middle-order batters. They lost their wicket easily to LSG bowlers. Mumbai Indians are in the 6th spot on the points table with 14 points. They won seven and lost six in 13 matches.

In their previous match, SRH suffered a defeat against RCB by eight wickets at Rajiv Gandhi Stadium. Sunrisers Hyderabad has played 13 matches, they won four and lost nine matches in this season and presents at the last position on the points table with 8 points.

Wankhede Stadium Pitch Report:

The pitch of Wankhede Stadium is known for its batting track, providing more support to batters than bowlers. In recent matches, batters played some wonderful innings, whereas bowlers struggled to control the rain of runs due to the fast outfield and small ground dimension.

Wankhede Stadium Pitch Report Batting or Bowling?

The red soil of Wankhede have good bounce and the ball easily carry to the bat , which helps batsmen to play big shots in all directions. But sometimes, it favours fast bowlers in the initial few overs as they get some swing from the wicket. Spinners are struggling at Wankhede, and their record at Wankhede was not good, especially in IPL. Overall, the pitch of Wankhede is batting-friendly.

Wankhede Cricket Stadium IPL Records:

Total Matches Played: 108

Matches Won Batting 1st: 50

Matches Won Batting 2nd: 58

Highest Team Score: 235 by Royal Challengers Bangalore

Lowest Team Score: 67 by Kolkata Knight Riders

Average Team Score: 168.71

Wankhede Cricket Stadium Details:

Wankhede Stadium Pitch Report, IPL Records
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  • The Wankhede Stadium is India’s most prominent cricket venue. The Stadium was built in 1974 in Mumbai, with a seating capacity of 33,000 spectators.
  • The history of Wankhede is rich, and it hosts several famous ICC tournaments, including the Final of the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup. Indian national Cricket team won their second world cup title at this venue against Sri Lanka in 2011.
  • Wankhede Stadium is the home venue of Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League. They played a total of 82 matches in which they won 50 and lost 36 matches. MI won their first IPL Trophy at Wankhede Stadium.
  • Wankhede Stadium hosted several memorable matches of the Indian Cricket team, including the Farewell match of Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar in 2013 against West Indies in a test match. 

Wankhede Stadium Mumbai Weather Forecast:

The Weather forecast for Mumbai on 21st May is a clear sunny sky with a temperature of about 33 degrees Celsius. The wind speed is normal at about 14 km/h. Generally, the weather in Mumbai in summer is tropical wet and hot. 

The humidity level in Mumbai is high at about 66%, where the Air Quality Index (AQI) is about 120. As per the IMD, the possibility of rain in Mumbai is very low in the next seven days.

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