BRIAN LARA STADIUM (TAROUBA TRINIDAD)
The Brian Lara Cricket Academy is a multi-purpose stadium in Tarouba, San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago, that was completed and inaugurated in 2017. It will be used mostly for cricket matches. It is located in southern Trinidad, just outside the heart of the city of San Fernando, beside the Sir Solomon Hochoy Highway, about two kms southeast of Trinidad and Tobago's former cricket ground at Guaracara Park, Pointe-a-Pierre. Built to hold 15,000 people in a mix of fixed seating and grass banks it is named after former West Indies cricket captain Brian Lara, who until 17 October 2008 was the all-time leading run scorer in Test cricket, until he was surpassed by Sachin Tendulkar.
BRIAN LARA STADIUM (TAROUBA,TRINIDAD)Pitch Report
The pitch of the Brian Lara Stadium proven to be helpful for both batsman and bowler to perform their best. The pitch at the Brian Lara Stadium has been helpful to spin bowlers. The captains have preferred to give most of the overs to their slower bowlers because of the sluggish nature of the track.
Teams batting first and teams batting second have enjoyed equal success at the Brian Lara Stadium in CPL matches, with 155-160 proving to be a par score on this surface.
BRIAN LARA STADIUM (TRINIDAD) Pitch Report T20I Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:
The Brian Lara Stadium has hosted just 1 T20I Match as of now which was between India and West Indies where India won the match by 68 runs. Without a doubt the pitch can be considered as a batting pitch as per the runs scored in the previous match.
Here is the last match average scores of both Innings at Brian Lara Stadium ground:
1st Innings Average Score – 190 runs
2nd Innings Average Score – 122 runs
LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME
BRIAN LARA STADIUM (TRINIDAD) Pitch Report T20 Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:
The Brian Lara Stadium has hosted eight matches of the CPL so far in last 10 years and the Defending champions Barbados Tridents had won both the games they played at this venue. In fact, they beat the Guyana Amazon Warriors on this ground last year to win their second CPL trophy. Out of 8 matches 4 matches won by batting first team and 4 matches won by batting second team.
Here are last 5 CPL matches average scores of both Innings at Brian Lara Stadium ground:
CPL Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 156 runs
CPL Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 145 runs
LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME