NATIONAL STADIUM, KARACHI

NATIONAL STADIUM (KARACHI)

The National Stadium is a cricket stadium in Karachi, Pakistan, owned by the Pakistan Cricket Board. It is the home ground of Karachi Kings and Karachi's many other domestic cricket teams. It is the largest cricket stadium in Pakistan with a capacity of 34,000 spectators.The Pakistani cricket team have a remarkable Test record at the ground, having only lost twice in 40 Test matches (vs. England, December 2000–01, and South Africa, October 2007–08). The stadium has witnessed several memorable moments, such as Viv Richards 181 against Sri Lanka at the 1987 Cricket World Cup, Mohammad Yousuf's record ninth century of the year to break Viv Richards' record of most runs in a calendar year, and Kamran Akmal's famous century against India on a very difficult pitch in 2006, after Pakistan had collapsed to 39 for 6, as part of a memorable come-from-behind victory.

NATIONAL STADIUM (KARACHI) Pitch Report

The NATIONAL Stadium has more often than not, dished out a low and slow surface with plenty of assistance to the spinners. Its totally batsmen pitch.

NATIONAL STADIUM (KARACHI)Pitch Report

Test Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

The pitch at Karachi offers assistance to spinners as they enjoy the slowness of the track. However, in the initial hours of play, seamers also get the advantage. Veteran Pakistan leg-spinner Abdul Qadir with 59 scalps to his credit is the leading wicket-taker at this venue.

Here are last 2 tests matches average scores of both Innings at NATIONAL STADIUM ground:

Test Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 206 runs

Test Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 325 runs

Test Matches 3rd Innings Average Score – 399 Runs

Test Matches 4th Innings Average Score – 152 runs

NATIONAL STADIUM (KARACHI)Pitch Report

ODI Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

The pitch at National Stadium, Karachi has a lot of runs on offer for the batsmen.the track is traditionally supposed to favour the batters. Bowlers will get assistance in the early overs.

Here are last 2 ODI matches average scores of both Innings at NATIONAL CRICKET ground:

ODI Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 301 runs

ODI Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 269 runs

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NATIONAL STADIUM (KARACHI)Pitch Report

T20I Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

Karachi stadium normally support batsman in T20I matches bowlers don’t gets too much of benefit from this pitch.

Here are last 5 T20I matches average scores of both Innings at NATIONAL CRICKET ground:

T20I Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 191 runs

T20I Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 178 runs

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NATIONAL STADIUM (KARACHI)Pitch Report

PSL Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

The pitch at this venue is balanced and usually offers equal assistance to the batsmen and the bowlers. Therefore, fans will likely witness a close encounter to kick off PSL 2021.During the PSL 2020 playoff matches at the National Stadium, there was only one 180+ score, which suggests Karachi is not a high-scoring venue. Team batting second have won 12 out of the 20 games that have been played here. It will not be a surprise if the captains who win the toss in Karachi choose to field first.

Here are last 5 T20 matches average scores of both Innings at NATIONAL CRICKET ground:

PSL Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 165 runs

PSL Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 162 runs

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ODI Stats

  • Total Matches
    2
  • Matches won batting first
    1
  • Matches won bowling first
    1
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    301.0
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    268.50
  • Highest total recorded
    305
  • Lowest total recorded
    238
  • Highest score chased
    297
  • Lowest score defended
    305

T20 Stats

  • Total Matches
    60
  • Matches won bowling first
    23
  • Matches won bowling first
    37
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    174.73
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    162.78
  • Highest total recorded
    238
  • Lowest total recorded
    60
  • Highest score chased
    207
  • Lowest score defended
    154

Test Stats

  • Total Matches
    3
  • Matches won batting first
    1
  • Matches won bowling first
    1
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    322.30
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    265.70
  • Average 3rd Inns scores
    298.30
  • Average 4th Inns scores
    248.70