ST GEORGE PARK, PORT ELIZABATH

ST GEORGE PARK STADIUM (PORT ELIZABETH)

St George's Park Cricket Ground (also known as St George's Park,Crusaders Ground or simply Crusaders) is a cricket ground in St George's Park, (formerly Port Elizabeth), South Africa. It is the home of the Port Elizabeth Cricket Club, one of the oldest cricket clubs in South Africa, and the Eastern Province Club. It is also one of the venues at which Test matches and One Day Internationals are played in South Africa. It is older than Kingswood College in Grahamstown. The ground is notable for its brass band that plays during major matches, adding a unique flavour to its  atmosphere.

 

ST GEORGE PARK STADIUM (PORT ELIZABETH)Pitch Report

The ground has brought mixed fortunes for the South African side. In 1992 they secured a superb win by 9 wickets, Allan Donald claimed 12 for 139, on a pitch that many had said favoured spin bowling and was a fast bowler's nightmare.

ST GEORGE PARK STADIUM (PORT ELIZABETH)Pitch Report

Test Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

This ground pitch supports  spin bowlers. In the last 10 years there have been 8 test matches played in this ground in which 5 matches won by batting first team and 2 matches won by batting second team. this pitch is very easy for batting in first innings.

Here are last 5 tests matches average scores of both Innings at ST GEORGE PARK STADIUM  grounds:

Test Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 395 runs

Test Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 216 runs

Test Matches 3rd Innings Average Score – 226 Runs

Test Matches 4th Innings Average Score – 192 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

ST GEORGE PARK STADIUM (PORT ELIZABETH)Pitch Report

ODI Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

The pitch at St George's Park is known to be among the slower ones in South Africa. The surface is likely to help wrist spinners much.

Here are last 5 ODI matches average scores of both Innings at ST GEORGE PARK grounds:

ODI Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 220 runs

ODI Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 203 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

ST GEORGE PARK STADIUM (PORT ELIZABETH)Pitch Report

T20I Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

St George’s Park, Port Elizabeth has hosted more than 40 international games to date. The wicket is conducive for the pacers and even the batters can score runs if they do play long. The par score on this wicket is between 150-160 and bowling first is a good option.

Here are last 2 T20I matches average scores of both Innings at ST GEORGE PARK grounds:

T20I Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 169 runs

T20I Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 146 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

ODI Stats

  • Total matches
    9
  • Matches won batting first
    3
  • Matches won bowling first
    6
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    236.40
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    216.0
  • Highest total recorded
    274
  • Lowest total recorded
    262
  • Highest score chased
    266
  • Lowest score defended
    262

T20 Stats

  • Total matches
    2
  • Matches won batting first
    2
  • Matches won bowling first
    0
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    168.50
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    146.0
  • Highest total recorded
    179
  • Lowest total recorded
    146
  • Highest score chased
    NA
  • Lowest score defended
    158

Test Stats

  • Total matches
    9
  • Matches won batting first
    6
  • Matches won bowling first
    2
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    375.20
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    208.60
  • Average 3rd Inns scores
    223.50
  • Average 3rd Inns scores Average 4th Inns scores
    175.20