THE WANDERERS STADIUM, JOHANNESBURG

THE WANDERERS STADIUM (JOHANNESBURG)

The Imperial Wanderers Stadium (affectionately known as the Bullring due to its intimidating atmosphere) is a stadium situated just south of Sandton in Illovo, Johannesburg in Gauteng Province, South Africa. Test, One Day and First class cricket matches are played here. It is also the home ground for the Highveld Lions, formerly known as Gauteng (Transvaal). The stadium has a seating capacity of 34,000, and was built in 1956 to replace the Old Wanderers Stadium.

THE WANDERERS STADIUM (JOHANNESBURG)Pitch Report

The Wanderers Stadium Johannesburg pitch report is very crucial. The pitch at The Wanderers Stadium could help bowlers more than the batters. Scoring big at this venue could be challenging.

THE WANDERERS STADIUM (JOHANNESBURG)Pitch Report

Test Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

The Old Wanderers first hosted Test cricket in 1896, when South Africa faced England and George Lohmann claimed 9 for 28 in South Africa's first innings to help the English to a convincing innings victory.The ground is also very well suited for the players with brilliant lighting, quick outfields and a great pitch that favours both the batsmen and the bowlers.In this ground 10 test matches played in last 10 year in which 6 matches won by batting first team and 3 by batting second team. 

Here are last 5 tests matches average scores of both Innings at WANDERERS STADIUM  grounds:

Test Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 299 runs

Test Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 218 runs

Test Matches 3rd Innings Average Score – 270 Runs

Test Matches 4th Innings Average Score – 162 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

THE WANDERERS STADIUM (JOHANNESBURG)Pitch Report

ODI Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

In all the last five ODIs at this venue, only the chasing teams managed to achieve victories (including one rain-curtailed chasing) while the first batting teams always failed to score at least 300 runs. This venue is famous for chasing the world-record ODI target of 435 runs by the hosts’ Proteas against Australia on 12th March 2006. But since then, there is only one more successful 300+ ODI chasing at this venue.  teams batting second have won 4 times out of 7 games in last 10 years .

Here are last 5 ODI matches average scores of both Innings at WANDERERS grounds:

ODI Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 267 runs

ODI Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 258 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

THE WANDERERS STADIUM (JOHANNESBURG)Pitch Report

T20I Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

the pitches were favourable for batting, The batsman have enjoyed batting on the flat pitch at the WANDERERS Ground. The captain winning the toss should bat first.In this ground which team win the toss in T20I matches here prefer batting first. Run chasing is not very easy on this ground. out of last 8 matches 6 matches was won by batting first team, Here are last 5 T20I matches average scores of both Innings at WANDERERS grounds:

T20I Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 182 runs

T20I Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 148 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

 

ODI Stats

  • Total matches
    8
  • Matches won batting first
    3
  • Matches won bowling first
    5
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    253.90
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    248.50
  • Highest total recorded
    343
  • Lowest total recorded
    164
  • Highest score chased
    312
  • Lowest score defended
    190

T20 Stats

  • Matches won bowling first
    2
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    188.10
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    134.70
  • Highest total recorded
    219
  • Lowest total recorded
    71
  • Highest score chased
    188
  • Lowest score defended
    196

Test Stats

  • Total matches
    11
  • Matches won batting first
    6
  • Matches won bowling first
    4
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    294.0
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    214.30
  • Average 3rd Inns scores
    264.90
  • Average 4th Inns scores
    215.50