HIMACHAL PRADESH CRICKET ASSOCIATION STADIUM, DHARAMSHALA

HIMACHAL PRADESH CRICKET ASSOCIATION STADIUM (DHARAMSHALA)

Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, abbreviated as the HPCA Stadium, is a picturesque cricket stadium located in the city of DharamshalaKangra districtHimachal PradeshIndia. The town of Dharamsala is best known internationally as the home of the Dalai Lama of Tibet. It is also considered as one of the most beautiful cricket grounds in the world.

HPCA CRICKET STADIUM (DHARAMSHALA) Pitch Report

the pitch here usually offers a lot of runs. Since the ground is located at a high altitude, the ball travels faster as well. In addition, the dew becomes a major factor in the evening if you're playing during the September-March period. That's the reason why teams prefer to chase at this venue.
Apart from four IPL games in last 10 years, the ground has also hosted four ODIs.

HPCA CRICKET STADIUM (DHARAMSHALA) Pitch Report

Test Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

only 1 test matches played on this ground As we have seen all 4 Test innings average scores of last 1Test matches at HPCA Stadium, we can say that in first 2 innings there are lots of runs made and very few runs made in the last 2 innings. It can be clearly inferred that in first days of the Test match, batting is lot easier and slowly this pitch starts to be difficult for batting. Team winning the toss always decides to bowl first because in the initial hours on the fresh pitch. Batsmen need to be managed the swing. But after the ball becomes bit older, it becomes easy for the batsman to score runs here.

Here are last 1 tests matches average scores of both Innings at HPCA CRICKET  ground:

Test Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 330 runs

Test Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 332 runs

Test Matches 3rd Innings Average Score – 137 runs

Test Matches 4th Innings Average Score – 106 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

HPCA CRICKET STADIUM (DHARAMSHALA) Pitch Report

ODI Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

It has been seen that the team that wins the toss on this ground always choose bowling first because it is easy to chase the score here. 4 ODI matches played on this ground in which 3 matches won by chasing team.

Here are last 4 ODI matches average scores of both Innings at HPCA CRICKET  ground:

ODI Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 222 runs

ODI Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 198 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

HPCA CRICKET STADIUM (DHARAMSHALA) Pitch Report

T20I Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

The surface is something of an unknown and the rule in India is when in doubt bat first as it should take spin late in the game regardless of how it starts off. The toss, while important may not prove to be decisive in what has been a keenly contested series. In this ground 4 T20I  matches played inm which 3 matches won by batting first team.

Here are last 4 T20I matches average scores of both Innings at HPCA CRICKET  ground:

T20I Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 158 runs

T20I Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 130 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

IPL Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

No lots of IPL matches played on this ground. This is a batting pitch ,bowler not getting too much helps from this pitch.

Here are last 4 IPL matches average scores of both Innings at HPCA CRICKET  ground:

IPL Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 148 runs

IPL Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 140runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

ODI Stats

  • Total matches
    4
  • Matches won batting first
    1
  • Matches won bowling first
    3
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    214.50
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    201.50
  • Highest total recorded
    330
  • Lowest total recorded
    112
  • Highest score chased
    226
  • Lowest score defended
    330

T20 Stats

  • Total matches
    10
  • Matches won batting first
    5
  • Matches won bowling first
    5
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    161.80
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    144.30
  • Highest total recorded
    200
  • Lowest total recorded
    65
  • Highest score chased
    199
  • Lowest score defended
    142

Test Stats

  • Total matches
    1
  • Matches won batting first
    0
  • Matches won bowling first
    1
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    300.0
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    332.0
  • Average 3rd Inns scores
    137.0
  • Average 4th Inns scores
    106.0