ARUN JAITLEY STADIUM, NEW DELHI

ARUN JAITLEY STADIUM (NEW DELHI)

Arun Jaitley Stadium is a cricket stadium located at Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi. It was established in 1883 as the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium, being near the Kotla fort, it is the second oldest international cricket stadium still functional in India, after the Eden Gardens of Kolkata. Home to the Delhi Ranji team and the Delhi Daredevils, the Feroz Shah Kotla, is the second oldest international cricket stadium in India. The stadium gets its name from its location. It is in the vicinity of the Feroz Shah Kotla, a fortress built by Sultan Feroz Shah Tughlaq. Having been established in 1883, the ground has undergone some heavy reconstruction over the years. Colloquially, the locals also call the stadium 'Kotla', which literally means citadel or fortress. The first international game here was a Test match between India and the West Indies in 1948.

ARUN JAITLEY STADIUM (NEW DELHI) Pitch Report

In 1883, the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium was established near Kotla Fort. On 12 September 2019, the name of Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium was changed to Arun Jaitley Stadium. Total capacity is 41820.

Initially, on the pitch of Arun Jaitley Stadium, you get to see the light grass. In the first sessions of the first innings of the Test match top-order batsmen need to be careful with the swing bowling. But after first session, it becomes easy to bat here and there can be made big scores as here an average of 410 runs are scored in the first innings. Good scores are seen here in the second and third innings as well. Here you will get to see the game till the last day. Spinners get lots of help on the fourth and fifth days and on this ground, Anil Kumble made a record of taking 10 wickets in an innings.

ARUN JAITLEY STADIUM (NEW DELHI) Pitch Report

Test Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

According to the average score of 4 innings of the last five matches played at the Arun Jaitley Stadium, we can say that there are lots of runs made in first days of the Test match. And comparably in 3rd and 4th innings of the Test very few runs are scored according to the average scores records. Here the team that wins the toss decides to bat first because in the first innings team can score big score and put pressure on the opponent team. In the beginning, batsmen need to manage the swing. Here 500+ runs have also scored in the first innings. In the third and fourth innings, the spinners are helped by the foot marks of the fast bowlers.

Here are last 3 tests matches average scores of both Innings at ARUN JAITLEY CRICKET  ground:

Test Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 378 runs

Test Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 256 runs

Test Matches 3rd Innings Average Score – 226 runs

Test Matches 4th Innings Average Score – 201 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

ARUN JAITLEY STADIUM (NEW DELHI) Pitch Report

ODI Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

In ODI One Day International matches, the pitch here is excellent for batting first. In the last 5 matches played here, more scores are scored in the first innings then from the second innings. Here in the last 5 matches, the team batting first has won 4 matches and the team chasing won just 1 because in the first innings the ball comes well on the bat and it is easy to score runs, so every team would like to bat first on this pitch in ODI.

Here are last 5 ODI matches average scores of both Innings at ARUN JAITLEY CRICKET  ground:

ODI Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 209 runs

ODI Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 190 runs

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ARUN JAITLEY STADIUM (NEW DELHI) Pitch Report

T20I Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

Both T20 innings average scores difference is just of 10 runs and there is no such difference, both innings have similar amount of runs. Here the team that wins the toss decides to bowl, so that the team batting can chase the score by limiting the low score. The first bowling team has won 3 matches here in last 5 T20 matches. According to the last 5 T20 matches, the first bowling team has won 3 matches and the first batting team has won 2 matches.

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

T20I Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 159 runs

T20I Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 150 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

IPL Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

According to these last 5 IPL matches both innings average score at Arun Jaitley stadium, we can say that there is no such difference because all the last 5 matches were very close and chasing score team won 3 matches on this ground in IPL, so we can inferred that both innings get almost same runs but normally team chasing the score wins the match.  Toss is depends on the team weaknesses and strengths, if there dew predicted in the second innings then winnings toss team go with bowling first. In IPL at Delhi, Arun Jaitley Stadium team chasing the score won more matches than the team batting first. Team who bowled first won total 3 matches out of last 5 IPL matches at this ground and team batting first won 2 matches.

Here are last 5 IPL matches average scores of both Innings at ARUN JAITLEY CRICKET  ground:

IPL Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 179 runs

IPL Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 170 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

ODI Stats

  • Total matches
    5
  • Matches won batting first
    4
  • Matches won bowling first
    1
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    208.60
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    190.00
  • Highest total recorded
    330
  • Lowest total recorded
    99
  • Highest score chased
    237
  • Lowest score defended
    167

T20 Stats

  • Total matches
    64
  • Matches won batting first
    28
  • Matches won bowling first
    36
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    166.0
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    152.20
  • Highest total recorded
    220
  • Lowest total recorded
    83
  • Highest score chased
    218
  • Lowest score defended
    143

Test Stats

  • Total matches
    3
  • Matches won batting first
    1
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    377.30
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    255.30
  • Average 3rd Inns scores
    225.70
  • Average 4th Inns scores
    200.0