EDGBASTON CRICKET GROUND, BIRMINGHAM

EDGBASTON CRICKET GROUND (BIRMINGHAM)

Edgbaston Cricket Ground, also known as the County Ground or Edgbaston Stadium, is a cricket ground in the Edgbaston area of Birmingham, England. It is home to Warwickshire County Cricket Club and its T20 team Birmingham Bears. Edgbaston has also been the venue for Test matches, One-Day Internationals and Twenty20 Internationals. Edgbaston has hosted the T20 Finals Day more than any other cricket ground. Edgbaston is the main home ground for the Birmingham Phoenix men's team in The Hundred competition from 2021.

Edgbaston was the first English ground outside Lord's to host a major international one-day tournament final when it hosted the ICC Champions Trophy final in 2013. With permanent seating for approximately 25,000 spectators, it is the fourth-largest cricketing venue in England, after Lord's, Old Trafford and The Oval.

 

EDGBASTON CRICKET GROUND ( BIRMINGHAM )Pitch Report

Batsman enjoy there batting in this ground in all formats. Bowlers little more struggling for taking wickets. The pitch is dry The wicket is more flatter recently. The task is quite difficult for spin bowlers.

EDGBASTON CRICKET GROUND (BIRMINGHAM )Pitch Report

Test Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

Only 6 test matches played in last 10 year in which 4 matches won by batting first team and 2 by batting second team. Out of 6 matches 4 matches won by home team.

Here are last 5 tests matches average scores of both Innings at EDGBASTON ground:

Test Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 303 runs

Test Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 314 runs

Test Matches 3rd Innings Average Score – 272 runs

Test Matches 4th Innings Average Score –134 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

EDGBASTON CRICKET GROUND (BIRMINGHAM )Pitch Report

ODI Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

The track at Edgbaston offers good support to fast bowlers. The side movement from the pitch puzzles the batsman. In last 10 years 22 ODI matches played in which 14 matches won by chasing team. If any team won the toss in this ground than they decided to bowling first.

Here are last 5 ODI matches average scores of both Innings at EDGBASTON  ground:

ODI Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 289 runs

ODI Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 279 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

EDGBASTON CRICKET GROUND (BIRMINGHAM )Pitch Report

T20I Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

The teams winning the toss at T20I matches usually prefer batting first because the ground has a punching/batting pitch and in last 10 years 3 T20I matches played and all matches won by batting first team.

Here are last 3 T20I matches average scores of both Innings at EDGBASTON ground:

T20I Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 188 runs

T20I Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 170 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

BLAST T20 Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

Toss is not so important but if any team won the toss than they decided to batting first because last 26 matches 15 matches won by batting first team.

Here are last 5 IPL matches average scores of both Innings at EDGBASTON ground:

BLAST Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 161 runs

BLAST Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 148 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

ODI Stats

  • Total matches
    22
  • Matches won batting first
    8
  • Matches won bowling first
    14
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    135.75
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    119.18
  • Highest total recorded
    408
  • Lowest total recorded
    102
  • Highest score chased
    356
  • Lowest score defended
    129

T20 Stats

  • Total matches
    30
  • Matches won batting first
    19
  • Matches won bowling first
    11
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    161.00
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    136.77
  • Highest total recorded
    207
  • Lowest total recorded
    63
  • Highest score chased
    184
  • Lowest score defended
    98

Test Stats

  • Total matches
    7
  • Matches won batting first
    4
  • Matches won bowling first
    3
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    319.60
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    309.90
  • Average 3rd Inns scores
    268.70
  • Average 4th Inns scores
    175.30