GRANGE CRICKET CLUB, EDINBURGH

GRANGE CRICKET CLUB (EDINBURGH)

The Grange Club is a cricket and sports club in the Stockbridge district of Edinburgh, Scotland. The cricket ground, commonly known as The Grange, is the regular home of the Scotland national cricket team, and is situated adjacent to the Edinburgh Academy sports ground, which is in Raeburn Place.

GRANGE CRICKET CLUB (EDINBURGH)Pitch Report

 The pitch at the Grange Cricket Club ground is a perfectly sporting wicket with equal assistance for both the batters and the bowlers. The ball comes easily onto the bat in the initial stages of the match and the batsmen are able to play their shots at ease. As the match progresses, the spinners come into play as there’s enough bit of help for the spinners in the pitch. It is generally seen in Edinburgh that the teams chasing a total get into trouble.

GRANGE CRICKET CLUB (EDINBURGH)Pitch Report

ODI Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

Although this is a batting pitch, ODI teams prefer batting first because of the dew effect. The ground has dry pitch and it supports batsmen and spin bowlers, and also slightly grassy, which thus supports slow bowlers. Therefore, it becomes important for a side to win the toss to decide there choice. As of now 5 ODI Matches played here in last 10 years and most of the toss won chose to bat first as it becomes hard for the bowler side to chase down the target. As out of 5 matches,4 won by the side batting first.

 

Here are last 5 ODI matches average scores of both Innings at Grange Club:

ODI Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 300 runs

ODI Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 255 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

GRANGE CRICKET CLUB (EDINBURGH)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. Mostly because of the dew factor. A total of 5 matches played here in last 10 year where the side batting first won 4 matches and the side batting second won 1 matches. In addition, the pitch does not seemed favourable to the side chasing down the target.

Here are last 5 T20I matches average scores of both Innings at Grange Club:

T20I Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 164 runs

T20I Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 135 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

ODI Stats

  • Total matches
    6
  • Matches won batting first
    4
  • Matches won bowling first
    2
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    319.50
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    239.50
  • Highest total recorded
    371
  • Lowest total recorded
    132
  • Highest score chased
    307
  • Lowest score defended
    178

T20 Stats

  • Total matches
    7
  • Matches won batting first
    6
  • Matches won bowling first
    1
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    186.14
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    141.00
  • Highest total recorded
    204
  • Lowest total recorded
    82
  • Highest score chased
    177
  • Lowest score defended
    136