VIDARBHA CRICKET ASSOCIATION STADIUM, NAGPUR

VIDARBHA CRICKET ASSOCIATION STADIUM (NAGPUR)

The Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, also known as New VCA Stadium, is a cricket ground in Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. It is the largest cricket stadium in India in terms of field area .The ground, located at Jamtha on the southern outskirts of Nagpur, was inaugurated in 2008, replacing the old Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground as the city's main stadium. The qualities of the stadium have been praised by the International Cricket Council. VCA Stadium is the home ground for the Vidarbha and Central Zone teams for the domestic Ranji Trophy and Duleep Trophy tournaments,

VCA STADIUM (NAGPUR) Pitch Report

The curator has promised that the dead track from 2012 will not be repeated, but that it will start to spin from day one already. This is not good news for the Proteas, who will want to bat first and get settled before that turn arrives.

VCA STADIUM (NAGPUR) Pitch Report

Test Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

This pitch is supporting batsman in first innings. bowlers get help from this pitch in second innings. In last 10 years only 3 test matches played in this ground in which 1 match won by batting first team and 1 won by batting second team and 1 match was drawn.

Here are last 3 tests matches average scores of both Innings at VCA ground:

Test Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 250 runs

Test Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 194 runs

Test Matches 3rd Innings Average Score – 238 runs

Test Matches 4th Innings Average Score – 186 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

VCA STADIUM (NAGPUR) Pitch Report

ODI Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

The last ODI played here was also between India and Australia with the hosts chasing down 350 four years ago.

Those were the days when the pitch produced high scoring games but of late it has become slower and lower.In last 10 years only 2 ODI played in this ground in which 1 match won by batting first team and 1 by batting second team.

Here are last 2 ODI matches average scores of both Innings at VCA ground:

ODI Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 300 runs

ODI Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 297 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

VCA STADIUM (NAGPUR) Pitch Report

T20I Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

Considering this format, the wicket looks a balanced one. Even the bowlers are having a great tournament with the ball so far. Anything over 160-170 puts pressure automatically on the teams chasing. Batting first is a good option on this wicket. In last 10 years only 4 matches played in which 3 matches won by batting first team and 1 by batting second team.

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

T20I Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 127 runs

T20I Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 111 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

ODI Stats

  • Total matches
    2
  • Matches won batting first
    1
  • Matches won bowling first
    1
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    300.00
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    296.50
  • Highest total recorded
    351
  • Lowest total recorded
    78
  • Highest score chased
    350
  • Lowest score defended
    250

T20 Stats

  • Total matches
    5
  • Matches won batting first
    3
  • Matches won bowling first
    2
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    127.00
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    111.00
  • Highest total recorded
    186
  • Lowest total recorded
    79
  • Highest score chased
    122
  • Lowest score defended
    123

Test Stats

  • Total matches
    3
  • Matches won batting first
    1
  • Matches won bowling first
    1
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    250.00
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    338.30
  • Average 3rd Inns scores
    230.30
  • Average 4th Inns scores
    185.00