SEDDON PARK STADIUM, HAMILTON

SEDDON PARK STADIUM (HAMILTON)

Seddon Park is a cricket ground in Hamilton, New Zealand. It is the fourth-largest cricket ground in the country, and is renowned for its "village green" setting, affording a picnic atmosphere for spectators. Seddon Park was named after Richard Seddon, the longest-serving Prime Minister of New Zealand. The ground is used for hosting Twenty20 International matches, One Day International matches as well as Test matches. It has hosted a total of 9 T20Is, 34 ODIs and 25 Test matches. The first ODI played here was between New Zealand and India on 15 February 1981, which New Zealand won by 57 runs. The first Test match was played on 22–26 February 1991, between New Zealand and Sri Lanka, which was a draw.

 

 

 

SEDDON PARK STADIUM (HAMILTON) Pitch Report

Seddon Park is a round, well-grassed ground with a centre block of nine pitches, running approximately north to south. These pitches are usually very good for batting. There is an embankment going around three-quarters of the perimeter, with a tall hedgerow outside this embankment.

 

SEDDON PARK STADIUM (HAMILTON) Pitch Report

Test Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

Seddon Park has nine pitch strips. The five strips on the city side of the wicket block are Patumahoe clay, the four on the Frankton side of the ground are Waikari. Out the back the nets are also split and are prepared to as closely replicate the wicket block as possible. There is a grass embankment going around three-quarters around the venue. The match proved to be a test of who could cope best with seam bowling with both sides sporting decent fast bowling options.

Here are last 4 tests matches average scores of both Innings at SEDDON PARK grounds:

 

Test Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 375 runs

Test Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 388 runs

Test Matches 3rd Innings Average Score – 302 Runs

Test Matches 4th Innings Average Score – 207 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

 

 

SEDDON PARK STADIUM (HAMILTON) Pitch Report

ODI Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

 

Seddon Park organised 16 ODI matches. Whichever team wins the toss in this ground decides to bowl first.  So far 16 matches have been played in this ground.  In which 11 matches have been won by the team bowling first.

Here are last 5 ODI matches average scores of both Innings at SEDDON PARK grounds:

 

ODI Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 226 runs

ODI Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 228 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

 

 

SEDDON PARK STADIUM (HAMILTON) Pitch Report

T20I Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

The Seddon Park has been a happy hunting ground for the New Zealand cricket team. The stadium has played host to 10 T20I matches so far, where the hosts have emerged victorious eight times.The pitch at this venue assists the batsmen. In the 11 T20Is played on this ground, the team batting first has finished with a score below 150 on only one occasion.

 

Here are last 5 T20I matches average scores of both Innings at SEDDON PARK grounds:

T20I Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 177 runs

T20I Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 163 runs

 

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

 

 

SUPER SMASH Match Pitch Report and Toss Factor:

This ground pitch is both batting and bowling friendly ground for super smash matches. In this ground total 22 smash t20 matches played in which 13 matches won by batting first team.

If any team won the toss in this ground they decided to bat first.

 

Here are last 5 T20 matches average scores of both Innings at SEDDON PARK grounds:

T20 Matches 1st Innings Average Score – 153 runs

T20 Matches 2nd Innings Average Score – 146 runs

LAST 10 YEARS OUTCOME

 

ODI Stats

  • Total matches
    17
  • Matches won batting first
    6
  • Matches won bowling first
    11
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    268.20
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    239.40
  • Highest total recorded
    363
  • Lowest total recorded
    92
  • Highest score chased
    347
  • Lowest score defended
    246

T20 Stats

  • Total matches
    33
  • Matches won batting first
    19
  • Matches won bowling first
    12
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    171.60
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    142.30
  • Highest total recorded
    217
  • Lowest total recorded
    72
  • Highest score chased
    175
  • Lowest score defended
    142

Test Stats

  • Total matches
    9
  • Matches won batting first
    3
  • Matches won bowling first
    4
  • Average 1st Inns scores
    325.60
  • Average 2nd Inns scores
    343.80
  • Average 3rd Inns scores
    222.80
  • Average 4th Inns scores
    169.80