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IND vs AUS ICC Cricket World Cup 2023: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai Pitch Report, Venue Stats, Record

By Sonam G

The fifth match of the ICC World Cup 2023 between India and Australia will be played at the M Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. This should be an exciting match between these two sides.

MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai pitch report

The surface here has always provided assistance to the spinners and it will be a sluggish wicket. The last time an ODI was played at this venue was in 2022 when South Africa were bowled out for 99 with spinners taking 9 out of the 13 wickets in the game. The average score at this venue is 230.

MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai Stats

Matches: 23

Home Side Won – 7

Visiting Side Won – 6

Neutral Side Won – 9

Matches Won Batting 1st: 14

Matches Won Batting 2nd: 8

Highest Team Total: 337/7 ACC Asian XI vs ACA African XI in 2007

Lowest Team Total: 69 All Out by Kenya vs New Zealand

Highest Successful Chase – 291/2 by West Indies vs India in 2019

Lowest Total Defended – 269 by India vs New Zealand

Average 1st Innings Score: 233

Average 2nd Innings Score: 203

MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai Record

Total ODI Centuries – 16

Total ODI Half Century – 44

Best Bowling Figures – 5/51 by Ravi Rampaul vs India

Highest Individual Score – 194 by Saeed Anwar vs India

Total ODI Sixes – 171

Total ODI Fours – 852

Scoring Pattern

Below  200: 6

Score between 200 and 249: 8

Score between 250 and 299: 8

Above Score 300: 2

MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai Weather Report

The maximum temperature during the day is expected to reach 34°C. At night, the temperature is likely to drop to 29°C. While we might see passing showers during the game, the chances of a complete washout look bleak

MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai World Cup Record 

Matches – 7

Won Batting First – 5

Won Chasing – 2

Highest total – 289/4 by Australia vs New Zealand

Lowest Total – 69 all out by Kenya

Highest Successful Chase – 289/4 by Australia vs New Zealand

Lowest Total Defended – 171 by England

Previous One Day Match played at this venue was between India and South Africa where South Africa were all out for 99 and in reply India chased it down losing 3 wickets. Pacers took 9 out of the 13 wickets in that match.

Sonam G

A cricket fan trying to analyze the game from a different point of view.