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SA vs SL ICC Cricket World Cup 2023: Arun Jaitley Stadium Delhi Pitch Report, Venue Stats, Record

By Sonam G

The fourth match of the ICC World Cup 2023 between South Africa and Sri Lanka will be played at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi. This should be an exciting match between these two sides.

Arun Jaitley Stadium Delhi 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.

Arun Jaitley Stadium Stats

Matches: 28

Home Side Won – 13

Visiting Side Won – 7

Neutral Side Won – 5

Matches Won Batting 1st: 13

Matches Won Batting 2nd: 14

Highest Team Total: 330/8 by West Indies vs Netherland

Lowest Team Total: 99 All Out by South Africa vs India

Highest Successful Chase – 281/4 by India vs Sri Lanka

Lowest Total Defended – 167 by India vs Pakistan

Average 1st Innings Score: 230

Average 2nd Innings Score: 203

Arun Jaitley Stadium Record

Total ODI Centuries – 8

Total ODI Half Century – 60

Best Bowling Figures – 6/27 by Kemar Roach vs Netherlands

Highest Individual Score – 145 by Ricky Ponting vs Zimbabwe

Total ODI Sixes – 135

Total ODI Fours – 890

Scoring Pattern

Below  200: 6

Score between 200 and 249: 8

Score between 250 and 299: 8

Above Score 300: 2

Delhi Weather Report

The temperature is expected to around 31°C on the match day with 89% humidity and 4.1 km/h wind speed. And the Visiblity is 3 KM. There are 38% chances of precipitation during the game.

Arun Jaitley Stadium World Cup Record 

Matches – 6

Won Batting First – 2

Won Chasing – 4

Highest total – 330/8 by West Indies vs Netherlands in 2011

Lowest Total – 115 by Netherlands vs West Indies in 2011

Highest Successful Chase – 272/4 by Sri Lanka vs India in 1996

Lowest Total Defended – 289/6 by India vs Australia in 1987

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.