Pitch Report: 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup – Edgbaston, Birmingham

Pitch Report
Edgbaston generic general view 2017 PA

Edgbaston: Overview

Established: 1882
Capacity: 24,803
Floodlights: Yes
Ends: Pavilion End, Birmingham End
Home Teams: Warwickshire, England

2019 Cricket World Cup fixtures:
June 19, 1030 BST/1500 IST: New Zealand v South Africa – New Zealand 8/11, South Africa 11/10
June 26, 1030 BST/1500 IST: New Zealand v Pakistan – New Zealand 4/7, Pakistan 11/8
June 30, 1330 BST/1800 IST: England v India – England 8/13, India 5/4
July 2, 1030 BST/1500 IST: Bangladesh v India – Bangladesh 5/1, India 1/7
July 11, 1030 BST/1500 IST: Semi-final: 2nd v 3rd

Edgbaston: ODI statistics

Matches: 58
Won batting first: 24 (46%)
Won batting second: 27 (52%)
Tied: 1 (2%)
No result/abandoned: 6

Won toss: W25 L26 T1 NR6
Won toss, batted: W7 L9 NR3
Won toss, fielded: W18 L17 T1 NR3

Highest total: England 408/9 (50/50 overs) v New Zealand, June 9 2015
Lowest total: Australia 70 (25.2/55 overs) v England, June 4 1977

300+ totals: 6
400+ totals: 1

Runs per over: 4.60
Runs per wicket: 28.34


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Edgbaston: Last 10 ODIs

June 15 2017: India (265/1, 40.1/50 overs) bt Bangladesh (264/7, 50/50 overs) by nine wickets
June 10 2017: England (240/4, 40.2/40.2 overs, target: 201) bt Australia (277/9, 50/50 overs) by 40 runs (DLS method)
June 7 2017: Pakistan (119/3, 27/27 overs, target: 101) bt South Africa (219/8, 50/50 overs) by 19 runs (DLS method)
June 4 2017: India (319/3, 48/48 overs) bt Pakistan (164, 33.4/41 overs, target: 289) by 124 runs (DLS method)
June 2 2017: Australia (53/3, 9/33 overs, target: 235) v New Zealand (291, 45/46 overs) – No Result
June 24 2016: England (256/0, 34.1/50 overs) bt Sri Lanka (254/7, 50/50 overs) by 10 wickets
June 9 2015: England (408/9, 50/50 overs) bt New Zealand (198, 31.1/50 overs) by 210 runs
Sept 2 2014: India (212/1, 30.3/50 overs) bt England (206, 49.3/50 overs) by nine wickets
June 3 2014: Sri Lanka (222/4, 48.3/50 overs) bt England (219, 48.1/50 overs) by six wickets
Sept 11 2013: England (59/3, 15.1/50 overs) v Australia – No Result

Edgbaston: ODI record by country

England: P38 W22 L13 NR3
Bangladesh: P3 L3
New Zealand: P10 W3 L3 NR4
India: P10 W7 L3
South Africa: P8 W4 L3 T1
Pakistan: P13 W5 L8

Edgbaston: Individual ODI stats

Centuries: 19
Five-wicket hauls: 8

Highest scores:
171* (201), Glenn Turner (New Zealand) v East Africa, June 7 1975
167* (163), Robin Smith (England) v Australia, May 21 1993
154 (140), Andrew Strauss (England) v Bangladesh, July 12 2010
133* (110), Alex Hales (England) v Sri Lanka, June 24 2016
129 (77), Jos Buttler (England) v New Zealand, June 9 2015
123* (129), Rohit Sharma (India) v Bangladesh, June 15 2017
116* (122), Shivnarine Chanderpaul (West Indies) v England, July 4 2007
115 (159), Graham Gooch (England) v Australia, June 1 1985
113 (122), Mark Waugh (Australia) v England, May 21 1993
113 (132), Nick Knight (England) v Pakistan, August 31 1996

Paddy’s Power Prices – New Zealand v South Africa

Best bowling:
9-0-52-6, Josh Hazlewood (Australia) v New Zealand, June 2 2017
6-1-11-5, Shahid Afridi (Pakistan) v Kenya, Sept 14 2004
8.5-3-18-5, Gary Cosier (Australia) v England, June 4 1977
11-5-20-5, Greg Chappell (Australia) v England, June 4 1977
10-3-21-5, Alan Hurst (Australia) v Canada, June 16 1979
9.2-1-36-5, Shaun Pollock (South Africa) v Australia, June 17 1999
11-1-45-5, Chris Pringle (New Zealand) v England, May 19 1994
10-0-50-5, Vanburn Holder (West Indies) v England, Aug 30 1976


SEE ALSO:

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Full squad lists

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Fixtures, results and standings

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: All you need to know

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