The Sheikh Zayed Stadium is a huge cricket ground in Abu Dhabi, UAE, it is a huge stadium that holds around 20,000 people approximately. The stadium was opened in the year 2004 and it was approximately cost $23 million to build. Check Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium.
In 2021 most IPL matches were played at this stadium and also now the second leg of IPL is scheduled over here, a total of around eight matches will be played.
The weather and the pitch of the match are awesome and it doesn’t cause any problem for the team or players and even the audience enjoy it. So now let us check out the complete details about Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium Pitch Report, Boundary Length, T20 Record, Location, Capacity.
Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium Pitch Report
Talking about the pitch of stadium is not much different as of other stadiums in UAE it is very similar. It is dry and humid weather, also little grass for less bouncing of the bowl and for the low pace of deck.
Also sometimes it becomes difficult for the person who is batting to judge their opponent’s bowling styles, it is not an easy task and they find it difficult to play a shot. Whereas to make scoring runs or boundaries is also not very easy as it seems.
|Home Teams:||UAE Cricket Team|
Afghanistan Cricket Team
|End Names:||North End|
|Ground Size:||135 Meters|
|Boundary Length:||76M Long on|
77M Long Off
- 76M long On
- 65M Straight
- 77M long Off
|Matches won batting first||22|
|Matches won batting second||25|
|Average 1st Inns scores||140|
|Average 2nd Inns scores||129|
|Highest total recorded||225/7 (20 Ov) by IRE vs AFG|
|Lowest total recorded||87/10 (18.3 Ov) by HK vs OMAN|
|Highest score chased||166/6 (19.4 Ov) by HK vs AFG|
|Lowest score defended||129/6 (20 Ov) by ENG vs PAK|