The 24th match of the ICC World Cup 2023 will be played between Australia and Netherlands on Wednesday, October 25 at Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi.
Australia had a rough start to their campaign, facing consecutive defeats at the hands of India and South Africa. However, they rebounded strongly by defeating both Sri Lanka and Pakistan in their following two matches. The team appears to be in great form and is determined to maintain their winning streak in the tournament.
On the other hand, Netherlands have played four matches, winning just one while losing three. They currently find themselves at the lower end of the points table, having suffered a recent five-wicket defeat against Sri Lanka. To have any hope of success against Australia in this game, they will need to put forth their best efforts.
However, before heading into this game, let’s take a look at the pitch report, ground stats and record of the Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi:
AUS vs NED: Arun Jaitley Stadium Pitch Report
The pitch at Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi has proven to be a paradise for batters throughout the tournament. Every match held here has witnessed high-scoring affairs, and the batters have consistently dominated from the very start. Bowlers will be under immense pressure and must maintain an exceptionally tight line and length to prevent any room for error.
Out of the 30 ODI matches conducted at this venue, 15 have been won by teams batting first, and 15 by teams bowling first. This balanced record hints that the toss might not have a major impact, and whoever bats first should look to put a big total on the board.
AUS vs NED: Arun Jaitley Stadium Ground Stats
- Total matches 31
- Matches won batting first 15
- Matches won bowling first 15
- Average 1st Inns scores 233
- Average 2nd Inns scores 210
- Highest total recorded 428/5 (50 Ov) by RSA vs SL
- Lowest total recorded 99/10 (27.1 Ov) by RSA vs IND
- Highest score chased 281/4 (40.5 Ov) by IND vs SL
- Lowest score defended 174/7 (50 Ov) by NZW vs INDW