The 45th match of the ICC ODI World Cup 2023 will be played between India and Netherlands on Sunday, November 12 at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru.
Team India has been a paragon of consistency in the 2023 World Cup, winning all eight matches played so far and standing as the only undefeated team in the tournament. With a confirmed spot in the semifinals, this match offers the Men in Blue a chance to use it as a valuable practice opportunity, entering the next all important semi finals phase with unwavering confidence.
On the other hand, the Netherlands has been eliminated from the 2023 World Cup after winning only two of their nine matches. With no tangible rewards or consequences, they are determined to make this match count, presenting a tough challenge to Team India and concluding their tournament journey on a positive note.
However, before that, let’s take a look at the pitch report and ground stats of the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium:
IND vs NED: M. Chinnaswamy Stadium Pitch Report
The M. Chinnaswamy Stadium pitch, as evident throughout the tournament, is a batting paradise, offering little forgiveness for bowlers who err in line and length. Initial overs may favour fast bowlers, with spinners coming into play during the middle stages. Opting to bat first after winning the toss is advisable to build a formidable total.
IND vs NED: M. Chinnaswamy Stadium Ground Stats
- Total matches 42
- Matches won batting first 15
- Matches won bowling first 23
- Average 1st Inns scores 236
- Average 2nd Inns scores 215
- Highest total recorded 401/6 (50 Ov) by NZ vs PAK
- Lowest total recorded 114/10 (38.5 Ov) by INDW vs RSAW
- Highest score chased 329/7 (49.1 Ov) by IRE vs ENG
- Lowest score defended 166/4 (22 Ov) by IND vs ENG