WACA Perth Pitch Report
Perth Cricket stadium popularly known as WACA ground is located on the western side of Australia in Perth. WACA , Perth . Perth Pitch Report is a bowler’s paradise. In world of hitters ,you rarely see wickets supporting bowlers. Perth is exactly a fast bowler’s wicket with good bounce and quickness in pitch.
Name : WACA , Perth cricket ground.
Address : Nelson Cres, East Perth Western Australia (WA) 6004, Australia
Telephone : +61 8 9265 7222 , +61 (8) 9265 7275
WACA Perth ground capacity : 20,000 Approx
Perth Pitch Report – The pitch at WACA is one of the best wicket supporting fast bowlers .However,over last few months the pitch is getting more flat and easier to bat on.
Tests : Perth Pitch Report :
- The first test match here was played between Australia and England in 1970 on December 11.
- WACA ,Perth highest score: 735 for 6 declared by Australia against Zimbabwe.
- Average score 1st innings score : 329
- Average score 2nd innings score : 318
- Test Toss Prediction – Batting first is the best option after winning the toss.
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ODI : Perth Pitch Report
Pitch is good for bowlers for movement. The hard bounce and speed pitch ofers cannot be matched to other pitches in the world.
- WACA ,Perth highest score : 417/6 by Australia against Afganistan
- Highest Wicket Taking bowler : Wasim Akram. 12 wickets in 26 matches.
- Average score 1st innings score – 222
- Toss Prediction – Bat first after winning the toss.
- Quick Tip : Team losing toss has won(60%) matches than team winning toss (40%)
- South Africa have the best record among all the teams at Perth.
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Big Bash League Perth Cricket Ground WACA Pitch Report :
- Home Ground for Perth Scorchers
- Low scoring pitch.Waca pitch is one of the best pitches in Australia for bowlers both fast & spinners
- Stat : Team batting second has won the match 3/4 times (75%) .
- Average first Innings score : 131
- Toss : Field first to take advantage of fast and bouncy wicket.
- Toss Prediction : Team winning toss have lost 4/4 matches (100%)
- Schedule :
||Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers
||Perth Scorchers vs Sydney Thunder
||Perth Scorchers vs Brisbane Heat
||Perth Scorchers vs Melbourne Stars
T20 Perth Pitch Report
Perth T20 pitch is for bowlers in first 10 overs of the innings and for batsmen in rest of the innings
- WACA ,Perth highest score : 213/4 by Australia vs England
- Highest Run score : Cameroon White.
- Average score 1st innings score : 137 runs
- Toss Prediction : Field first to chase and take advantage in first 10 overs.
- Stat : Team winning the toss have won only 3/9 ( 30%) of the matches.
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Perth Cricket Ground fun facts & records
- 290 runs scored by Ross Taylor vs Australia. This is the highest score against Australia in Australia.
- 59 ball – hundred . David Warner put up his 4th fastest Test century in world against India on this ground.
- India & New Zealand played the first One Day International match on Perth.
- India have defended a score of 162 against New Zealand in ODI 1980 on this ground.
Also Read : All Big Bash League Pitch Reports.