Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium Pitch Report: The 58th match of TATA IPL 2023 will be on May 13th between the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Lucknow Super Giants(LSG) at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.
SRH played fantastically against RR in the last match and won by four wickets at Sawai Mansingh Stadium. SRH batsmen played attacking cricket against RR and chased the target of 216 runs. Sunrisers Hyderabad won 4 out of 11 matches and with 8 points, they stood in 9th position on the points table.
LSG faced defeat against GT in the last match by 56 runs at Narendra Modi Stadium. Poor bowling and batting was the main reason behind the massive loss against GT. LSG played Eleven matches in which they won five and lost six with one draw. LSG, with 11 points present at the 5th position on the points table.
LSG won five matches, and they need almost all three games to confirm their spot for playoffs, Whereas SRH won four matches, and they need to win the next four matches to confirm their spot for playoffs. SRH won their last match and had a home advantage, but LSG won the last clash between them and was in a better position in the points table, so it is tough to decide LSG or SRH will win the match.
SRH vs LSG Match Details
Match: 58th Match IPL 2023
Teams: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Lucknow Super Giants
Date & Time: May 13th, 03:30 PM (IST)
Live Streaming Detail: Jio Cinema, Star Sport Network
Rajiv Gandhi Cricket Stadium Details
Situated in the bustling city of Hyderabad, Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium stands as India’s fifth-largest cricket ground. Known for its capacity to seat around 55,000 spectators, it has earned a reputation as the most renowned cricket stadium in central India. In fact, it has been selected to host matches for the upcoming World Cup 2023.
As the home ground for the Sunrisers Hyderabad Franchise, Rajiv Gandhi Stadium has become a popular venue for the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Over the years, it has played host to several international and IPL matches, including the 2017 final between Mumbai Indians and Rising Pune Supergiants. Mumbai emerged victorious, securing their fourth IPL trophy and cementing their status as the most successful team in the tournament.
Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium Pitch Report
Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium’s pitch is renowned for its batting-friendly nature, although the wicket’s behaviour is subject to several factors such as weather conditions and pitch preparation. The dry pitch of Hyderabad is considered favourable for both batting and bowling, with teams boasting a strong batting lineup typically performing well at this venue. As the game progresses, spinners can expect some assistance.
In the previous match, the pitch was well-balanced, with batters scoring good innings while bowlers took 17 wickets. The outfield at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium is usually speedy, which makes it easier for batters to score boundaries.
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) hold the record for the most wins (34) at this venue, while LSG has never played an IPL match here. In head-to-head battles, LSG has won two matches, while SRH has yet to secure a win.
Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium IPL Records
Matches Played: 69
Batting 1st won: 31
Batting 2nd won: 38
Highest Score: 231 by Sunrisers Hyderabad
Lowest Score: 80 by Delhi Capitals
Average score: 158.59
Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium Upcoming matches Schedule
|SRH vs LSG||18th May 2023||03:30 PM (IST)|
|SRH vs RCB||18th May, 2023||07:30 PM (IST)|
Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium Hyderabad Weather Forecast
During the summer season in Hyderabad, the weather can be quite harsh due to the high temperatures and heat waves. The daytime temperature can rise to about 41 degrees Celsius, while the nighttime temperature remains around 30 degrees Celsius. Due to the heat waves, there is minimal to no dew formation during the match, as the moisture from the atmosphere is absorbed.
The humidity level in Hyderabad during the summer season is relatively low at around 31%, and the wind speed is moderate, averaging at about 14 km/h. The Air Quality Index (AQI) of Hyderabad stands at approximately 140, which may cause some discomfort for players and spectators alike. Additionally, there is a low chance of rainfall during the match in Hyderabad.