Kingsmead Durban: Major Ground Stats in T20 Cricket


Let’s take a look at the major team statistics and numbers at the Kingsmead Ground in DurbanĀ . Here we will look at some key stats of teams batting first and how they have done, and also the toss factor at this venue.

Final Scores Achieved by Team Batting First at Kingsmead

Kingsmead Durban Team Batting First Scores Graph

Thus far, Kingsmead has hosted 9 T20 Internationals with 1 India vs Scotland tie being abandoned due to rain. The average score achieved by team batting first has been 157.63. Interestingly, all the matches are from the World T20 2007.

Performance of Teams Batting First at Durban

9 Matches, 5 Won, 2 Lost, 1 Abandoned, 1 Tied

Toss / Result

  • Won Toss and opted to Bat: 3 times, 3 won
  • Won Toss an opted to Field: 6 times, 2 won, 2 lost, 1 tied, 1 abandoned

Surprising then that the captains are looking at the history of the ground. Even in the last completed T20 game here in the ongoing CL T20 2012, Auckland Aces won the toss, chose to field and lost the match badly to Titans. (17 October 2012).

The next match at Kingsmead Durban is scheduled for today evening between Auckland Aces and Delhi Daredevils (19 October 2012). Let’s see what the captain winning the toss does.

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