Harare Sports Club Ground Stats For IND vs ZIM 3rd T20I Match

The Harare Sports Club (X.com)The Harare Sports Club (X.com)

India are all padded-up as they set off to take on Zimbabwe in the third T20I match at Harare Sports Club on Wednesday, 9 July. With the series levelled, the upcoming game is expected to be a crucial deciding factor and both the teams would be hellbent on winning this game in order to get a upper hand.

Sikandar Raza and Co unleashed hell on the young Indian team in the first game of the series; as they managed to defeat India by 13 run margin in a low scoring affair. This loss, rocked India to it's core especially coming at the back of the senior men team's recent triumph at the T20 World Cup 2024.

The Men In Blue were quick to respond the very next day during the 2nd T20I as Abhishek Sharma turned his beast mode on against the Zimbabwe bowlers and slammed his first-ever century for India in just 46 balls. 

Added to this was the explosive batting of Ruturaj Gaikwad and Rinku Singh that helped India stage a total of 234. Zimbabwe's batting order failed to deliver as a result of which they lost by 100 runs.

As the third T20I nears, let's take a look at the ground stats of Harare Sports Club:

IND vs ZIM 3rd T20I: Harare Sports Club Ground Stats

Total Matches43
Matches won batting first25
Matches won batting second18
Highest team innings 234/2 (India)
Lowest team innings99 (Pakistan)
Average 1st innings score 154
Average 2nd innings score 132

The Harare Sports Club has hosted 43 T20I matches and interestingly 25 of those games have been won by the team's batting first whereas the chasing team won 19 matches. After India's recent success against Zimbabwe, the highest team total is 234 whereas the lowest is 99 scored by Pakistan.

It is expected that the team winning the toss would opt to bat first at this venue.