New Zealand vs Uganda Weather Report And Pitch Report Of Brian Lara Stadium, Trinidad- ICC T20 World Cup 2024, Match 32

Published - 14 Jun 2024, 12:12 PM | Updated - 20 Jun 2024, 05:07 PM

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Brian Lara Stadium in Trinidad is all set to welcome the armies of New Zealand and Uganda for their next match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2024. The New Zealand vs Uganda game is scheduled to be played at Brian Lara Stadium in Trinidad. 

Led by Kane Williamson in the T20 World Cup 2024, the BlackCaps faced a big blow in their opening game by losing to Afghanistan. Kiwis failed to chase down the 160-run target set by the Asian side and were bowled out for just 75, losing the game by 84 runs. 

Uganda is led by Brian Masaba and features in a T20 World Cup for the first time. They are also part of Group C. Out of three games, Uganda has lost two and won one. They won their clash against PNG but lost to West Indies and Afghanistan. 

New Zealand vs Uganda will be a crucial game for the Kiwis. With a loss against Afghanistan at the start, Kane Williamson & Co. has to win at any cost to qualify for the next round. Ahead of the match, we glance at weather and pitch reports for the 32nd match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2024. 

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New Zealand vs Uganda Weather Report And Pitch Report Of Brian Lara Stadium, Trinidad- ICC T20 World Cup 2024, Match 32

New Zealand vs Uganda Weather Report Of Trinidad

The New Zealand vs Uganda encounter takes place in San Fernando City in Trinidad on Friday, June 14 according to local time. According to weather reports, the temperature of the city on Friday will be 31° Celcius during the day and 25° Celcius at night. 

The sky will be cloudy during the day and night. The chances of rain are 41% during the day and 21% at night. The humidity will range from 76% to 87% throughout the day. 

New Zealand vs Uganda Pitch Analysis 

The clash takes place at Brian Lara Stadium in Tarouba, Trinidad. The stadium is considered a good-scoring ground in T20Is. The stadium has observed 7 T20I games so far in international cricket. 

Out of 7 games, the teams batting first won 3 matches while the teams batting second won 4 games. The average 1st and 2nd innings total at the stadium is 161 and 140 respectively. 

Shockingly, the highest-ever total at the stadium is 267-3, posted by England against West Indies last year. It is also the record for the fifth-highest T20I total in international cricket

Hence, it is quite clear that the pitch at Brian Lara Stadium supports batters more than bowlers. Hence, batters are going to be in the driver's seat during the match. 

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New Zealand vs Uganda Weather Impact 

The encounter takes place on Friday night according to local time (Trinidad time). Since the chance of rain is just 21% on Friday night, the encounter will not be affected by rain. Hence, DLS might not come into effect during the match.  

Conclusion

The New Zealand vs Uganda game takes place at batting-friendly Brian Lara Stadium. Hence, New Zealand is expected to smack a mammoth total against Uganda since they have a much stronger batting side. 

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