West Indies vs South Africa Weather Report And Pitch Report Of Antigua– ICC T20 World Cup 2024, Match 50, Super 8

Published - 23 Jun 2024, 10:57 AM | Updated - 23 Jun 2024, 11:18 AM

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West Indies and South Africa are expected to take on each other in their next match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2024. Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in North Sound, Antigua is all set to host the armies of both teams. 

South Africa was part of Group D in the previous match while West Indies was part of Group C. Both teams showed magnificent efforts to reach the next stage but will have to buckle up their efforts for the next clash. 

West Indies vs South Africa Weather Report And Pitch Report Of Antigua– ICC T20 World Cup 2024, Match 50, Super 8

West Indies vs South Africa Weather Report Of Antigua 

The WI vs SA game takes place at North Sound City in Antigua, West Indies. The match will be played on Sunday, June 23 according to local time. According to weather reports, the temperature of Antigua City on Sunday will be 30° Celcius during the day and fall to 27° Celcius at night. 

The sky will be cloudy during the day. The chances of rain are 24% in the morning and 24% at night. The humidity will stand in the range of 77% to 83%. 


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West Indies vs South Africa Pitch Analysis

The West Indies vs South Africa match takes place at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in North Sound, Antigua. According to stats, it is an average-scoring ground in T20Is. 

The average 1st innings total is 123 while the average 2nd innings total is 105. The stadium has hosted 35 games out of which, teams batting first won 16 games while teams batting second won 17 games. 

Hence, the pitch at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium offers equal support to teams batting first or bowling first. South Africa holds the top knock of 194 at the stadium, piled up against the USA in the earlier game of the ICC T20 World Cup 2024. 

Weather Impact on West Indies vs South Africa match 

According to Antigua time, the West Indies vs South Africa match takes place at night on Sunday. Since the chance of rain is 24% at that time, the match might be affected by rain. Hence, weather is highly likely to impact the match. 

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Conclusion

The West Indies vs South Africa will be an interesting game to look around. While the Proteas has a better record in T20 World Cup clashes (3 wins out of 4), the Caribbean side West Indies has an upper hand in recent games (4 wins out of 5).

The weather is not likely to affect the stadium since it takes place in the morning. The match can be delayed a little due to rain and can be postponed for a few hours since it takes place at 10:30 in the morning. 

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