Queen’s Park Oval Pitch Report IND vs WI 2nd Test The second Test between India and West Indies will begin on July 20 at the Queen’s Park in Port of Spain. The Indian team has not won a Test here since 2002.
India vs West Indies 2nd Test Match 2023 The last match of the two-Test series between India and West Indies will be played at Queens Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad from Thursday (July 20). India is currently ahead 1-0 in the series. Team India would like to win this match and make the series 2-0, while West Indies will try to make a comeback and level the series.
Queens Park pitch will help the batsmen
The second Test between India and West Indies at Queen’s Park Oval will start at 7:30 PM IST. Before this match, there is a lot of discussion about the pitch of Queens Park. It is being said that the conditions here can trouble India a bit. The pitch of Queens Park can prove to be helpful for the batsmen. For the last few years, spinners have also been seen getting help from the pitch here.
The team winning the toss will choose to bat!
The team batting first in the Queen’s Park can be at an advantage. The average score of the first innings on this pitch is close to 300, which will be close to 170 by the fourth innings. On this pitch, spinners can get help on the second or third day. The spinners will prove to be lethal on this pitch as the game progresses. In this situation, the captain winning the toss here would like to decide to bat first.
India-West Indies head to head at Queens Park
13 matches have been played between India and West Indies on this ground, out of which both teams have won 3-3 matches and 7 matches have ended in a draw here. The last Test between the two teams at this ground was played in 2016, which ended in a draw.
How will the weather be in Port of Spain?
The weather could also play a role in the match on July 18 in Port of Spain. Actually, it has been revealed in the weather report that there may be light rain on 18th July. It is likely to remain cloudy throughout the day.