Match date: 05th May 2009
Venue: Kingsmead, Durban
Start time: 14:30 GMT
Ground reality and pitch:
Also known as the Sahara stadium, the Kingsmead played host to the first test match for the South African cricket team after their re-admission into international cricket. This Kingsmead pitch was famous for the numerous batting collapses blamed mainly on the tidal effects influencing the ground.The pitch has been redesigned in due course to bring about a fair contest between bat and ball.
Temperatures: Min - 77F Max - 64F | Humidity: 73% | Chances of Rain: Low
In Image: Virender Sehwag (C) of the Delhi Daredevils celebrates his team's victory with teammates in their IPL Twenty20 match against the Chennai Super Kings
Text: Gokul Gopal