India won the first test against West Indies. The match resulted in historical records and interesting statistics. Here are the details.
Records and Statistics
- India registered biggest win in WI by runs.
3rd MOM agianst WI by Dravid, 11th overall in Tests.
India won 5th test in WI, have lost 16 and drawn 22 in overall 43 tests played in WI. India won 2 in Kingston and 3 in Port of Spain.
15 Test wins (in 25 Tests) makes Dhoni India’s second most successful captain, after Ganguly (21 wins in 49 Tests).
7th wicket stand between Raina and Harbhajan is a new Indian record for 7th wicket at Sabina Park.
94.59 strike rate of Harbhajan is the best by any Indian at Sabina Park.
Scoring 40 made Dravid the highest Indian scorer (318 runs) at Sabina Park.
4/56 is Edwards best bowling performance against India.
Raina recorded his 3rd Test half-century.
Harbhajan registered his 9th Test half-century.
1000 runs compleyed by Harbhajan in Away test matches.
WI registered their 2nd lowest total at Sabina Park. Their lowest is 103.
Dhoni completed 150 dismissals (151 now).
Barath registered his second Test half-century.
Dravid hit his 32nd century, 4th against West Indies.
Dravid is now placed at 7th position in the list of highest century scorers in Test Cricket.
10 times in 90s: Dravid shares the record with Steve Waugh for being 10 times in 90s in Tests.
Dravid has now seen 399 batsmen out from other end. A record followed closely by Chanderpaul who has seen 392 batsmen being out.
1394 runs by Chanderpaul in 2nd innings is the 4th highest after Gavaskar, Dravid and Lara.