Graham Gooch owned the series creating new records. Even the number of centuries hit in the 3-test series was phenomenal.
- Captains: Gooch (Eng), Azharuddin (Ind)
Wicketkeepers: Russell (Eng), More (Ind)
Player of the Series: Gooch & Azharuddin
Man of the Matches: Gooch, Tendulkar, Shastri
Best Batsman: Gooch (752),
Best Bowler: Fraser (16), Hirwani (9)
Highest Team Score: 653/4 (Eng), 606/9 (Ind)
Lowest Team Score: 224 (Ind), 340 (Eng)
Centuries: 15 (Eng 9, Ind 6)
Half-centuries: 17 (Eng 9, Ind 8)
5wkts in inning: 2 (Eng)
10wkts in inning: 0
- Gooch created record of scoring 456 runs in one test.
Gooch became the only player to hit triple century in Ind-Eng series.
Gooch scored 752 runs in just three tests.
Series saw the highest number of centuries hit in an India-England series ever.
- England Score: 653/4d and 272/4d, 519 and 320/4d, 340 and 477/4d (f/o)
India Score: 454 and 224, India 432 and 343/6, 606/9d
- 3 by Gooch
Highest Ind. Scores
- 333 by Gooch
- 333 & 123* By Gooch, 139 by Lamb, 100* R Smith, 100 by Shastri, 121 by Azharuddin = 1st Test
179 by Azharuddin, 119* by Tendulkar, 116 by Gooch, 131 by Atherton, 109 by Lamb, 121* by R Smith – 2nd Test
187 by Shastri, 110 by Kapil, 157 by Gower – 3rd Test
Biggest (100-plus) Partnerships:
- 204 1st Gooch & Atherton (Eng)
225 1st Gooch & Atherton (Eng)
- 127 2nd Gooch & Gower (Eng)
308 3rd Gooch & Lamb (Eng)
192 4th Gooch & R Smith (Eng)
189 4th Manjrkar & Azharuddin (Ind)
112 5th Azharuddin & Tendulkar (Ind)
134 3rd Atherton & Lamb (Enf)
160* 7th Tendulkar & Prabhakar (Ind)
139 3rd Shastri & Azharuddin (Ind)
110 7th Shastri & Kapil (Ind)
176 1st Gooch & Atherton (Eng)
Best Bowling in an Inning
- 5/104 Fraser