Ind Vs WI Second Test: Statistical Analysis

Barbados saw only the second game without defeat for India in 9 games as the game ended in a draw and India failed to bowl out West Indies in second inning to win record first test at Barbados. The match though created some new records. Here are the details.

Second Test: Day 1 Review
Day 2 & 3 Review
Day 4 Review
Kings of Half-centuries: Dravid and Laxman
Ishant Creates History

Records and Statistics

    India and WI played 2nd draw at Barbados in 9 matches.
    Ishant Sharma grabbed 10-wickets in the match.
    Laxman became the 4th Indian to score 8000 runs, after Tendulkar, Dravid and Gavaskar.
    Laxman recorded his 50th half-century in Tests. He is the 3rd Indian to achieve the feat after Tendulkar and Dravid (59 half-centuries each).
    Raina registered his 4th half-century in Tests.
    Dravid is the only player to have made 200 appearance at number 3 position in Test Cricket. Ponting follows with 193 appearances.
    Laxman is the 4th Indian batsman to complete 1000 runs (15 Tests) in West Indies. Dravid with 1417 runs tops the list ahead of Gavaskar (1404) and Umrigar (1005).
    Laxman scored his Eight half-century against WI.
    Chanderpaul has equalled the WI record of 132 Test appearance by Walsh.
    The 5th Wicket century stand is the first by India at Barbados.
    Samuels hit his 11th Test half-century.
    6/55 is Ishant Sharma’s career best performance in Test.
    Ishant Sharma registered his second 5-wkt haul in Tests.
    Ishant Sharma completed 100 wickets in test cricket. (102 after WI 1st innings).
    Dravid recorded his 11th fifty against WI, highest by any Indian against WI and second highest after Lloyd’s 12 50s in Ind-WI series.
    Dravid’s 60th Test fifty is the highest by any Indian. Earlier he was tied with Tendulkar on 59 half-centuries. Overall he is 2 half-centuries short of the record of 63 50s set by Allan Border.
    Laxman registered his 9th half-century against WI, 51st overall.
    Highest 4th wicket stand for India at Bridgetown between Laxman and Kohli.

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