India vs West Indies, 4th ODI: Statistical Highlights

Below given are the statistical highlights of the fourth one-dayer between India and the West Indies at the Holkar Stadium in Indore.

  • Rahul Sharma became the 193rd player to represent India in ODIs.
  • Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir put on 176 runs for the first wicket – their fifth century opening stand.
  • Virender Sehwag is now the sixth Indian to reach 8,000 runs or more in ODIs, aggregating 8025 at an average of 35.66 in 240 matches, joining Sachin Tendulkar (18,111), Sourav Ganguly (11363), Rahul Dravid (10889),Mohammad Azharuddin (9378) and Yuvraj Singh (8051).
  • Sehwag made his highest score as India’s captain – beating 44 against Sri Lanka at Cuttack on December 21, 2009.
  • Sehwag’s century is the highest individual innings in ODIs – 219 off 149 balls, overtaking Sachin Tendulkar’s unbeaten 200 off 147 balls against South Africa at Gwalior on February 24, 2011. 

  • Sehwag is the second batsman after Sachin Tendulkar to make a double century in ODIs. Both the batsmen have recorded double centuries in the state of Madhya Pradesh.
  • Highest score by an Indian captain against West Indies in India, bettering Mohammad Azharuddin’s 81 at Chennai on October 23, 1994.
  • Sehwag became the fastest to score an ODI hundred for India against West Indies, taking only 69 balls to do so. He bettered his own record of 75 balls (at Rajkot on November 12, 2002).
  • Sehwag’s 25 sixes equalled the existing ODI record for most fours in an innings. Sachin Tendulkar had also hit 25 fours during his epic 200*.
  • Out of the 15 ODI hundreds scored by Virender Sehwag, 14 have been in a winning cause. The only hundred in a losing cause was against New Zealand at Napier on December 29, 2002.
  • India’s total of 418 for five was their highest ever in ODIs, bettering the 414 for seven they made against Sri Lanka at Rajkot on December 15, 2009.
  • It was fourth time when India posted a total of 400 or more. No other side has scored 400 on more than two occasions.
  • Rahul Sharma took a wicket off his sixth ball in ODIs. He became the ninth Indian debutant to take a wicket in his first over in ODIs.
  • Rahul took a wicket in each of his first three overs – all three came off his sixth ball and on all three occasions the victim was bowled. He became the first Indian debutant to take a wicket in each of his first three overs.
  • The victory margin of 153 runs is India’s second biggest over West Indies after their 160-run win at Baroda on January 31, 2007.
  • Ravindra Jadeja (3/34) has registered his best bowling figures against West Indies in ODIs.
  • Jadeja now has 50 wickets in ODIs to his credit at an average of 34.76 in 47 matches.
  • Denesh Ramdin (96 off 96 balls) posted his highest innings in ODIs – his third fifty overall.
  • His previous best in ODIs – 74 not out off 83 balls against India at Colombo RPS on August 7, 2005.
  • Ramdin’s innings is the highest by a West Indian wicketkeeper in ODIs.
  • Gautam Gambhir (67 off 67 balls) registered his second fifty against the West Indies – his 28th in ODIs.

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