Live cricket scores, Cricket news and updates by Cricket Nirvana

ARYABHATTA FILES

Chennai Test (India vs England) - Statistical Highlights, Day 2


© Cricket Nirvana


Stay tuned to this space to track down the milestones and statistical highlights as and when they unfold in the ongoing Chennai Test match between India and England.


  • Yuvraj Singh in this innings has bowled 15-2-33-1 the most he has bowled in a single innings in Tests so far. The previous most he has bowled in a Test so far was against South Africa at Kanpur earlier this year where he bowled 11-1-39-1
     
  • Harbhajan Singh with (309 wkts) now equals West Indian Lance Gibbs on the list of most wickets. Among the off-spinners only Sri Lanka's Muthiah Muralitharan with 756 wickets has more
     
  • Graeme Swann became the second bowler in Test history to take 2 wickets of his first over in Test cricket. The other bowler to do so was also an Englishman Richard Johnson dismissed Zimbabwe's Mark Vermeulen and Stuart Carlisle at Cester-le-Street in 2003. Vermulen and Carlisle were dismissed of the third and 4th ball respectively.
     
  • Sachin Tendulkar (When on 6) became the second Indian batsman to aggregate 2000 runs against England. Sunil Gavaskar with 2483 being the only other Indian to do so.

COMMENTS

FEATURES