Must Read- Stats Highlights of India vs Pakistan, Kolkata


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11-0 is the clean and straight record India has against Pakistan in all ICC World Cups. These include World Cup matches at Sydney (1992), Bangalore (1996), Manchester (1999), Centurion (2003), Mohali (2011), Adelaide (2015) and World T20 Matches at Durban & Johannesburg (2007), Colombo (2012), Mirpur (2014) and Kolkata in 2016.

The first World T20 match these archrival played was at Durban which ended in a Tie and there was a bowl out to choose the winner. India won it by 3-0.

1 win against Pakistan at Eden gardens, Kolkata for India in limited over cricket. Though India has won Test match against Pakistan at Eden Gardens, they have never won an ODI game at this coveted ground.

The 1st ODI Eden gardens hosted was between India and Pakistan in 1987 which India lost. After that Pakistan have played 3 more ODIs against India at this ground and have won all of them.

Last night win was the 1st win in a limited over format at Eden Gardens over Pakistan.

1000 runs for Ahmed Shehzad in T20Is. He became 28th player overall and 5th from Pakistan after Umar Akmal (1633), Mohammad Hafeez (1614), Shoaib Malik (1413) and Shahid Afridi (1372) to get to 1000 runs in T20Is. At the age of 24 years and 117 days, Shehzad is the second youngest to achieve the feat after his team mate Umar Akmal who got to the mark at an age of 23 years and 180 days.

3 Man of the Match awards for Virta Kohli and Sachin Tendulkar in World Cup matches against Pakistan.

8 Man of the Match awards for Virat Kohli in T20Is is the maximum by an Indian player. He went past Yuvraj Singh’s record of 7 awards.
655 runs is the most by Virat Kohli in successful run chases in T20Is. His average in successful run chases is 109.16 with 7 fifty plus scores. Out of these 7 fifties he has remained not out in 5 occasions.

83.60 is the batting average of Virat Kohli while chasing a target in T20Is. This is the best average among players who have minimum of 300 plus runs in T20I.

14 fifties by Virat Kohli in T20Is is the most by any player. He went past TM Dilshan, Brendon McCullum and Chris Gayle’s record of 13 fifties.