Pakistan v India, 4th ODI, Multan February 16, 2006

Folding up early

Statistical highlights, Pakistan v India, 4th ODI, Multan

  • Pakistan's total of 161 is its third-lowest when batting first against India in a 50-over match. The top five lowest scores are listed below.

    Pakistan's lowest totals against India
    Runs Wickets Matches Season
    116 10 Toronto 1997
    146 10 Sharjah 1999-00
    161 10 Multan 2005-06
    176 9 Melbourne 1984-85
    183 10 Melbourne 1984-85

  • India have registered their most convincing victory against Pakistan in terms of number of balls remaining - 135. India's five most convincing victories against Pakistan (in terms of balls remaining) are listed below:
    Balls At Season
    105 Multan 2005-06
    92 Toronto 1997
    53 Dhaka 1997-98
    41 Rawalpindi 2005-06
    39 Sharjah 1999-00

  • Rudra Pratap Singh may have been the most successful bowler in the match, but he holds the dubious record of conceding the most number of wides in an innings by an Indian bowler in ODIs (since 1990). He might not be so disappointed, though, when he takes a look at the player he jointly holds the record with: Kapil Dev bowled ten wides too, as shown below:

    Most wides conceded by an Indian in an innings
    Wides Player Match Season
    10 Rudra Pratap Singh v Pakistan, Multan 2005-06
    10 Kapil Dev v Sri Lanka, Colombo (RPS) 1993-94
    9 Paras Mhambrey v Bangladesh, Mumbai 1997-98
    9 Zaheer Khan v Netherlands, Paarl 2002-03

  • India have achieved their second consecutive ODI series win in Pakistan. The first came in 2003-04 when India won the series 3-2.

    Kanishkaa Balachandran is editorial assistant of Cricinfo. For some stats he was helped by Arun Gopalakrishnan