Player of the Match
Player of the Match
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Batting at No.6 was a complete surprise - Ashwin

R Ashwin talks about his batting promotion and seven-for in India's innings win over West Indies in Antigua

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Manjrekar: Ashwin looks ready for Eng, SA and Australia

Sanjay Manjrekar believes R Ashwin's feat of 17 five-wicket hauls in 33 Tests has elevated him to 'Muralitharan-esque' form

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We need to get more partnerships upfront - Holder

West Indies captain Jason Holder called for a solid platform from the top-order batsmen, and better execution from the bowlers, going ahead in the series

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'Probably the perfect finish' - Kohli

The Indian captain is pleased with his team's biggest-ever overseas win, but also pointed out areas of improvement going forward

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Shami and I have excellent chemistry - Umesh

Umesh Yadav talks about bowling in tandem with Mohammed Shami after the pair shared eight wickets between them and made West Indies follow on in Antigua

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'Ashwin at No.6 not a solution for all conditions yet'

With Virat Kohli keen to continue his five-bowler strategy, going on with their five-bowler strategy, there will be extra responsibility on R Ashwin to show consistency with the bat

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'Great to see Kohli's intensity and desire to score big runs'

Virat Kohli brought up his maiden first-class double-century against West Indies in Antigua to continue his incredible run in international cricket

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'Batting ahead of Saha a confidence boost'

R Ashwin is pleased with the opportunity to bat at No. 6 and credited coaches for ironing out the chinks his batting technique

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'You have to be patient on this pitch' - Bishoo

West Indies spinner Devendra Bishoo defends his team's batting-heavy selection and believes they can comeback strong on day two of the Antigua Test

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'Disappointed to get out when set' - Dhawan

Shikhar Dhawan made 84 on the first day of the Antigua Test, and said that West Indies' attack had been testing during the first session

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By the numbers: Kohli scores another Test hundred

Statistical highlights from day one of the first Test between West Indies and India at Antigua

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'Cannot count players out because of one series' - Kohli

Virat Kohli weighs in on the openers debate, Mohammed Shami's return from injury and pitches in the Caribbean

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'My performances must come first' - Holder

Jason Holder talks about the young West Indies team, the prospect of playing a four-Test series and his role in the side

Biggest win outside Asia

0

No. of bigger wins for India outside Asia, than the Inns & 92 runs win in this Test. Their previous biggest win was by an Inns & 90 runs v Zim, Bulawayo, 2005-06.

Century, yes; 5-for, yes

2

No. of times Ashwin has scored a century and took a five-wicket haul in the same Test - only India cricketer to do it twice. Mankad and Umrigar did it once.

Can Samuels save WI?

84

Samuels' score in his only previous innings against India while following-on, at Eden Gardens in 2011-12. WI made 463 then but lost by an inns & 15 runs.

India again

2006

Last time West Indies were asked to follow-on in Tests at home, also by India - Gros Islet, 2006. This is their 8th follow-on in home Tests against all teams.

Saha's five-for

0

No. of India wicketkeepers to effect 5 or more dismissals in a Test inns in West Indies, before Saha in this Test. More and Dhoni had effected 4 dismissals.

Brathwaite the man

6

No. of inns for WI at home without their openers scoring 50+, before this. Brathwaite's 118 vs Eng in St George's was the last 50+ by an WI opener at home.

Swift Shami

0

No. of India fast bowlers who completed 50 Test wickets in fewer matches than Shami's 13. Venkatesh Prasad also took 13 Tests to reach the milestone.

Brathwaite gets going

9

Kraigg Brathwaite's average in his last six Test inns at home, before this. He scored 54 runs in those inns with highest of 25 including two ducks.

Opening woes continue

22

No. of innings without a 50-plus stand for West Indies, including this. Their last 50-plus stand was 55 vs SA, Port Elizabeth, Dec 2014.

Contributions from all

2

No. of instances of a team having 50+ partnerships for 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th wkts, including India in this Test. First was SL v Ind, Colombo (SSC), 2008.

Century on first attempt

4

No. of India players who scored centuries in their maiden Test innings in West Indies, including Ashwin. Others: Polly Umrigar, Brijesh Patel, Sanjay Manjrekar.