Best performances - Batsmen
Player Of The Match
Hours of play (local time)
Scorer: Binoy | Commentator: Alagappan Muthu
Short, slight, fast, skiddy, moves it sideways, in-drifts it, and gets good bounce. And the last Australia probably saw of him was two one-over spells
ICC chief executive David Richardson has called ICC president Mustafa Kamal's criticism of the umpires "unfortunate," after Rohit Sharma was caught off a full-toss, which was called a no-ball, in the second quarter-final against Bangladesh on Thursday
Stats highlights from the second quarter-final, between Bangladesh and India at the MCG
The depth and strength of a team's or a player's belief cannot be accurately measured but it has certainly emboldened India's World Cup challenge
The ICC protocol, which suggests that a no-ball can be checked only if there has been a dismissal, could do with some tweaking. If an umpire's assessment of an lbw can be questioned, why not a no-ball?
Number of ODI wins for MS Dhoni. He is the third captain after Ricky Ponting and Allan Border to reach this landmark.
Instances of teams chasing 300+ at the MCG. The highest target successfully achieved is 295.
Number of overseas batsmen who have scored 2 hundreds at the MCG - Rohit Sharma, David Gower and Viv Richards
Number of wickets lost by India during the Batting Powerplay in this World Cup. Every other team has lost at least one.
Number of times (in 29 inns) that a Test nation has failed to score 100 inside 25 overs when batting first in this World Cup
India's win percentage in World Cup knockout matches, second-best only to Australia (71%)