George Binoy

Deputy editor, ESPNcricinfo


Jaffer and Karthik set the standard
Jaffer and Karthik set the standard

Cricinfo looks at the stat highlights of the first day of the third Test between South Africa and India at Cape Town

A statistically improbable target
A statistically improbable target
Symonds in the spotlight
Symonds in the spotlight

The second day of the Boxing day Test at Melbourne was all about Andrew Symonds's maiden Test hundred and his stand with Matthew Hayden. Cricinfo looks at the stat highlights of the day

Smith's home woes, and Kumble's growth in SA
Smith's home woes, and Kumble's growth in SA

Cricinfo looks at the stat highlights of the first day of the second Test between South Africa and India at durban

Full marks for full length
Full marks for full length

India's 123-run victory at Johannesburg was their first ever in South Africa. Cricinfo looks at some of the stats highlights of this historic victory

An uncanny coincidence
An uncanny coincidence

Australia finished the second day in a strong position, leading by 148 runs with nine wickets in hand. England began the day on 51 for 2 but were restricted to 215. Cricinfo looks at the stat highlights of the day

England up against their 'worst venue'
England up against their 'worst venue'

This week's List is on how teams have fared at particular home and away venues and we've calculated the ground percentages by excluding the draws

England's unwanted records at Adelaide
England's unwanted records at Adelaide

England wrote themselves into several unwanted record books with a purposeless batting display on the fifth day of the Adelaide Test

Gilchrist counters the round-the-wicket attack
Gilchrist counters the round-the-wicket attack

How Adam Gilchrist coped with England's plan to bowl from round the wicket

India's inability to last the distance
India's inability to last the distance

India's latest collapse at St George's Park was the seventh time they were bowled out in 16 matches since the tour of West Indies in May

The misers amid the carnage
The misers amid the carnage

After Anil Kumble conceded just 24 off ten overs as South Africa stacked up 274, the List looks at economical spells in high totals and profligate spells in low scores

Pietersen v Warne
Pietersen v Warne

Stat highlights of the fourth day's of the first Ashes Test between Australia and England at Brisbane

Lee's Bradmanesque Gabba average
Lee's Bradmanesque Gabba average

A look at the stats highlights from the second day's play at the Gabba

A pocketful of Ashes trivia
A pocketful of Ashes trivia

The List plunges into 124 years of history and pull out some trivia ahead of the biggest-billed series in recent decades

Ashes heroes
Ashes heroes

This week the List focuses on players who have the largest differences between their Ashes averages and career averages

Will Dravid right his record against South Africa?
Will Dravid right his record against South Africa?
Tendulkar's highs and lows against Australia
Tendulkar's highs and lows against Australia

Sachin Tendulkar has an opportunity to right his poor record against South Africa on India's tour this November. The List looks at players who've struggled and done particularly well against specific opposition

A batting debacle
A batting debacle
Captain Fantastic
Captain Fantastic

When Stephen Fleming walks out for the toss with Younis Khan in New Zealand's Champions Trophy fixture against Pakistan, he will set a new world record

Flourishing under floodlights
Flourishing under floodlights

All the matches of the ongoing Champions Trophy are day-night affairs. Until recently, win-toss-and-bat used to be the mantra on Indian pitches but now teams have to factor in the dew that hampers bowling under lights