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How often have rival captains got each other out in the same Test?
How often have rival captains got each other out in the same Test?

And what is the highest score by a player in his first innings as captain in a Test?

Did Everton Weekes once miss the start of a Test in which he was playing?
Did Everton Weekes once miss the start of a Test in which he was playing?

And did he only ever hit one six in his career?

Who scored a double-century on first-class debut and a hundred in his first Test?
Who scored a double-century on first-class debut and a hundred in his first Test?

And what is the highest individual repeat score in Tests at the same venue?

What's the most runs scored on the first day of a Test?
What's the most runs scored on the first day of a Test?

And which Test cricketer once broke the world triple-jump record?

Has Chris Gayle scored the most runs in T20 World Cups?
Has Chris Gayle scored the most runs in T20 World Cups?

Also: has anyone taken more wickets than Clarie Grimmet's 44 in their last Test series?

Which player made his international debut in a T20 World Cup final?
Which player made his international debut in a T20 World Cup final?

Also: has there been an instance of both openers getting out in the nineties in a Test?

How many players have been stranded in the 190s by a declaration in a Test?
How many players have been stranded in the 190s by a declaration in a Test?

And who has the highest batting average at No. 4?

Is the difference in Rohit Sharma's averages in home and away Tests a record?
Is the difference in Rohit Sharma's averages in home and away Tests a record?

And does Angelo Mathews hold the record for the most fifties at a ground with no hundreds?

Which player scored the most runs in the last ten innings of their career?
Which player scored the most runs in the last ten innings of their career?

Also: what's the record for the most sixes by a team in an ODI innings, and in a T20I?

How often have two batsmen from a team scored twin centuries in the same Test?
How often have two batsmen from a team scored twin centuries in the same Test?

Also: who is the youngest man to captain in a T20I?

Which country has the best record overall at the World Cup by win percentage?
Which country has the best record overall at the World Cup by win percentage?

Also: what is the largest difference between a team's successive innings in ODIs?

What is the most overs bowled by an individual in a Test?
What is the most overs bowled by an individual in a Test?

Also: who took more than 2000 wickets in first-class cricket without playing in a Test?

How many bowlers have taken four wickets in five balls in an ODI?
How many bowlers have taken four wickets in five balls in an ODI?

Also: what is the highest second-innings score by someone who made a duck in the first innings of a Test?

How many Tests have been won by a team that was 200 runs behind after the first innings?
How many Tests have been won by a team that was 200 runs behind after the first innings?

And Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid's only Test stumpings came off whose bowling?

Which Test captain was most often dismissed by his opposite number?
Which Test captain was most often dismissed by his opposite number?

And which Test players were nicknamed "Big Dog" and "Little Dog"?

How often have both openers been dismissed for ducks in an ODI?
How often have both openers been dismissed for ducks in an ODI?

Also: how many players have scored a Test hundred without previously having made a first-class fifty?

Which bowler has dismissed the most century-makers in Tests?
Which bowler has dismissed the most century-makers in Tests?

And what's the most catches taken by someone who bagged a pair in the same Test?

How many men have scored a Test triple-century in a team's second innings?
How many men have scored a Test triple-century in a team's second innings?

And what's the most wickets in a Test by someone who also bagged a pair?

Who has scored the most runs as a Test captain?
Who has scored the most runs as a Test captain?

Also: what's the record for the most bowlers used in an ODI?

Has anyone averaged more than Muttiah Muralitharan's six wickets per Test?
Has anyone averaged more than Muttiah Muralitharan's six wickets per Test?

Also: does Mushfiqur Rahim have the lowest Test average of anyone who has scored three double-hundreds?