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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?

Is Kyle Jamieson the tallest man ever to play for New Zealand?
Is Kyle Jamieson the tallest man ever to play for New Zealand?

Also: were Eoin Morgan's seven sixes with no fours against South Africa a record in T20Is?

Are R Ashwin's 362 wickets the most after 70 Tests?
Are R Ashwin's 362 wickets the most after 70 Tests?

Also: who is the oldest umpire to stand a first-class match?

Has anyone taken two hat-tricks in one first-class innings?
Has anyone taken two hat-tricks in one first-class innings?

Also: how many Under-19 World Cups have been played so far?

Have teams ever tied two consecutive matches before as New Zealand and India did?
Have teams ever tied two consecutive matches before as New Zealand and India did?

Also: was Sikandar Raza the first Zimbabwe bowler to take seven wickets in a Test innings?

Does Jason Gillespie have the lowest average of any Test double-centurion?
Does Jason Gillespie have the lowest average of any Test double-centurion?

Also: Has anyone reached 200 dismissals in Tests faster than Quinton de Kock?

What's the biggest ODI match total to not include a century?
What's the biggest ODI match total to not include a century?

Also: Has anyone lost more Tests at an overseas venue than Tendulkar has at the MCG?

Is Marcus Stoinis' 79 balls the most deliveries faced by a batsman in a T20?
Is Marcus Stoinis' 79 balls the most deliveries faced by a batsman in a T20?

Also: Have more than six bowlers taken a wicket in a Test innings before?

Have all four top batsmen made hundreds in the same Test innings before?
Have all four top batsmen made hundreds in the same Test innings before?

Also, have both captains ever bagged golden ducks in the same ODI?

How many bowlers have taken a wicket with the first ball of their careers?
How many bowlers have taken a wicket with the first ball of their careers?

And who's the only teenager to score a double-century in a Test?

Has anyone taken more than Bob Willis' 325 wickets without a ten-for?
Has anyone taken more than Bob Willis' 325 wickets without a ten-for?

Also, who did Steven Smith beat to become the fastest to 7000 runs?

What was the highest score in Adelaide before David Warner's unbeaten 335?
What was the highest score in Adelaide before David Warner's unbeaten 335?

And have there been higher scores than Warner's 335 without any sixes?

Is India's four successive innings wins a record?
Is India's four successive innings wins a record?

And what's the record total in a ground's first Test?

Has anyone got to their second double-century faster than Mayank Agarwal?
Has anyone got to their second double-century faster than Mayank Agarwal?

And is Deepak Chahar's 6 for 7 the best bowling performance in any T20 match?

Was Dawid Malan's hundred the fastest for England in T20Is?
Was Dawid Malan's hundred the fastest for England in T20Is?

And have two brothers ever opened the bowling in a match like Sam and Tom Curran did recently?

Is Rohit Sharma's batting average in home Tests higher than Don Bradman's?
Is Rohit Sharma's batting average in home Tests higher than Don Bradman's?

Also: What's the most runs scored in one day in a Test match?

Who holds the record for the most runs conceded in a Test?
Who holds the record for the most runs conceded in a Test?

And have England ever fielded a Test side with players from 11 different counties?

Which bowler has dismissed the most opening batsmen in Tests?
Which bowler has dismissed the most opening batsmen in Tests?

And who has bowled the most overs in a single Test series?

How many batsmen have been out stumped twice in a Test?
How many batsmen have been out stumped twice in a Test?

Also, has there ever been a Test innings in which both openers made double-centuries?

What's the highest score by a batsman who also made a duck in the same Test?
What's the highest score by a batsman who also made a duck in the same Test?

Also, was the stand between Ben Stokes and Jack Leach the highest to win any match by one wicket?