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Why did South Africa change their kit between the first and second World Cup matches?
Why did South Africa change their kit between the first and second World Cup matches?

And have opening batsman ever been out for ducks in the World Cup before?

Is Imran Khan the oldest man to play in a World Cup final?
Is Imran Khan the oldest man to play in a World Cup final?

And what's the highest innings total at the World Cup?

Who scored the first century in a World Cup match?
Who scored the first century in a World Cup match?

The answer is not as straightforward as it seems

Is Ben Foakes the only player to be Man of the Match on both Test and ODI debut?
Is Ben Foakes the only player to be Man of the Match on both Test and ODI debut?

And who has collected the most Test wickets without ever taking one in England?

Which team has recorded both the highest and lowest totals in the IPL?
Which team has recorded both the highest and lowest totals in the IPL?

And what's the overall average score for all Tests?

Who has taken the most wickets in a single IPL season?
Who has taken the most wickets in a single IPL season?

And what's the record for the most bowlers to take a wicket in a Test innings?

Which player has appeared in the most World Cup matches overall?
Which player has appeared in the most World Cup matches overall?

Also, who are the oldest and youngest players to play in the IPL?

Which IPL centurion has never played international cricket?
Which IPL centurion has never played international cricket?

Also, how many batsmen have scored 99 in an IPL match?

Are Alzarri Joseph's 6 for 12 the best figures in all T20s?
Are Alzarri Joseph's 6 for 12 the best figures in all T20s?

Also, what's the record for the highest IPL total without a half-century?

What's the biggest IPL partnership involving an England player?
What's the biggest IPL partnership involving an England player?

And is Alastair Cook the first knight to score a first-class hundred?

Is Suresh Raina's 5000 runs in the IPL the most for any T20 tournament?
Is Suresh Raina's 5000 runs in the IPL the most for any T20 tournament?

Also: what's the highest Test score to include a duck, and the lowest without one?

Has anyone topped Tim Murtagh's score from No. 11 in Tests?
Has anyone topped Tim Murtagh's score from No. 11 in Tests?

Also: what's the longest a player's gone between Test appearances?

Who's got Virat Kohli out the most times?
Who's got Virat Kohli out the most times?

Also: was West Indies' total of 45 the lowest in any T20I?

What's the record for the most sixes in an ODI series?
What's the record for the most sixes in an ODI series?

Also: were Adil Rashid's figures in Grenada the most expensive five-for in ODI history?

Who has scored the most runs in Tests without a double-century?
Who has scored the most runs in Tests without a double-century?

And who made the fewest runs with one?

What's the most number of runs got from wides in a Test?
What's the most number of runs got from wides in a Test?

Also: are there any current players whose batting average has never gone below 40?

When was the last time a Test team was made up of 11 right-hand batsmen?
When was the last time a Test team was made up of 11 right-hand batsmen?

And besides Angelo Perera, who is the only other player to score two double-centuries in a first-class match?

Is Jason Holder the tallest double-centurion in Test cricket?
Is Jason Holder the tallest double-centurion in Test cricket?

Also, how many others have made a double-century and taken ten-fors in Tests like Holder?

What's the highest fourth-innings target ever?
What's the highest fourth-innings target ever?

Also, what's the record for most left-arm fast bowlers picked in an ODI XI?

Has there been a Test in which the team batting last required only one run to win?
Has there been a Test in which the team batting last required only one run to win?

Also, what's the highest ODI total without a fifty?