Stats Analysis


Stats - Glenn Maxwell and Melbourne Stars' record-breaking act
Stats - Glenn Maxwell and Melbourne Stars' record-breaking act

A list of all the major records Maxwell broke at the MCG

Labuschagne - lucky, and making the most of it
Labuschagne - lucky, and making the most of it

Who cashes in on fielders' gifts the most, who doesn't - this is what the numbers say

Stats - Pace dominance in Hobart, England's worst Ashes returns since 1890
Stats - Pace dominance in Hobart, England's worst Ashes returns since 1890

Australia maintain their perfect record in pink-ball Tests

The pace comparison - Where Rabada and Co bettered India's fast bowlers
The pace comparison - Where Rabada and Co bettered India's fast bowlers

India started the series as slight favourites, but South Africa's fast bowlers used the home conditions superbly after the Centurion setback

Virat Kohli: Asia's top captain in SENA Tests, and a bowlers' favourite
Virat Kohli: Asia's top captain in SENA Tests, and a bowlers' favourite

Key numbers from his highly successful stint as India Test captain

Stats - South Africa first team to win a three-match Test series without scoring 250
Stats - South Africa first team to win a three-match Test series without scoring 250

Also, India's rare loss after taking a 1-0 lead, and a very dry series for spin

Stats - Rishabh Pant's lone rescue act, Marco Jansen's dream debut series
Stats - Rishabh Pant's lone rescue act, Marco Jansen's dream debut series

India become the first side to lose 20 wickets in a Test match as a result of catches

Stats - Red-hot Trent Boult joins Hadlee, Vettori and Southee
Stats - Red-hot Trent Boult joins Hadlee, Vettori and Southee

Stats highlights from Trent Boult's Test career, as he became the fourth New Zealander to take 300 wickets

Stats - Is Cape Town more pace friendly than Centurion and Johannesburg?
Stats - Is Cape Town more pace friendly than Centurion and Johannesburg?

In the last five Tests in Cape Town, fast bowlers have averaged 22.95 runs per wicket, the best among South African venues

Stats - Conway in Gavaskar's vicinity
Stats - Conway in Gavaskar's vicinity

Boult's No. 300, Latham and Fleming's exclusive club and more

Falling short: Has Bumrah's bouncer lost its bite?
Falling short: Has Bumrah's bouncer lost its bite?

Since his comeback from a stress fracture in early 2020, his shorter deliveries have not brought as much reward

Stats - Khawaja's long wait, and landmark twin SCG centuries
Stats - Khawaja's long wait, and landmark twin SCG centuries

Steven Smith completes 3000 Ashes runs in 54 innings, becomes quickest to the milestone behind Don Bradman

Ross Taylor: A batting giant for New Zealand and a star at No. 4
Ross Taylor: A batting giant for New Zealand and a star at No. 4

Stats highlights from Ross Taylor's long and storied international career

Dale Steyn and Wasim Akram bowling in tandem? Here's a Test side where that happens
Dale Steyn and Wasim Akram bowling in tandem? Here's a Test side where that happens

An all-time Test XV picked by readers

Stats - South Africa end losing streak in Tests against India with record chase
Stats - South Africa end losing streak in Tests against India with record chase

All the statistical highlights from South Africa's successful 240 chase in Johannesburg

Where does Bangladesh's win rank among the greatest upsets in Tests?
Where does Bangladesh's win rank among the greatest upsets in Tests?

A comprehensive, numbers-based look at the greatest upsets in Tests, taking into account team strengths, recent form and result margin

Stats - Bangladesh end jinx as New Zealand's unbeaten home run stops at 17
Stats - Bangladesh end jinx as New Zealand's unbeaten home run stops at 17

Ebadot Hossain returns second-best figures by a Bangladesh quick in their Test history

Stats - Shardul Thakur scripts history with best Test haul by an Indian against South Africa
Stats - Shardul Thakur scripts history with best Test haul by an Indian against South Africa

All the statistical highlights from the quick's record bowling performance in the second Test in Johannesburg

Stats - A rare overseas high for Bangladesh's batters
Stats - A rare overseas high for Bangladesh's batters

The second-most overs faced, the second-best lead and other dizzying records

Bowlers made hay, Root rose, Kohli fell, and debutants had a ball
Bowlers made hay, Root rose, Kohli fell, and debutants had a ball

All the stats highlights from 2021, when ball dominated bat in Tests, Pakistan called the shots in T20Is, and ODIs faded into insignificance