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T20 World Cup: Wanindu Hasaranga takes the Smart Stats honours
T20 World Cup: Wanindu Hasaranga takes the Smart Stats honours

Asalanka, Buttler, Babar and Warner round out top five performers

Glenn Maxwell and Avesh Khan take Smart Stats honours
Glenn Maxwell and Avesh Khan take Smart Stats honours

Why Harshal Patel came in second on the Smart Wickets list, the top match performers and more

Smart Stats - Symonds trumps Hayden and Gilchrist to be the MVP of IPL 2009
Smart Stats - Symonds trumps Hayden and Gilchrist to be the MVP of IPL 2009

A look at the Deccan Chargers' fairytale ride through ESPNcricinfo's T20 stats metrics

IPL 2008 Smart Stats: Shane Watson, Sreesanth and Shaun Marsh on top of the pile
IPL 2008 Smart Stats: Shane Watson, Sreesanth and Shaun Marsh on top of the pile

A look at the inaugural edition of the IPL through ESPNcricinfo's T20 stats metrics

Smart stats: Kieron Pollard and Ravindra Jadeja's all-round show, and high-impact Avesh Khan
Smart stats: Kieron Pollard and Ravindra Jadeja's all-round show, and high-impact Avesh Khan

The top performers, according to Smart Stats, at the halfway mark of IPL 2021

Sanju Samson and Rahul Chahar take Smart Stats honours
Sanju Samson and Rahul Chahar take Smart Stats honours

A look at the top individual performance so far in the IPL with the help of our statistical tools

Smart Stats: Why Sam Curran's impact was higher than Moeen Ali's
Smart Stats: Why Sam Curran's impact was higher than Moeen Ali's

According to Smart Stats Sam Curran's efforts with the ball came at a time when the opposition had a higher chance to win.

Luck Index - Vijay Shankar's costly miss takes away from all-round display
Luck Index - Vijay Shankar's costly miss takes away from all-round display

Though he made key contributions with bat and ball, his drop of Kieron Pollard in the 19th over turned out to be expensive

Why Rahul Chahar's four-for was more impactful than Andre Russell's 5 for 15
Why Rahul Chahar's four-for was more impactful than Andre Russell's 5 for 15

So where does Russell's exploits with the ball in the match rank in terms of Bowling Impact?

Smart Stats: Rashid Khan BBL's all-time MVP, D'arcy Short the best batsman
Smart Stats: Rashid Khan BBL's all-time MVP, D'arcy Short the best batsman

The Afghanistan spinner takes top honours despite playing just 40 matches

Overseas players' impact in IPL 2020 - England on top, West Indies smash it
Overseas players' impact in IPL 2020 - England on top, West Indies smash it

South Africa's batsmen outperform bowlers, Australians below par, and Rashid flies high

Jofra Archer - IPL 2020's MVP by a distance
Jofra Archer - IPL 2020's MVP by a distance

Smart Stats puts Archer well ahead of others, while Trent Boult was the true leader in terms of wickets

Why Shikhar Dhawan and not KL Rahul tops the Smart Runs tally
Why Shikhar Dhawan and not KL Rahul tops the Smart Runs tally

A look at the top batsmen in IPL 2020 through the prism of Smart Stats

Luck Index - Umpire's call adds 20 runs to Mumbai's total
Luck Index - Umpire's call adds 20 runs to Mumbai's total

Luck Index estimates that the umpire's call on the lbw shout against Keiron Pollard could have played a significant hand

The dropped catch that gave Kings XI Punjab a fighting chance
The dropped catch that gave Kings XI Punjab a fighting chance

ESPNcricinfo's Luck Index reckoned that the drop cost the Royals 26 runs

Luck Index: Did Vijay Shankar dropping Ben Stokes hurt Sunrisers or Royals?
Luck Index: Did Vijay Shankar dropping Ben Stokes hurt Sunrisers or Royals?

And are the Royals erring by sticking with Stokes at the top of the order?

Why Mohammed Shami trumps Purple Cap holder Kagiso Rabada in Smart Wickets tally
Why Mohammed Shami trumps Purple Cap holder Kagiso Rabada in Smart Wickets tally

A Smart Stats deep dive into the top bowlers so far in IPL 2020

Super Kings pay for letting Dhawan live a charmed life
Super Kings pay for letting Dhawan live a charmed life

According to ESPNCricinfo's Luck Index, at least two of the four chances the batsman enjoyed could've flipped the result

Smart Stats: Krunal Pandya's 2 for 26 more impactful than Quinton de Kock and Suryakumar Yadav's fifties
Smart Stats: Krunal Pandya's 2 for 26 more impactful than Quinton de Kock and Suryakumar Yadav's fifties

De Kock, the official Man of the Match, was the third-most impactful player in the match, with Yadav occupying second place

Smart Stats: Axar Patel most impactful player Delhi Capitals' big win
Smart Stats: Axar Patel most impactful player Delhi Capitals' big win

The top five contributors in Delhi Capitals' 59-run victory all played major roles in what was a superb team performance