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Iyer or Rahul: whose innings had the greater impact?
Iyer or Rahul: whose innings had the greater impact?

ESPNcricinfo's Smart Stats uses Pressure Index values to decode the two half-centuries in India's first T20I win

Maxwell the MVP while Sams and Rashid top Smart Wickets
Maxwell the MVP while Sams and Rashid top Smart Wickets

At the halfway stage of BBL 2019-20, ESPNcricinfo's Smart Stats reveal the best performers so far

England make their luck count, New Zealand left yearning for more
England make their luck count, New Zealand left yearning for more

England may have had the rub of the green in the World Cup finals, but they were unluckier than most other teams in the tournament.

Tamim's costly miss, and Rohit's surge
Tamim's costly miss, and Rohit's surge

According to Luck Index, Bangladesh could well have beaten India had Tamim Iqbal not grassed an early catch that Rohit Sharma offered

Smart Stats - Behrendorff the standout performer in Australia win
Smart Stats - Behrendorff the standout performer in Australia win

Aaron Finch got the man of the match award, but his contribution to the win was lower than that of Australia's new-ball duo

Smart Stats: New Zealand's two-man show from Williamson and Boult
Smart Stats: New Zealand's two-man show from Williamson and Boult

According to ESPNcricinfo's Smart Stats, Trent Boult and Kane Williamson had a combined contribution of nearly 60% to New Zealand's thrilling five-run win

Luck Index: The missed run-out that could have saved South Africa's day
Luck Index: The missed run-out that could have saved South Africa's day

South Africa fluffed a few chances on the field, but they could have still won had they run out Kane Williamson in the 41st over

Shakib the MVP, Warner slips down on Smart Runs list
Shakib the MVP, Warner slips down on Smart Runs list

The players, and performances, that have been the most impactful in the first half of World Cup 2019

Shakib Al Hasan floors West Indies with high-impact performance
Shakib Al Hasan floors West Indies with high-impact performance

Shakib Al Hasan put together another masterclass against West Indies

Pat Cummins the enforcer, and Asif Ali's costly miss
Pat Cummins the enforcer, and Asif Ali's costly miss

Why Pat Cummins was the biggest contributor to Australia's win, and how much Asif Ali's drop cost Pakistan

Hardik's promotion, and reprieve, made the difference for India
Hardik's promotion, and reprieve, made the difference for India

Virat Kohli estimated that Hardik added about 30 bonus runs for India with his big-hitting - and he wasn't too far off the mark

The missed chance that hurt West Indies
The missed chance that hurt West Indies

Nathan Coulter-Nile's 92 off 60 balls was the difference between the two teams, but West Indies could have limited the damage had they held on to a catch in the 44th over

Du Plessis' costly drop, Bumrah outperforms Chahal
Du Plessis' costly drop, Bumrah outperforms Chahal

ESPNcricinfo's Luck Index estimates a closer game had Rohit Sharma's catch been taken in the second over of the chase

Hafeez makes the most of Roy clanger
Hafeez makes the most of Roy clanger

According to Luck Index, Jason Roy's reprieve to Mohammad Hafeez cost England 31 runs and was a game changer

Jofra Archer's big-impact World Cup debut
Jofra Archer's big-impact World Cup debut

Ben Stokes might have won the match award for England's win over South Africa, but Jofra Archer was the more deserving choice

Russell stays MVP, Deepak Chahar tops Smart Wickets chart
Russell stays MVP, Deepak Chahar tops Smart Wickets chart

How did the Super Kings seamer better Imran Tahir despite taking fewer wickets? Did any other player come close to Russell? Smart Stats has the answers

Luck Index: Charmed Watson fails to complete the job
Luck Index: Charmed Watson fails to complete the job

Shane Watson got plenty of chances en route to his 59-ball 80, but Mumbai Indians were still good enough to pull off the win

Smart Stats: Rishabh Pant the obvious choice for Player of the Match
Smart Stats: Rishabh Pant the obvious choice for Player of the Match

Prithvi Shaw and Amit Mishra also made telling contributions to Delhi Capitals' win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Eliminator

Shreyas Gopal and Jofra Archer - two stand-out performers in a mediocre line-up
Shreyas Gopal and Jofra Archer - two stand-out performers in a mediocre line-up

While Rajasthan Royals had a poor tournament, two of their players can walk away with their heads held high

Smart Stats - Russell still the MVP, Hardik pushes Pollard out of top batting spot
Smart Stats - Russell still the MVP, Hardik pushes Pollard out of top batting spot

Dinesh Karthik's career-best 97 is the new entrant in the top-five list for batting performances