• Zimbabwe won the toss and inserted the opposition in this game providing the 180th occasion of a team doing so in the annals of one day games. It also provides the 88th occasion of Zimbabwe doing so in one day games.

    Zimbabwe won the toss and inserted the opposition in this game providing the 1499th occasion of a team doing so in the annals of one day games. It also provides the 14th
    occasion of Zimbabwe doing so in one day games.

    WU Tharanga and TM Dilshan added 282 runs partnership for the first wicket in this game providing the 195th occasion of a century partnership in the world cup. This stand also provide the 50th occasion of a three figure partnership for the first wicket in the world cup.

    WU Tharanga and TM Dilshan added 282 runs partnership for the first wicket in this game providing the 18th occasion of a century partnership in the world cup. This stand also provides the third occasion of a three figure partnership for the first wicket by Sri Lankan batsmen in the world cup.

    Read More »from Match No 26: Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe
  • Yuvraj Singh captured his 100th one day wicket when he had W Baressi leg before wicket for 26 in this game. At the end of this game, his aggregate stood at 101. He became the 106th bowler in the annals of one day games to total 100 plus one day wickets. He became the 14th Indian bowler to capture 100 plus wickets in one day games.

    Yuvraj Singh with 7848 runs and 101 wickets to his credit became the eighth cricketer in the annals of one day games to perform the all rounder’s double of 7500 runs and 100 wickets. He is third Indian cricketer to perform this feat. Others are – SR Tendulkar {17842 runs and 154 wickets} and SC Ganguly {11363 runs and 100 wickets}.

    Yuvraj Singh with 7848 runs and 101 wickets to his credit became the eighth cricketer in the annals of one day games to perform the all rounder’s double of 7500 runs and 100 wickets. He is third Indian cricketer to perform this feat. Others are – SR Tendulkar {17842 runs and 154 wickets} and SC Ganguly {11363 runs and 100 wickets}

    Read More »from Match No 25 : India vs Netherlands
  • New Zealand posted 302 for 7 in this game providing the 54th occasion of a team posting 300 plus runs in the world cup. This total also represents New Zealand posting 300 plus runs in an innings on fifth occasion in the world cup. The other four occasions are – 309 for 5 vs East Africa at Birmingham on 07.06.75: 307 for 8 vs Netherlands at Vadodara on 17.02.96: 331 for 6 vs Kenya at Gros Islet on 20.03.07 and 363 for 5 vs Canada at Gros Islet on 22.03.07.

    LR Taylor scored 131 not out in this game providing the 114th occasion of a batsman scoring a hundred in the world cup. His knock represents the twelfth occasion of a New
    Zealand batsman scoring a hundred in the world cup. This was the first hundred by a New Zealand batsman against Pakistan in the world cup.

    LR Taylor scored 131 not out in this game providing the third occasion of a batsman scoring a hundred against Pakistan in the world cup. Other batsmen are – 110 by RB Richardson of West Indies at Karachi on 30.10.87 and 143* by A

    Read More »from Match No 24: New Zealand vs Pakistan

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