India beat Windies 2-0. Few Records Broken, Few Made. Catch all the Interesting Stats here.

Kohli led India triumphed to yet another cake walk series win against Windies. India found an attacking young opener in the form of Prithvi Shaw. The debutant went on to win the Man of the Series and scored a century in his first match following it with a fifty in the next match.

Check out these stats from India-West Indies Test Series:

Before Prithvi Shaw, R Ashwin in 2011 and Rohit Sharma in 2013 debuted against the Windies and were the Man of the Series.

Man of the Match Umesh Yadav became the 3rd bowler after Kapil Dev 11/146 v Pak, Chennai, 1980, Kapil Dev 10/135  v WI, Ahmedabad, 1983 and J Srinath 13/132 v Pak, Kolkata, 1999 to take 10 wickets in a match in India. Overall Umesh Yadav became the 8th bowler after Kapil Dev (Twice), Irfan Pathan (Twice), Chetan Sharma
V Prasad, J Srinath, Ishant Sharma and Zaheer Khan to take 10 wickets in a match overall.

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Prithvi Shaw

Umesh Yadav – is the second Indian bowler to take three wickets in four balls after Ravi Shastri (vs NZ, Wellington, 1980/81). Proud moment for the coach, eh?

Promising young wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant got out on the same score of 92 in both the matches.

Apart from Prithvi Shaw the following batsman won the Man of the series in their debut series:

S Ganguly vs Eng, 1996
J Rudolph vs Ban, 2003
S Clark vs SA, 2006
A Mendis vs Ind, 2008
R Ashwin vs WI, 2011
V Philander vs Aus, 2011
J Pattinson vs NZ, 2011
Rohit Sharma vs WI, 2013
Mehedi Hasan vs Eng, 2016

Winning most home series in succession:

10 Aus (1994/95-2000/01)
10 Aus (2004-2008/09)
10 Ind (2012/13-present)

A proud Indian’s most cheerful moment. India’s last ten home series:

Beat Aus 4-0, 2012/13
Beat WI 2-0, 2013/14
Beat SA 3-0, 2015/16
Beat NZ 3-0, 2016/17
Beat Eng 4-0, 2016/17
Beat Ban 1-0, 2016/17
Beat Aus 2-1, 2016/17
Beat SL 1-0, 2017/18
Beat Afg 1-0, 2018
Beat WI 2-0, 2018/19

Ten wicket wins for India:

vs Pak, Mumbai BS, 1952
vs Pak, Chennai, 1980
vs NZ, Hyderabad LBS, 1988
vs Eng, Mohali, 2001
vs Zim, Harare, 2005
vs NZ, Hamilton, 2009
vs Ban, Mirpur, 2010
vs WI, Hyderabad RGS, 2018

Kraigg Brathwaite failed miserably this series his scores read – 2, 10, 14 & 0 – 26 from four innings. His avg of 6.50
is the worst ever for him in a series of a any length.
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Roston Chase scored a century while Jason Holder scored a fifty.
Apart from Jason Holder Bruce Taylor, Kolkata, 1965, John Lever, Delhi, 1976, Ian Botham, Mumbai WS, 1980 & Malcolm Marshall, Kolkata, 1983 were the other visiting pacers with a 50+ score & 5-fers in India (same Test). This was the best bowling performance of a WI bowler in his first innings in India apart from 6/167 S Shillingford, Kolkata, 2013, 5/24 P Patterson, Delhi, 1987, 4/39 R Gilchrist, Mumbai BS, 1958, 4/48 J Trim, Chennai, 1949.
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