Sunday, 5 May 2013

T20 Records of India



Here are all the records of Indian players in T20 cricket
(T20 matches include all IPL matches, Domestic T20s and International T20s)

Most Matches
151 – MS Dhoni
151 – Rohit Sharma
146 – Suresh Raina
141 – Yousuf Pathan
139 – Murali Karthik
** Karthik’s matches include his matches in English Domestic T20s
Leading Run Scorer among Indians in T20 Cricket


BATTING RECORDS
Most Runs
Suresh Raina has been the consistent performer in T20 matches, for CSK in IPLs and for India. He tops the list.
3865 –  Suresh Raina
3718 – Rohit Sharma
3657 – Gautam Gambhir
3282 – Virat Kohli
3200 – MS Dhoni
** Sehwag is the only other batsman to score over 3000 runs.
** Uthappa, Sachin, Yuvraj and Yousuf Pathan have scored over 2500 runs.

Highest Individual Scores
127 – Murali Vijay, CSK vs RR, Chennai, 2010
125 – Unmukt Chand, Delhi vs Gujarat, Indore, 2013
120*-Paul Valthaty, KXIP vs CSK, Mohali, 2011
119 – Virender Sehwag, DD vs DC, Hyderabad, 2011
114*-Manish Pandey. RCB vs DC, Centurion, 2010
** Rohit Sharma is the first Indian to score a T20 hundred. He scored 101*(45) for Mumbai vs Gujarat at Mumbai in 2007
** Unmukt Chand, Rohit Sharma, Suresh Raina and Murali Vijay are the only Indians to score 2 T20 Hundreds. 
** Unmukt Chand is the only Indian to score 2 consecutive 100s in T20 Matches. Only David Warner is the other one to do this.
** Yousuf Pathan holds the record for fastest century by an Indian in T20s (100 off 37 balls) 
** Yuvraj Singh holds the record for fastest half century by an Indian in T20s (50 off 12 balls). It is also an overall record. 

Among only 4 Indian players to score 2 100s in T20s
Among only 4 Indian players to score 2 100s in T20s
Highest Batting Averages
(Min 10 inn)
46.40 – Eklavya Dwivedi
43.25 – Sanjib Sanyal
38.60 – Punit Yadav
36.33 – Dhiran Salvi
35.75 – Aditya Waghmode

Highest Strike Rates 
(Min of 150 balls)
179.74 – Suresh Kumar
161.33 – Asad Pathan
157.19 – Siddarth Chitnis
154.15 – Virender Sehwag
149.15 – Yousuf Pathan

Most Sixes
156 – Rohit Sharma
154 – Suresh Raina
144 – Yousuf Pathan
140 – Yuvraj Singh
114 – MS Dhoni
** Other Batsman with more than 100 Sixes are Sehwag and Uthappa

BOWLING RECORDS
Most Wickets
Amit Mishra with his leg spins leads the Indian tally of most wickets in T20 matches
139 – Amit Mishra
130 – Irfan Pathan
123 – RP Singh
114 – Vinay Kumar
114 – Ravichandran Ashwin
** Other bowlers with more than 100 wickets are Harbhajan, P Ojha, Balaji, Chawla and M Karthik
Leading Wickets Taker in T20s among Indians
Leading Wickets Taker in T20s among Indians
Best Bowling Figures
5/5 – Anil Kumble, RCB vs RR, Cape Town, 2009
5/6 – Mihir Dhiwakar, Jharkhand vs Tripura, Dhanbad, 2009
5/6 – Love Ablish, Punjab vs Delhi, Rohtak, 2011
5/8 – RP Singh, UP vs Railways, Jaipur, 2010
5/8 – Mehul Patel, Gujarat vs Saurashtra, 2013

Kumble holds the record for best bowling figures for India in T20s as well
Kumble holds the record for Best Bowling Figures for India in T20s as well
Most 4 Wicket Hauls
5 – Lakshmipathy Balaji
4 – Nayan Doshi
4 – Amit Mishra
4 – RP Singh
** Amit Mishra and Love Abslish are the only Indians to take 2 5 wicket hauls in T20 matches.

Hat Tricks
3 – Amit Mishra
2 – Yuvraj Singh
1 – Rohit Sharma, Lakshmipathy Balaji, Nayan Doshi, Sumit Narwal, Manpreet Gony, Praveen Kumar, Ajit Chandila
** Nayan Doshi did it in English Domestic T20

FIELDING RECORDS
Most Catches
75 – Suresh Raina
68 – Rohit Sharma
56 – Virat Kohli
53 – Yousuf Pathan
49 – Manoj Tiwari

*All Records updated till 5th may 2013