Five ODI centuries in the same day – Luke Ronchi, Grant Elliott, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Ian Bell and Steven Smith
It is only the second time in the history of ODIs since 1971 that five centuries have been scored in the single day in ODIs. It is the highest in the case. The previous and the only occasion of five ODI centuries in a single day were on September 3, 2013 when William Porterfield, Eoin Morgan, Ravi Bopara, Aaron Finch and Shaun Marsh scored centuries.
India-Australia 'Batathon' - Short notes and other arbitrary stats
The 7-match ODI bat-a-thon between India & Australia has come to an end. Here are a few short notes:
It was a bat-a-thon not a cricketing contest. A cricketing contest involves a fair contest between bat and ball. Here it was between bat and b...
India vs Australia 2013: Alarming indications from the India-Australia Series
Has the run-fest at Bangalore yesterday sunk in yet? Perhaps not. As it turned out, the final of a tightly contested series between #1 and #2 lived up to its billing. In the timeline of ODI cricket’s progress, this series will probably linger in the mind a bit longer than most other bilateral series. Not just the stats which were breached in the course, but the mann