5th ODI Highlights: India vs Sri Lanka

<img border='0' align='left' title=' ' src='http://www.ndtv.com/convergence/images/thumbnail/ver1/s/sehwag-10.jpg' class='caption'> Here are the statistical highlights of the 5th ODI of the tri-series between India and Sri Lanka in Dambulla.

Updated: August 22, 2010 15:02 IST
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Here are the statistical highlights of the 5th ODI of the tri-series between India and Sri Lanka in Dambulla.

# Virender Sehwag (1009) is the fifth Indian batsman to achieve the feat. Sachin Tendulkar is the top run-scorer with 1531 runs, followed by Sourav Ganguly (1344), Rahul Dravid (1156) and Yuvraj Singh (1041).
# Sehwag is the top run-scorer in the triangular series, aggregating 130 at an average of 65.00, including one fifty.
# India have recorded their worst defeat in terms of balls remaining (209), eclipsing their loss to Australia by 9 wickets with 174 balls remaining at Sydney in the Benson & Hedges World Series on January 8, 1981.  India were dismissed for 63 off 25.5 overs and Australia (64/1) reached their target off just 21 overs.
# Kumar Sangakkara's 50th catch as wicketkeeper against India is his 250th in 231 ODIs.
# Sangakkara's overall tally is 337 dismissals (269 catches + 68 stumpings) in 275 matches.
# Sangakkara is the third after Adam Gilchrist (417) and Mark Boucher (399) to complete 250 catches as wicketkeeper.
# Ravindra Jadeja's third duck in ODIs is his second against Sri Lanka.
# Sri Lanka have posted their 49th victory over India in 127 matches (Lost 67 & NR 11) - success % 42.24.

# Sri Lanka have posted their seventh-best victory in terms of balls remaining (209).
# Thisara Perera has got the Man of the Match for the first time in ODIs.
# Perera (5/28) has recorded his career-best bowling performance - his first five-wicket haul, outstripping the 2 for 27 against India at Dhaka on January 5, 2010.
# Perera's aforesaid bowling figures are the best by a Sri Lankan bowler against India at Dambulla, bettering Farveez Maharoof's 5 for 42 on June 22, 2010.
# Playing in his 50th ODI, Dinesh Karthik has completed his 1,000 runs, aggregating 1008 (ave.28.80) runs in 42 innings, including five fifties.
# Praveen Kumar has posted his second duck in ODIs - both against Sri Lanka at Dambulla.

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