India vs West Indies: Statistical highlights

Updated: 07 July 2011 11:26 IST

Statistical highlights of the opening day's play in the third Test between India and West Indies on Wednesday.

New Delhi:

Statistical highlights of the opening day's play in the third Test between India and West Indies on Wednesday.

# Ishant Sharma has emulated Kapil Dev's feat of capturing 18 wickets at 21.38 runs apiece in four Tests in the Caribbean in 1988-89.

# Both Ishant and Kapil share an Indian record for most wickets by a speedster in the Caribbean in a Test series.

# The Windsor Park, Roseau, Dominica became Test Cricket's 106th venue.

# Shivnarine Chanderpaul has become the most capped player for West Indies.   He is playing in his 133rd Test, bettering Courtney Walsh's tally of 132 Tests.

# Ishant's series performance (18 at 13.38) is his best, eclipsing the 15 at 27.06 runs apiece in four Tests against Australia in 2008-09.

# Darren Bravo is the top run-scorer for the West Indies in the series - 163 at an average of 40.75.

Topics : Cricket India in West Indies, 2011 West Indies India
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