ENG v IND 2018: Test 5, Day 3 - Statistical Highlights

All the major stats and facts from the third day of Fifth Test match between England and India at The Oval.

Ravindra Jadeja playing a shot during his 86* runs knock against England in the fifth Test (photo - getty)

Alastair Cook (46*) and captain Joe Root (29*) added 52 unbeaten runs to give England a lead of 154 runs with 8 wickets in the hand at the end of the third day of the fifth Test match at Kennington Oval in London.

Earlier in morning India resumed batting on 174/6 and both Hanuma Vihari and Ravindra Jadeja started well and added 77 runs for the 7th wicket, Hanuma departed after completing his maiden Test fifty and on the other hand, Ravindra Jadeja added useful runs with the tail and scored unbeaten 86 runs and helped India to post 292 runs on the board. 

All the major stats and facts from the third day of Fifth Test match between England and India at The Oval :

7 - Ravindra Jadeja became the 7th Indian player to score a 50 and take 4 or more wickets in an innings in the same Test match in England.

50 plus runs and 4 or more wickets in an innings of a Test in England (Indian players) -

Lala Amarnath (50 & 5/118) at Lord's, 1946

Vinoo Mankad (72 + 184 & 5/196) at Lord's, 1952

Kapil Dev (89 & 5/125) at Lord's, 1982

Javagal Srinath (52 & 4/103) at Edgbaston, 1996

Bhuvneshwar Kumar (58 + 63* & 5/82) at Trent Bridge, 2014

Bhuvneshwar Kumar (52 & 6/82) at Lord's, 2014

Hardik Pandya (52* & 5/28) at Trent Bridge, 2018

Ravindra Jadeja (86* & 4/79) at The Oval, 2018

17.72 - Keaton Jennings' batting average at home (England) in Test cricket - the second lowest for an opener at home in Test cricket (Min 15 innings).

Lowest average for an opener at home in Test cricket (Min 15 innings) -

William Shalders (SA) - 16.81

Keaton Jennings (ENG) - 17.72

Sidath Wettimuny (SL) - 18.19

Javed Omar (BAN) - 20.54

Mike Brearley (ENG) - 20.95

35 - Rishab Pant has conceded 35 byes in this ongoing Test match against England in Oval - the second most by an Indian wicketkeeper in a Test match.

Most byes conceded by a wicketkeeper in a Test for India -

47 - Dinesh Karthik vs PAK at Bangalore, 2007

35* - Rishabh Pant vs ENG at The Oval, 2018

30 - Rishabh Pant vs ENG at Southampton, 2018

29 - Budhi Kunderan vs ENG at Kanpur, 1964

29 - MSK Prasad vs NZ at Mohali, 1999

56 - Hanuma Vihari scored 56 runs in his debut Test innings while batting at number 6 - the fifth most by an Indian player on debut Test innings while batting at number 6.

Highest scores on debut Test innings for India batting at number 6 -

177 - Rohit Sharma vs WI at Kolkata, 2013

120 - Suresh Raina vs SL at Colombo, 2010

105 - Virender Sehwag vs SA at Bloemfontein, 2001

103 - Pravin Amre vs SA at Durban, 1992

56 - Hanuma Vihari vs ENG at The Oval, 2018

51 - VVS Laxman vs SA at Ahmedabad, 1996


By Jasveer Singh Kharra - 10 Sep, 2018

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