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

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

KL Rahul (149) and Rishabh Pant (114) added 204 runs for the 6th wicket against England at The Oval (Photo - getty)

England beat India by 118 runs in the fifth and last Test match at Kennington Oval in London and won the series with 4-1.

On the fifth day, India resumed batting on 58/3 and lost both Ajinkya Rahane and Hanuma Vihari in the morning session and reduced to 121/5. KL Rahul (149) and Rishabh Pant (114) completed their respective hundreds and their 204 runs stand for the sixth wicket brought India back in the game and also gave a little hope of a historic chase but Rashid removed both KL Rahul and Rishabh Pant in the last session.

James Anderson took the final wicket of India's innings and sealed 118 runs win for his team and also broke Glenn McGrath's 563 wickets record and became the leading wicket-taker among the fast bowlers. 

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

4 - Rishabh Pant is the 4th Indian player to reach his maiden Test hundred with a SIX.

Indian players to reach maiden Test hundred with a six -

Kapil Dev vs WI at Delhi, 1979

Irfan Pathan vs PAK at Bangalore, 2007

Harbhajan Singh vs NZ at Ahmedabad, 2010

Rishabh Pant vs ENG at The Oval, 2018

7 - Rishabh Pant also became the first Indian and seventh overall wicketkeeper to score a hundred in the 4th innings of a Test match.

Wicketkeepers who scored hundreds in 4th innings of a Test -

Adam Gilchrist (AUS) - 149* vs PAK at Hobart, 1999

Moin Khan (PAK) - 117* vs Sri Lanka at Sialkot, 1995

Rishabh Pant (IND) - 114 vs ENG at The Oval, 2018

Matt Prior (ENG) - 110* vs NZ at Auckland, 2013

Alan Knott (ENG) - 106* vs AUS at Adelaide, 1975

AB de Villiers (SA) - 103 vs IND at Johannesburg, 2013

Mushfiqur Rahim (BAN) - 101 vs IND at Chittagong, 2010

8 - Alastair Cook became the 8th player to receive Man of the Match award in the last Test match of career.

Players who received Man of the Match award in the last Test -

Ian Redpath (AUS) vs WI at Melbourne, 1976

Greg Chappell (AUS) vs PAK at Sydney, 1984

Sarfraz Nawaz (PAK) vs ENG at Lahore, 1984

Sunil Gavaskar (IND) vs PAK at Bangalore, 1987

Murray Goodwin (ZIM) vs ENG at Nottingham, 2000

Jason Gillespie (AUS) vs BAN at Chittagong, 2006

Shane Bond (NZ) vs PAK at Dunedin, 2009

Alastair Cook (ENG) vs IND at The Oval, 2018

149 - KL Rahul's 149 is the second highest individual score for India in the 4th innings of a Test match.

Highest individual score for India in the 4th innings of a Test -

221 - Sunil Gavaskar vs ENG at The Oval, 1979

149 - KL Rahul vs ENG at The Oval, 2018

146* - Dilip Vengsarkar vs PAK at Delhi, 1979

141 - Virat Kohli vs AUS at Adelaide, 2014

136 - Sachin Tendulkar vs PAK at Chennai, 1999

204 - KL Rahul and Rishabh Pant's 204-run partnership for the 6th wicket is the second highest partnership for any wicket for India in the 4th innings of a Test.

Highest 4th innings partnership for India -

213 - S Gavaskar & C Chauhan vs ENG at The Oval, 1979

204 - KL Rahul & Rishabh Pant vs ENG at The Oval, 2018

194* - R Dravid & S Ganguly vs NZ at Hamilton, 1999

185 - V Kohli & M Vijay vs AUS at Adelaide, 2014

171 - D Dasgupta & R Dravid vs SA at Port Elizabeth, 2001

564 - James Anderson with 564 wickets become the leading wicket-taker in Test cricket among the pacers. He surpassed Glenn McGrath's tally of 563 wickets. 

Most Test wickets by pacers -

James Anderson (ENG) - 564

Glenn McGrath (AUS) - 563

Courtney Walsh (WI) - 519

Kapil Dev (IND) - 434

Stuart Broad (ENG) - 433


By Jasveer Singh Kharra - 12 Sep, 2018

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