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Dhoni Gets 100

Written by Vineet Kapoor

Some Interesting Stats from the second quarter-final, between Bangladesh and India

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100 ODI triumphs for MS Dhoni, the third-most for any Captain. Others with more ODI wins are both Australian, Ricky Ponting (165) and Allan Border (107).

2 Hundreds scored by Rohit Sharma at the MCG. He is one of just three meeting batsmen to score two ODI tons at the ground, alongside David Gower and Viv Richards.

11 Consecutive wins for India in World Cups, the second longest winning streak after Australia’s 25-match streak.

7 Consecutive matches where India have bowled out their rivals, the most for any group in World Cups. India’s restriction in these amusements have incorporated five Test countries – South Africa, Pakistan, Zimbabwe, West Indies and Bangladesh.

0 India are the main group not to have lost a solitary wicket in the batting Powerplay amid this World Cup. India scored 50 for 0 amid the batting Powerplay today.

72.8 India’s win rate in World Cup knockout matches, the best for any group. India have eight wins from 11 matches.

About the author

Vineet Kapoor

Born in 1966, BE (Mechanical), MBA (Marketing & Finance). Worked previously in Tata Sons, Essar Cellphone etc. before venturing out.

Special interest: Is a Poet, Writer, Photographer, Artist, founder member of different alumni associations

Member: ASCI (Administrative Staff College of India), Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Bombay Productivity Council, UBS Alumni Association (Secretary, Chandigarh Chapter)