Here Are Some Really Interesting Indian Cricket Statistics

We are going to take a step away from free slot games and have a look at some cricket stats in India. We think that it is safe to say that there are is no other sport out there where the statistics can be as exciting as the ones that are found in cricket. Fans of this sport can spend a considerable amount of their time having a look at all of the different statistics available. So, without further ado, let us now take a look at some of the best Indian cricket stats.

Most Runs Scored by an Indian Cricketer in Test Matches

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It goes without saying that India have had some fantastic batsmen over the years. In fact, this cricket mad country has produced some of the great batsmen to have graced this wonderful sport. We will now take a look at the top 5 run scorers in India's cricketing history.

  1. Sachin Tendulkar played cricket for his country for 24 years and during that time he scored a staggering 15,921 runs at an average of 53.78. He scored an impressive 51 centuries, with his top score being 248 not out
  2. Rahul Dravid played cricket for India for 16 years and during this time he amassed 13,265 Test runs for his country with an average of 52.63. He scored 36 centuries, with his best score being 270
  3. Sunil Gavaskar played Test cricket for Indian for 16 years and he scored 10,122 runs at an average of 51.12. He scored 34 centuries for his country and has a top score of 236 not out
  4. VVS Laxman also played test cricket for India for 16 years and he scored 8,781 runs at an average of 45.97. He scored 17 centuries and has a top score of 281
  5. Virender Sehway played Test cricket for 12 years for India and scored 8,503 runs at an average of 49.43. He scored 23 centuries with a highest score of 319

Most Wickets Taken by an Indian Cricketer in Test Matches

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Just like they have produced some fantastic batsmen over the years, they have also produced some fantastic bowlers that had no trouble dismissing some of the best batsmen in the world. We shall now have a look at five of the best Test bowlers that India have ever produced.

  1. Anil Kumble played Test cricket for 18 years for India and he picked up a really impressive 619 runs at an average of 29.65. He picked up eight 10-wicket hauls during his Test career and had best figures of 14/149
  2. Kapil Dev played Test cricket for India for 16 years and he collected 434 scalps at an average of 29.64. He picked up two 10-wicket hauls and had best figures of 11/146
  3. Harbhajan Singh played for his country for 17 years and he picked up 417 wickets at an average of 32.46. He collected five 10-wicket hauls and had best match figures of 15/217
  4. Ravi Ashwin has been playing Test cricket for India for the last 9 years and he has picked up 365 wickets at an average of 25.43. He has seven 10-wicket hauls and has best match figures of 13/140
  5. Zaheer Khan played Test cricket for 14 years and he picked up 311 scalps at an average of 32.94. He had one 10-wicket haul with best match figures of 10/149

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