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Yuvraj, Jadeja lead hopes in SA; check out players' record

December 04, 2013 16:15 IST

World champions India are looking to win an ODI series in South Africa for the first time, when they take on the Proteas in a three-match series, starting on Thursday.

India are on a high having won the ICC Champions Trophy this year before getting the better of Australia and West Indies at home.

- South Africa Tour schedule

The first ODI will be played in Johannesburg on December 5 followed by matches in Durban (December 8) and Centurion (December 11).

Yuvraj Singh is India’s most experienced player in the 16-member squad having played 291 matches, scoring 8329 runs with 13 centuries.

Ravindra Jadeja is the highest wicket-taker among the bowlers with 108 wickets in 89 games, followed by R Ashwin with 95 wickets from 67 games.

A look at the career batting and bowling records of the men who hold the key to India’s fortunes.

India ODI Career Records: Batting and Fielding

 

Mts

Inns

NO

Runs

Hs

Avg

SR

100s

50s

0s

Ct/St

R Ashwin

67

37

12

428

38

17.12

84.58

0

0

4

17

Shikhar Dhawan

28

28

2

1219

119

46.88

94.13

5

5

1

12

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

235

207

62

7690

183*

53.03

89.22

9

50

7

219/78

Ravindra Jadeja

89

59

18

1267

78

30.90

79.13

0

6

4

32

Virat Kohli

122

116

18

5123

183

52.28

88.92

17

28

8

59

Bhuvneshwar Kumar

25

11

5

94

31

15.67

75.20

0

0

2

10

Amit Mishra

21

4

1

14

9

4.67

56.00

0

0

2

3

Mohammed Shami

17

4

2

7

6*

3.50

53.84

0

0

1

3

Ajinkya Rahane

17

17

0

454

91

26.71

72.99

0

3

3

6

Suresh Raina

183

157

32

4462

116*

35.70

91.47

3

29

11

78

Ambati Rayudu

4

3

1

101

63*

50.50

61.96

0

1

0

0

Ishant Sharma

68

24

11

66

13

5.08

35.29

0

0

4

16

Mohit Sharma

4

0

0

0

0

-

-

0

0

0

1

Rohit Sharma

111

106

20

3137

209

36.48

79.43

4

20

8

36

Umesh Yadav

26

9

8

26

11*

26.00

61.90

0

0

1

4

Yuvraj Singh

291

267

39

8329

139

36.53

87.26

13

51

17

92

India ODI Career Records: Bowling

 

Mts

Balls

Mdns

Runs

Wkts

Best

Avg

SR

RPO

4W

R Ashwin

67

3594

17

2926

95

 3-24

30.80

37.83

4.88

0

Shikhar Dhawan

28

0

0

0

0

-

-

-

-

0

MS Dhoni

235

36

0

31

1

 1-14

31.00

36.00

5.17

0

Ravindra Jadeja

89

4313

38

3372

108

 5-36

31.22

39.94

4.69

4

Virat Kohli

122

411

1

421

2

 1-20

210.50

205.50

6.15

0

Bhuvneshwar Kumar

25

1218

28

907

30

 4-8

30.23

40.60

4.47

1

Amit Mishra

21

1108

13

862

37

 6-48

23.30

29.95

4.67

3

Mohammed Shami

17

835

12

717

21

 3-42

34.14

39.76

5.15

0

Ajinkya Rahane

17

0

0

0

0

-

-

-

-

0

Suresh Raina

183

1418

3

1192

24

 3-34

49.67

59.08

5.04

0

Ambati Rayudu

4

0

0

0

0

-

-

-

-

0

Ishant Sharma

68

3169

26

3011

96

 4-38

31.36

33.01

5.70

3

Mohit Sharma

4

177

3

146

4

 2-26

36.50

44.25

4.95

0

Rohit Sharma

111

539

2

454

8

 2-27

56.75

67.38

5.05

0

Umesh Yadav

26

1202

9

1206

29

 3-32

41.59

41.45

6.02

0

Yuvraj Singh

291

4988

18

4238

111

 5-31

38.18

44.94

5.10

3

Only five members of the current Indian touring squad have played in South Africa. Virat Kohli holds an impressive record with the bat with 193 runs in five matches, while Yuvraj has claimed the maximum number of wickets with five scalps in nine games.

Batting record in South Africa:

 

Mts

Inns

NO

Runs

Hs

Avg

SR

100s

50s

0s

Ct/St

MS Dhoni

9

9

0

214

55

23.78

78.97

0

1

0

8/3

Virat Kohli

5

5

1

193

87*

48.25

79.42

0

2

0

4

Suresh Raina

6

6

0

115

37

19.17

75.16

0

0

0

1

Rohit Sharma

5

5

0

49

23

9.80

49.00

0

0

0

1

Yuvraj Singh

9

9

0

150

53

16.67

69.44

0

1

1

4

Bowling record in South Africa:

 

Mts

Balls

Mdns

Runs

Wkts

Best

Avg

SR

RPO

4W

MS Dhoni

9

0

0

0

0

-

-

-

-

0

Virat Kohli

5

0

0

0

0

-

-

-

-

0

Suresh Raina

6

96

0

82

1

 1-21

82.00

96.00

5.13

0

Rohit Sharma

5

84

0

67

3

 2-30

22.33

28.00

4.79

0

Yuvraj Singh

9

216

0

173

5

 3-34

34.60

43.20

4.81

0

Photograph: BCCI

Rajneesh Gupta