WC 2015 – Game 44 – QF 2 – Bangladesh vs India at Melbourne on 19.03.15 – India won by 109 runs

S Dhawan was dismissed stumped for 30 in this game to provide the 136th occasion of a batsman dismissed stumped in the World Cup. It also provides the eighth occasion of an Indian batsman dismissed stumped in the World Cup

 

Dhawan was dismissed stumped for 30 in this game to provide the 32nd occasion of an opening batsman dismissed stumped in the World Cup. It also provides the fifth occasion of an Indian opening batsman dismissed stumped in the World Cup

 

RG Sharma and SK Raina added 122 runs for the fourth wicket in this game to provide the 258th occasion of batsmen posting a three figure partnership in the World Cup. It also provides the 37th occasion of batsmen posting a three figure partnership for the fourth wicket in the World Cup.

 

RG Sharma and SK Raina added 122 runs for the fourth wicket in this game to provide the 32nd occasion of Indian batsmen posting a three figure partnership in the World Cup. It also provides the fourth occasion of Indian batsmen posting a three figure partnership for the fourth wicket in the World Cup.

 

RG Sharma and SK Raina added 122 runs for the fourth wicket in this game to provide the seventh occasion of batsmen posting a three figure partnership for any wicket in a World Cup Quarter Final. It also provides the second occasion of Indian batsmen posting a three figure partnership for the fourth wicket in the World Cup – the first occasion being the 168 runs partnership between LK Germon and CA Harris of New Zealand against Australia at Karachi on 11.03.96.

 

RG Sharma scored 137 in this game to provide the 163rd occasion of a batsman scoring a hundred in the World Cup. It also provides the 25th occasion of Indian batsmen scoring a hundred in the World Cup.

 

RG Sharma scored 137 in this game to provide the 84th occasion of an opening batsman scoring a hundred in the World Cup. It also provides the eleventh occasion of Indian opening batsmen scoring a hundred in the World Cup.

 

RG Sharma scored 137 in this game to provide the occasion of a batsman scoring a hundred in the World Cup Quarter final. All the seven hundreds are listed below.

         

No Player Runs Inns Team Oppn Ground Date
1 BC Lara 111 1 Win RSA Karachi 11.03.96
2 CZ Harris 130 1 NZl Aus Chennai 11.03.96
3 ME Waugh 110 2 Aus NZl Chennai 11.03.96
4 RT Ponting 104 1 Aus Ind Ahmedabad 24.03.11
5 WU Tharanga 102* 2 Srl Eng Colombo (RPS) 26.03.11
6 TM Dilshan 108* 2 Srl Eng Colombo (RPS) 26.03.11
7 RG Sharma 137 1 Ind Ban Melbourne 19.03.15

 

RG Sharma’s 137 in this game represent the highest score by a batsman in the Quarter final of the World Cup. Previous best was CZ Harris’ 140 for New Zealand against Australia at Chennai on 11.03.96

 

No Player Runs Inns Team Oppn Ground Date
1 RG Sharma 137 1 Ind Ban Melbourne 19.03.15
2 CZ Harris 130 1 NZl Aus Chennai 11.03.96

 

UT Yadav captured 4 for 31 in this game to provide the 187th occasion of a bowler capturing four or more wickets in the World Cup. It also provides the 133rd occasion of a bowler capturing exact four wickets in the World Cup

 

UT Yadav captured 4 for 31 in this game to provide the 19th occasion of an Indian bowler capturing four or more wickets in the World Cup. It also provides the 14th occasion of an Indian bowler capturing exact four wickets in the World Cup

 

UT Yadav beame the fifth  bowler to capture four or more wickets in the World Cup Quarter final. Other are – RA Harper of West Indies, Shahid Afridi of Pakistan, JDP Oram of New Zealand and Imran Tahir of South Africa. The performance of these four bowlers is listed below.

 

No Player O M R W Inns Team Oppn Ground Date
1 RA Harper 10.0 0 47 4 2 Win RSA Karachi 11.03.96
2 Shahid Afridi 9.3 1 30 4 1 Pak Win Dhaka 23.03.11
3 JDP Oram 9.0 1 39 4 2 NZl RSA Dhaka 25.03.11
4 Imran Tahir 8.2 0 26 4 1 RSA Srl Sydney 18.03.15
5 UT Yadav 9.0 1 31 4 2 Ind Ban Melbourne 19.03.15

 

India won this game by 109 runs to provide the 43rd occasion of a team winning the World Cup game by 100 plus runs margin. It also provides the fifth occasion of India winning a World Cup game by 100 plus runs margin. All such occasions are listed below

 

No Team Result Margin Opposition Ground Date
1 India won 157 runs v Sri Lanka Taunton 26.05.99
2 India won 181 runs v Namibia Pietermaritzburg 23.02.03
3 India won 257 runs v Bermuda Port of Spain 19.03.07
4 India won 130 runs v South Africa Melbourne 22.02.15
5 India won 109 runs v Bangladesh Melbourne 19.03.15

 

India won this game by 109 runs. It was India’s 100th win under the captaincy of MS Dhoni. MS Dhoni became the third captain to lead a team in its 100 plus wins.  RT Ponting {165} and AR Border {107} are the other two captains to lead Australia in 100 plus wins

 

No Player Team Mat Won Lost Tied NR
1 RT Ponting Aus 230 165 51 2 12
2 AR Border Aus 178 107 67 1 03
3 MS Dhoni Ind 177 100 62 4 11

 

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