IND vs ENG Stats : India defeated England by an innings and 25 runs on the third day of fourth and final Test match in Ahmedabad and clinch the series by 3-1 and with this win team India have qualified for World Test Championship final and have also become number one ranked Test side in the world. Earlier India resumed their batting on 294/7. The duo of Washington Sundar and Axar Patel continued their partnership and took score to over 350 runs. Axar Patel got out in 40s and after that Ben Stokes dismissed Ishant Sharma and Mohammad Siraj in four balls and thus team bowled out for 365 runs with a lead of 160 runs. Washington Sundar was left stranded on 96*. In reply England batsmen’s struggled continued and they had no clue against R Ashwin and Axar Patel. For England Daniel Lawrence showed some fight with a good fifty but that wasn’t enough and whole team bowled out for 135 runs. For India both R Ashwin and Axar Patel took 5 wickets each.
India vs England Statistical Highlights from third day of Fourth Test : A list of all the major stats and record which were recorded on the 3rd day of 4th Test-
6 – This was the sixth ever instance of India winning a Test series after being 1-0 down.
India winning a Test series after being 1-0 down :
2-1 (5 Tests) vs ENG, 1972/73
2-1 (3) vs AUS, 2000/01
2-1 (3) vs SL, 2015
2-1(4) vs AUS, 2017
2-1(4) vs AUS, 2020/21
3-1(4) vs ENG, 2021
4 – Number of five wickets haul Axar Patel has taken in Test Cricket. His these four five wickets haul have come in the last five Test innings and in remaining one innings he took 4 wickets.
27 – Axar Patel took 27 wickets in this Test series. He equaled Dilip Doshi’s record of 27 wickets (the most wickets by an Indian in debut Test series). Dilip Doshi took 27 wickets in his debut Test series against Australia in 1979.
32 – R Ashwin took 32 wickets in this Test series – the most wickets he took in a single Test series and joint fourth most by an Indian in a Test series.
Most Wickets in a Test series (India) :
35 – B Chandrasekhar vs ENG, 1972/73
34 – V Mankad vs ENG, 1951/52
34 – Shubash Gupte vs NZ, 1955/56
32 – Kapil Dev vs PAK, 1979/80
32 – Harbhajan Singh vs AUS, 2001
32 – R Ashwin vs ENG, 2021
30 – R Ashwin has now taken 30 five wicket hauls in Test Cricket – Only the seventh bowler to take 30 or more five wicket hauls in this format.
Most 5 Wicket Hauls in Test Cricket :
67 – M Muralitharan
37 – S Warne
36 – R Hadlee
35 – A Kumble
34 – R Herath
30 – James Anderson
30 – R Ashwin
36 – Virat Kohli has now won 36 Tests as captain – the joint fourth most wins as captain in Test Cricket.
Most Test Wins as Captain :
53 – G Smith (109 Tests)
48 – R Ponting (77)
41 – S Waugh (57)
36 – V Kohli (60)
36 – C Lloyd (74)