Bangalore, Jul 31: The 4th ODI between India and Sri Lanka is the 250th one-day international in Sri Lanka. Here are more stats and highlights related to the fourth one-dayer between India Vs Sri Lanka at Premadasa Stadium.
#Virat Kohli scored his 13th ODI century which helped India clinch the one-day series against Sri Lanka.
#Kohli scored 128 0ff 119 balls with 12 boundaries and six. Suresh Raina (58) scored his third fifty in the series with four boundaries and six.
#India reached 100 runs in 20.5 overs. They scored 200 in 38.1 overs.
#Virat Kohli and Suresh Raina added 146 runs for the fifth wicket at the rate of 7.82 runs per over.
#Teams batting first at Premadasa have won 47 times while teams batting second in a D/N encounter have registered only 30 wins.
#Zaheer had figures of 5-0-2-16 after his first spell in the 3rd ODI. This time around, his figures were 6-0-36-0, as he was not given his quota of 10 overs, as part time bowlers dominated throughout the innings, sharing 32 overs between them
#Average first innings score since 2011 (in completed matches at Colombo) has been 213.
#4th ODI of the five match series was the 250th ODI played in Sri Lanka
#It was Tillakaratne Dilshan's 75th consecutive match against India
#Zaheer Khan is India's leading wicket-taker against Sri Lanka in ODIs with 65 wickets
#Zaheer was given only four overs during his first spell in the 4th ODI while he was given 5 in the 3rd ODI. Guess Dhoni has realized that there is a need to keep the specialist bowlers for the death overs
#Nuwan Pradeep made his ODI debut for Sri Lanka against India in the fourth ODI
#Dilshan was dropped on 29 by Dhoni off Kohli
#Lanka scored 64 runs off the first 15 overs, including 45 in the first powerplay which suggests they scored just 19 runs after the first powerplay (10-15)
#Dilshan has recorded 1000 runs at RPS, Colombo at an average of 33.37
#Indian bowling in the year 2012: India has recorded 5.13 runs per over during the powerplay and 7.72 rpo during the death overs (last 10 overs)
#Dilshan made 42 before he was dismissed by Dinda in the 19th over. He was dropped on 29 by Dhoni off Kohli
#Lanka scored 35 runs in the batting powerplay (15-20)
#Lanka reached the three digit mark in 20.2 overs
#Tharanga smashed a half century off 71 balls, before being dismissed by R Ashwin for 51.
#Lanka's first fifty runs came off 69 balls
#Lahiru Thirimanne was dropped on 16 by Virat Kohli off Virender Sehwag in the 29th over of the innings
#India conceded 22 runs in the bowling powerplay (20-25 overs)
#India conceded only 66 runs in the last 10 overs when compared to 97 in the third ODI at Colombo on Saturday (Jul 28)
#Manoj Tiwary's 4/61 happens to be his best bowling figures in ODIs
#India finished its quota of 50 overs five minutes ahead of scheduled time, which was something unusual for Team India as they had stretched it most of the times in 2012.