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World T20 Stats: Raina, only Indian to score a ton

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Updated: Thursday, August 30, 2012, 14:39 [IST]
 
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With less than 20 days for ICC World T20 to begin, expectations are soaring high ahead of the mega event to be held at Sri Lanka from September 18, 2012.

T20 WC: Raina, only Indian to score ton

The inaugural edition was won by India after defeating Pakistan by 5 runs in the final, while the runners-up Pakistan, defeated Sri Lanka by 8 wickets in the final of 2009 edition of ICC World T20 held at England.

The third edition, that was held in West Indies from April 30 to May 16 2010 was the first ever ICC tournament trophy won by England, as they defeated Australia by 7 wickets in the final at Barbados.

Here are a few interesting stats about ICC World T20

* Most Runs: 615 runs (18 matches) - Mahela Jayawardene (Sri Lanka)

* Most runs in a tournament: 317 (7 matches) in 2009 - Tillakaratne Dilshan (Sri Lanka)

* Most ducks: 4 (2007-2010) - Sanath Jayasuriya (Sri Lanka)

* Most sixes: Chris Gayle (West Indies) - 27

* Highest individual score in T20 WC: Chris Gayle (West Indies) - 117 Vs South Africa, Johannesburg; 2007

* Highest total in T20 WC: 260/6 (Sri Lanka) Vs Kenya, Johannesburg, 2007

* Largest victories: Sri Lanka (172 runs Vs Kenya, Johannesburg, 2007)

* Highest strike-rate: 153.47 - Chris Gayle (West Indies)

* Most fifties : 5 - Mahela Jayawardene (Sri Lanka)

* Most sixes in an innings: 10 Vs South Africa, Johannesburg, 2007 - Chris Gayle (West Indies)

* Most Wickets: 27 - Shahid Afridi (Pakistan)

* Best Bowling in an innings: 5/6 - Shahid Afridi (Pakistan vs New Zealand), 2009

* Most five-wicket hauls: 1 (2007-2009) - Umar Gul (Pakistan)

* Most wickets in a series: 14 - Dirk Nannes (Australia) in 2010

* Most Catches: 16 - AB de Villiers (South Africa)

* Most catches in an innings: 4 - Darren Sammy (West Indies); Vs Ireland in 2010

* Most catches in a tournament: 8 - Michael Hussey (Australia)

* Most matches as captain: 17 - Paul Collingwood (England) & MS Dhoni (India)

* Most matches: 20 - Kamran Akmal, Misbah ul Haq and Shahid Afridi (Pakistan)

* Most runs conceded in an innings: 64 runs off 4 overs - Sanath Jayasuriya ( Sri Lanka Vs Pakistan, Johannesburg, 2007)

* Most matches as umpire: 21 - Simon Taufel (Australia)

* List of Centuries: 3 - Chris Gayle (West Indies),  Suresh Raina (India) and Mahela Jayawardene (Sri Lanka)

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Story first published:  Thursday, August 30, 2012, 14:21 [IST]
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