World T20 Stats: Brendon McCullum, NZ's trump card

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Published: Sunday, September 23, 2012, 14:31 [IST]
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Bangalore, Sep 23: New Zealand, placed in Group D, are playing their last group match against Pakistan on Sunday and look to keep up their momentum after thrashing Bangladesh at Pallekele on Friday.

WT20: McCullum, Kiwi's deadly weapon

Here is a look at New Zealand team's statistics in World T20 ahead of their clash against Paksitan at Pallekele.

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# New Zealand has played three matches against Pakistan so far in World T20 while they have won only one match and lost two in World T20

# New Zealand's highest total in World T20 has been 198/5 against Ireland in June 2009

# They have recorded their lowest total (99) against Pakistan in June 2009

# Interestingly, Kiwis recorded their highest and lowest T20 totals in the second edition of World T20 at England.

# Brendon McCullum has scored 463 runs off 17 matches, with a highest score of 123, best by a New Zealand batsman in World T20

# Daniel Vettori has claimed the most wickets (18) in World T20 for New Zealand with 4/20 being his best

# None of the New Zealand bowlers have claimed a five wicket haul so far in World T20

# Only Mark Gillespie and Daniel Vettori have claimed a four-wicket haul in World T20 so far

# Brendon McCullum is the only New Zealand cricketer to have scored a ton in World T20

# Craig McMillan holds the record for more sixes for New Zealand with 13, while Ross Taylor, Scott Styris have recorded 12 sixes, Brendon McCullum needs three more sixes to surpass McMillan's record

# Brendon McCullum has played 17 matches in World T20, the most by any New Zealand cricketer

# The highest partnership has been 94 runs for the second wicket between James Franklin and Brendon McCullum against Bangladesh in 2012

# Kane Williamson and Nathan McCullum jointly hold the record for maximum catches in an innings, as they have recorded 3 so far in 2012 and 2010 respectively

# Daniel Vettori8 has led his team on 11 occasions in World T20, the most by any New Zealand captain

# Under Vettori's captaincy, New Zealand have won 6 off the 13 matches


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