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Dec 27, 2023

India vs SA, 1st Test, Day 1: Statistical Highlights


Rohit Sharma

In South Africa, Rohit Sharma has a dismal average of 14.22 while aggregating 128 in 9 innings (5 Tests) at a strike rate of 41.83 without a fifty.

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Not a happy hunting ground

Rohit Sharma's highest score in Centurion is 47 in January 2018.

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Rohit vs Rabada

Rohit Sharma was dismissed for the sixth time by Kagiso Rabada in seven Tests.

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Rohit vs Lyon

Only Nathan Lyon has captured Rohit Sharma's wicket more often — 9 times in 12 Tests.

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Low average

Rohit Sharma's average of 14.22 in South Africa is his lowest in a country where he batted at least twice.

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​Kagiso Rabada

Kagiso Rabada became the seventh bowler to complete 500 wickets or more for South Africa in international cricket.

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Elite list

Kagiso Rabada joined Shaun Pollock (823), Dale Steyn (697), Makhaya Ntini (661), Allan Donald (602), Jacques Kallis (572) and Morne Morkel (535) in the list.

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14th five-for

5/44 is Kagiso Rabada's 14th five-wicket haul in Tests, and his first against India in 13 Tests.

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10 five-fors

Kagiso Rabada's tally includes 10 instances of five wickets or more in an innings in home Tests.

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177 wickets in SA

Kagiso Rabada went past Allan Donald's tally of 177 wickets in South Africa in six fewer Tests.

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