Amit Mishra
Amit Mishra

In the second T20 match between India and West Indies, the match was called off due to rains. India won the toss and elected to field. India bowled well and restricted West Indies to 143. Chasing the target, India scored 15 for 0 before rain washed off play.


  1. Jasprit Bumrah becomes leading wicket taker in T20 cricket in a calendar year. He has picked 28 wickets in 2016 surpassing Dirk Nannes record of 27 wickets in 2010
  2. Ashwin dismissed Lendol Simmons for the 5th time in T20s which is the most by off spinner. The only other batsman Ashwin has dismissed in T20 is AB De Villiers(5 times)
  3. Aaron Finch (165 runs) and David Warner (113 runs) are only two batsmen scoring most runs against India in T20 powerplays. Johoson Charles scored 110 runs.
  4. It was the third time that all four Indian bowlers picked two or more wickets in T20 for India. This has happened 3 times in 2016.
  5. Amit Mishra registered best figures on his T20 comeback (3/24). The previous best figures for Amit Mishra in T20’s were 3/26 against Bangladesh in Dhaka in 2014.
  6. Before this match, Charles had a opening partnership of least fifty. One was with Lewis in the first T20 while the other four were with Flecther. Charles had opening partnership of 126 with Lewis while Flecther the opening partnership were 62,104, 89 and 60.
  7. Bumrah has taken 28 wickets in 2016 the most by any bowler in a calendar year. Ashwin is placed at second who has taken 23 T20 wickets in 2016.
  8. Ashwin has taken 52 wickets in T20 format , the most by an Indian bowler. He took 2 wickets in the second T20 which has moved into 11th place in the list of most wickets in T20. Ashwin needs four more wickets to make into top ten.
  9. Andre Russell (68) and Dwayne Bravo(63) are leading wicket takers in T20 format this year. Jasprit Bumrah is not far behind with 55 wickets in T20 format this year.
  10. 143 in the second T20 was the second lowest total against India for West Indies. Their lowest total against India was 129 for 7 at Mirpur in 2014 World T20.
  11. Ashwin achieves the milestone of becoming the first Indian bowler to take 200 T20 wickets. Amit Mishra is second on the list with 199 wickets in this format.



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