Key Stats from the 2017 Champions Trophy

The triumphant Pakistan team with the Champions Trophy.   -  AP

Number

Stat

0

Number of Pakistan batsmen that finished among the top-5 run-getters in the 2017 Champions Trophy, despite winning the tournament. Three Indian batsmen are part of the top-5 – Shikhar Dhawan (338), Rohit Sharma (304) and Virat Kohli (258).

 

1

Number of times that Pakistan have reached the Champions Trophy final. The 2017 edition was the first time and they managed to finish on the winning side.

 

2

Number of matches that had to be abandoned due to rain in the 2017 Champions Trophy, with Australia being part of both those fixtures (against Bangladesh and New Zealand). There were three other matches that were affected by rain and had to be completed using the D/L Method.

 

3

The most 50-plus scores posted by any a batsman in a single edition of the Champions Trophy. Amazingly, there were 7 batsman who did this during the 2017 Champions Trophy, while there have been only 7 other such instances in the all previous editions of the Champions Trophy combined.

 

4

Number of 3-wicket hauls taken by Hasan Ali in the 2017 Champions Trophy (against Ind, SA, Eng and SL). No bowler has previously taken four 3-wicket hauls in a single edition of the Champions Trophy.

 

5

Number of times that a team has won the final of an ODI tournament by a margin of 180 (or more) runs, i.e. Pakistan’s margin of victory against India in the final. This is the largest margin of victory (in terms of runs) in the final of any ICC tournament.

 

6

Number of matches played at The Oval (London) during the 2017 Champions Trophy, more than the other two venues, Birmingham (Edgbaston) and Sophia Gardens (Cardiff), which hosted five and four matches respectively.

 

7

Number of 300-plus scores posted by teams during the 2017 Champions Trophy, the most in a single edition. The previous highest was 5, during the 2009/10 edition, in South Africa.

 

8

Number of 100-plus partnerships at The Oval during the 2017 Champions Trophy. There were only four such partnerships at Birmingham and two at Cardiff. The run rate (5.68) and batting average (41.47) at the Oval was also better than the other venues this tournament. India had the most 100-plus partnerships in the tournament – four (two at Birmingham and two at The Oval).

 

9

Number of players in India’s 2017 Champions Trophy squad who were also part of the 2013 Champions Trophy squad, which won the tournament. The players who are part of both squads are MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Dinesh Karthik, Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Umesh Yadav.

 

10

Number of sixes hit by Hardik Pandya in the 2017 Champions Trophy, the most by any batsman. He hit six of those sixes in the final against Pakistan. The most sixes in a single Champions Trophy is 12, by Saurav Ganguly, in the 2000/01 edition, in Kenya.

 

11

Number of innings in the 2017 Champions Trophy where a batsman scored more than 50 runs in boundaries. Two of those innings came in the final – Hardik Pandya (52 out of 76 runs) and Fakhar Zaman (66 out of 114 runs).

 

 

LISTS

Most Runs

Player

Mat

Runs

HS

Ave

SR

100

50

S Dhawan (INDIA)

5

338

125

67.6

101.8

1

2

RG Sharma (INDIA)

5

304

123*

76

86.85

1

2

Tamim Iqbal (BDESH)

4

293

128

73.25

86.17

1

2

JE Root (ENG)

4

258

133*

86

97.72

1

1

V Kohli (INDIA)

5

258

96*

129

98.85

0

3


 

Most Wickets

Player

Mat

Wkts

Ave

Econ

SR

4+

Hasan Ali (PAK)

5

13

14.69

4.29

20.5

0

JR Hazlewood (AUS)

3

9

15.77

5.07

18.6

1

Junaid Khan (PAK)

4

8

19.37

4.58

25.3

0

LE Plunkett (ENG)

4

8

24.5

5.85

25.1

2

AU Rashid (ENG)

3

7

20.28

4.73

25.7

1


 

Highest Team Scores

TeamScoreOversRROppositionGroundMatch Date
Pakistan338/4506.76v IndiaThe Oval18-Jun-17
Sri Lanka322/348.46.61v IndiaThe Oval8-Jun-17
India321/6506.42v Sri LankaThe Oval8-Jun-17
India319/3486.64v PakistanBirmingham4-Jun-17
England31049.36.26v New ZealandCardiff6-Jun-17


 

Most Dismissals by a Keeper

PlayerMatDisCaughtStumped
Sarfraz Ahmed (PAK)5990
JC Buttler (ENG)4532
N Dickwella (SL)3440
MS Dhoni (INDIA)5440


 

Most 50+ Partnerships

TeamMat50+100HighAve
India594178*57.09
Pakistan58212842.92
Sri Lanka36115933.08
Bangladesh45322436.39
England45315941.11