Statstical Highlights

Few more records for Dhoni in the just concluded One Day Series vs South Africa

msdhoniMS Dhoni has an aggregate of 4071 runs as captain in a bilateral one-day series involving two teams at the end of just concluded one-day series against South Africa. He became the second captain to total 4000 plus runs in a bilateral series after RT Ponting. RT Ponting has an aggregate of 4407 runs.

MS Dhoni occupies the second place in the list of captains who have scored most runs on home soil in the bilateral one-day series involving two teams. At the end of the just concluded one-day series against South Africa at home, MS Dhoni’s aggregate read 2247.

The first place is occupied by SP Fleming who has an aggregate of 2249 runs. MS Dhoni went past GC Smith who has a total of 2170 runs on his way to occupy the second place.

MS Dhoni’s aggregate at the end of the just concluded one-day series against South Africa at home read 6145. He became the sixth batsman in the annals of one day games to score 6000 plus runs in a bilateral series involving two teams. He completed 6000 runs during this series. Other batsman to total 6000 plus runs under this category of statistics are – KC Sangakkara {7331}, SR Tendulkar {7215}, JH Kallis {7133}, AB de Villiers {6603} and TM Dilshan {6148}