In February 2022, which team played their 1,000th ODI match, becoming the first team to do so?




South Africa

Answer: India 

India played their 1000th ODI at the Narendra Modi stadium against West Indies on February 6, 2022.

In 1000 ODIs India has recorded 519 victories.

They have been defeated 431 times, with nine matches ending in ties.

41 matches produced no results.

Some facts:

On December 8, 2011, the highest total was 418/5 in 50 overs against the West Indies in Indore.

On October 29, 2000, the lowest total was 54 all out in 26.3 overs against Sri Lanka in Sharjah.

On March 19, 2007, the team defeated Bermuda by 257 runs in Port of Spain.

Smallest victories: by one run over New Zealand in Wellington on March 6, 1990, by one run over Sri Lanka in Colombo (RPS) on July 25, 1993, by one run over South Africa in Jaipur on February 21, 2010, and by one run over South Africa in Johannesburg on January 15, 2011.

Individual Scores:

Sachin Tendulkar has played the most matches (463).

Sachin Tendulkar has the most runs (18,426).

On November 13, 2014, Rohit Sharma scored 264 against Sri Lanka in Kolkata.

Sachin Tendulkar has the most hundreds (49).

Sachin Tendulkar has the most fifties. 96.

Sachin Tendulkar has the most ducks (zeroes).

Sachin Tendulkar, 673 runs in a series, 2003 World Cup in South Africa.

On December 8, 2000, Zaheer Khan had the highest strike rate of 290.0 versus Zim.

Anil Kumble has the most wickets (334).

On June 17, 2014, Stuart Binny bowled 6/4 against Bangladesh in Mirpur.

Zaheer Khan, World Cup 2011, had the most wickets in a series with 21.

On October 25, 2015, Bhuvneshwar Kumar surrendered 1/106 runs against South Africa in Mumbai.

MS Dhoni has the most dismissals as a Wicket Keeper (438). (318 catches, 120 stumpings).

MS Dhoni had the most dismissals by a Wicket Keeper in a match, with six (five catches and one stumping) against England at Leeds on September 2, 2007.

MS Dhoni, 21 dismissals in a series (19 catches, two stumpings), Commonwealth Bank Series (Australia, India, Sri Lanka in Australia) in 2007/08.

M Azharuddin has the most catches (156).

VVS Laxman had the most catches in a series with 12, in the 2003/04 VB Series (Australia, India, and Zimbabwe).

VVS Laxman had the most catches in a series with 12, in the 2003/04 VB Series (Australia, India, and Zimbabwe).

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