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.New Delhi, Delhi, India
James Anderson has picked 614 wickets in Test matches. (Photo credit: Twitter/Jimmy9)

  • Trent Boult is chasing 500 international wickets
  • Joe Root is 383 runs short of 9000 Test runs
  • The Test series between England and New Zealand starts at June 2

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Virat Kohli made his international debut in 2008. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Virat Kohli has scored 70 international centuries
  • The Indian skipper averages more than 50 runs in all formats
  • David Warner has 43 international tons against his name

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.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Indian cricket team players hold the trophy as they pose for photographs after defeating England during the third day’s play of the 4th and last test match of the series between India and England. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The pitch debate dominated the series after England's batting collapse in the second Test
  • Rishabh Pant left everyone gasping in awe when he reverse flicked bowler James Anderson
  • Rohit Sharma welcomed the crowds back to cricket grounds with a fluent 161 in second Test

.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
The two captains made things even with a fist bump after Kohli's throw hit Joe Root. ((Photo credit: Instagram/root66/indiancricketteam/Representative Image)

  • The England captain was facing Axar Patel in that over when the incident happened
  • Virat Kohli reached towards the ball and tried throwing it towards Pant but it hit Root instead
  • India won the match eventually, qualifying to the WTC finals

.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
India won the series 3-1 after losing the first Test and winning the remaining three. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • India has qualified for the World Test Championship final against New Zealand
  • Rishabh Pant scored 101 off 118 balls in the first innings
  • Axar Patel and Ravichandran Ashwin picked up 5 wickets each in the 2nd innings

.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Rishabh Pant surprised the cricketing fraternity with a cheeky reverse sweep against veteran seamer James Anderson during the 4th India vs England Test. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@flickofkohli)

  • Rishabh Pant flicked James Anderson for a boundary over the slips in the 83rd over of India's innings
  • He slog-swept skipper Joe Root to bring up his third Test century
  • He forged a 113-run partnership with Washington Sundar to put India in the driver's seat

.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Indian batsman R Pant being greeted by teammate Washington Sundar after reaching 50 runs, during Day 2 the 4th and last Test match of the series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. (PTI Photo)

  • India's score is at 294/7 in reply to England's 205
  • Rishabh Pant (101) and Washington Sundar (60*) shared a 113-run partnership for the 7th wicket
  • James Anderson became the third pacer to take 900 internatinal wickets

.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Indian batsman R Pant plays a shot during second day’s play of the 4th and last cricket test match of the series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, Friday, March 5, 2021. (PTI Photo)

  • Rishabh Pant (101) stuck 13 fours and four sixes in his innings
  • This is his first century on home soil
  • He stitched a 113-run partnership with Washington Sundar for the 7th wicket