Bharath Seervi

Author: Bharath Seervi

(Bharath Seervi is a cricket statistician who is obsessed with digging numbers, facts and records related to the game. An active member of Society of Cricket Statisticians of India, he blogs at He can be followed on Twitter at and on Facebook at

Stories By Bharath Seervi

Tillakaratne Dilshan becomes oldest batsman to complete 10,000 ODI runs

Graham Gooch’s fabulous numbers in all forms of cricket

Gooch is the leading run-scorer in First-class and List A cricket combined.

KL Rahul: First triple centurion for Karnataka in Ranji Trophy

Rahul's 337 is also the highest individual score by any batsman against Uttar Pradesh.

England top run-getters in Tests: How the record changed hands over time

Hammond had the longest duration at the top, followed by his predecessor Hobbs for and Gooch.

Highest team totals after losing a wicket on the first ball of a Test

A recent instance of a team scoring big after a first-ball wicket was New Zealand’s 429 after losing Tim McIntosh at Dunedin in 2009-10.

Alastair Cook’s 263: Analysis and records

Alastair Cook's efforts ensured England drew a thrilling Test against Pakistan at Abu Dhabi.

Pakistan’s highest run-getters in Test cricket: How the record changed hands over the time

There was a battle between Zaheer Abbas and Miandad over the record of most Test runs for Pakistan between 1983 and 1985.

India vs South Africa ODI series: Statistical preview

India and South Africa clash in the upcoming five-match ODI series, after the Proteas won the T20I series 2-0.

Travis Head breaks List A records during his 120-ball 202

The South Australia batsman brought up the milestone in just 117 deliveries against Western Australia in the ongoing Matador Cup 2015-16.

Shreyas Iyer smashes third-fastest double century in Ranji Trophy history

The Mumbai youngster brought up the milestone in just 175 deliveries against Punjab in the ongoing Ranji Trophy.

Indian cricketers in County Championship: Career Statistics

Names and career statistics of Indians who have played in England s County Championship.

Virat Kohli: Fastest to score 1,000 runs in T20 Internationals

The Indian Test captain brought up the milestone during his knock of 43 off 27 balls.

Diwesh Pathania’s 13 for 83: Second-best figures by an Indian on First-Class debut

Pathania recorded figures of 6/19 and 7/64, helping dismiss Jharkhand for scores of 45 and 192.

India vs South Africa 2015 1st T20I at Dharamsala: Stats highlights

The opening match of South Africa's tour of India saw a number of milestones being achieved.

Alastair Cook becomes the first player to be part of 50 Test wins for England

Cook has been part of 35 defeats and 33 draws apart from the 50 wins in his career.