Dinesh Karthik recorded his first ODI fifty as a wicketkeeper © Getty Images

Harare: Jul 27, 2013

Statistical highlights of the second One-Day International (ODI) between India and Zimbabwe at Harare on Friday.

# Shikhar Dhawan (116 off 127 balls) recorded his career-best score in ODIs, eclipsing the 114 off 94 balls vs South Africa at Cardiff on June 6, 2013.

# Dhawan registered his third century in ODIs – one each in Harare, Cardiff and The Oval.

# Dhawan received his second Man of the Match award in ODIs – his first was against South Africa for posting 114 at Cardiff on June 6, 2013.

# Dhawan became the first batsman to post three centuries in ODIs in 2013. He is the top run-scorer for India in ODIs this year – 631 runs at an average of 57.36 in twelve games.

# Vusi Sibanda (55) recorded his 19th fifty in ODIs – his first vs India. With 345 runs in seven games at an average of 57.50, including a hundred and two fifties, he is the leading run-getter for Zimbabwe in ODIs in 2013.

# Jaydev Unadkat (4/41) registered his best bowling figures in ODIs.

# Unadkat has become the third Indian bowler to capture four wickets or more vs Zimbabwe at Harare – the first two being Irfan Pahan — five for 27 and Ajit Agarkar — four for 18 — on August 29, 2005.

# India have won seven and lost two out of nine ODIs vs Zimbabwe at Harare.

# Dinesh Karthik recorded his first fifty as a wicketkeeper — his seventh in ODIs. His first half-century vs Zimbabwe is his highest overseas — his second highest behind the 79 vs South Africa at Gwalior on February 24, 2010.

# Dhawan and Karthik were associated in a partnership of 167 – India’s highest fifth-wicket partnership vs Zimbabwe in ODIs.

# The above stand is the highest for any wicket for India in ODIs at Harare.

# India (294/8) have posted their highest total vs Zimbabwe in Zimbabwe in ODIs, eclipsing the 285 for five at Bulawayo on May 28, 2010.

# Rohit Sharma became the first player to appear in 100 ODIs without appearing in Tests.

# Vinay Kumar (27 not out) has posted his highest score in ODIs.

# Elton Chigumbura (46 off 58 balls) has recorded his highest score vs India in ODIs, eclipsing the 43 not out at Harare on July 24, 2013.

# Prosper Utseya (52 not out) posted his first fifty vs India – his fourth in ODIs.

# Utseya and Chigumbura shared a 88-run stand- Zimbabwe’s highest seventh-wicket partnership vs India in ODIs in Zimbabwe and the second highest behind the 93 (unbroken) between Sean Ervine and Heath Streak at Hobart on January 14, 2004.