Stats: 463 statistics of Sachin Tendulkar’s international career

Stats: 463 statistics of Sachin Tendulkar’s international career

Sachin Tendulkar in ODIs
Sachin Tendulkar. (Photo by MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar played international cricket for 24 long years; when one tries to sum it up in words, they are never enough and as we tried to put together most of the statistical records he put up right through his international career 463 is the number where things arrived. There can definitely be a few more additions but that is for some other day. Here are the 463 statistics of Sachin Tendulkar’s international career.

1) 200 – The number of Test matches played by Sachin Tendulkar in his career, the most among all the other batsmen.

2) 664 – The number of international matches played by Sachin Tendulkar in his career, the most among all the other batsmen.

3) 15921 – The number of runs scored by Sachin Tendulkar in his Test career of 200 matches, the most among all other batsmen in Test cricket history.

4) 18426 – The number of runs scored by Sachin Tendulkar in his ODI career of 463 matches, the most by among all other batsmen in Test cricket history.

5) 21637 – The number of balls faced by Sachin Tendulkar in his ODI career, the most by any batsman in ODI cricket history.

6) 2016 – The number of fours hit by Sachin Tendulkar in his ODI career, the most by any batsman in ODI cricket history.

7) 49 – The number of hundreds scored by Sachin Tendulkar in his ODI career, the most by any batsman in ODIs till this day.

8) 145 – The number of fifty plus scores made by Sachin Tendulkar in his ODI career, the most by any batsman in ODIs.

9) 29437+ – The number of balls faced by Sachin Tendulkar in his Test career, the second most by any batsman in Tests after Rahul Dravid who is at the top in that list by facing 31258 balls in his career.

10) 51 – The number of hundreds scored by Sachin Tendulkar in his Test career, the most by any batsman in Test cricket since March 15, 1877.

11) 15 – The number of runs made by Sachin Tendulkar in his first Test innings against Pakistan on November 15, 1989.

12) 24 – The number of balls faced by Sachin Tendulkar in his first Test innings against Pakistan on November 15, 1989.

13) 68 – The number of fifties scored by Sachin Tendulkar in his Test career, the most by any player.

14) 96 – The number of fifties scored by Sachin Tendulkar in his ODI career, the most by any player.

15) 329 – The number of Test innings played by Sachin Tendulkar in his career, the most by any player.

16) 452 – The number of ODI innings played by Sachin Tendulkar in his career, the most by any player.

17) 44.83– Average at which Sachin Tendulkar had scored his 18426 ODI runs from 463 matches, the most by any player among players who had made more than 10000 runs in ODIs.

18) 53.78– Average at which Sachin Tendulkar had scored his 15921 Test runs from 200 matches, the third most among players who had made more than 10000 runs in Tests.

19) 14 – The number of times Sachin Tendulkar had been out on duck in his Test career, the joint second most among Indian batsmen who had made more than 6000 Test runs.

20) 20 – The number of times Sachin Tendulkar had been out without scoring any runs in ODI career, the most time among Indian players in ODIs.

21) 62.50– Strike rate at which Sachin Tendulkar had made his 15 runs in first Test innings.

22) 33 – The number of times Sachin Tendulkar remained notout in his Test career, the fourth most time among Indian batsmen.

23) 41 – The number of times Sachin Tendulkar remained notout in his ODI career, the fourth most time among Indian batsmen.

24) 0 – The number of runs scored by Sachin Tendulkar in his first ODI innings against Pakistan at Gujranwala on December 18, 1989.

25) 5th – Batting position at which Sachin Tendulkar made his ODI debut against Pakistan at Gujranwala on December 18, 1989.

26)  6th – Batting position at which Sachin Tendulkar made his Test debut against Pakistan at Karachi on November 15, 1989.

27) 1127th – Sachin Tendulkar had made his Test debut for India inoverall 1127th Test match.

28) 593rd – Sachin Tendulkar had made his ODI debut for India in overall 593rd ODI match.

29) 2 – The number of fours hit by Sachin Tendulkar in his first Test innings of 15 runs against Pakistan at Karachi.

30) 248*– The number of runs scored by Sachin Tendulkar against Bangladesh on December 10, 2004, his highest in an innings of a Test match.

31) 200*– The number of runs scored by Sachin Tendulkar against South Africa on February 24, 2010 at Gwalior, his highest in an innings of an ODI match.

32) 39 – The number of Test matches played by Sachin Tendulkar against Australia in his career, his most against any opposition.

33) 3630 – The number of runs scored by Sachin Tendulkar against Australia in his Test career from 39 matches, his most against any opposition and second most by any player against Australia in Tests.

34) 74 – The number of innings played by Sachin Tendulkar against Australia in his Test career, his most against any opposition and second most by any player against Australia in Tests.

35) 8 – The number of times Sachin Tendulkar remained notout in his Test career against Australia from 39 Test matches, his most times against any opposition in Tests.

36) 55.00– Average at which Sachin Tendulkar had scored his runs against Australia in Tests, his highest against any opposition among countries against which he played more than 30 Tests and most by any batsman against Australia among players who had made more than 2800 runs in Tests.

37) 11 – The number of centuries scored by Sachin Tendulkar in his Test career against Australia, his most against any opposition in Tests and the second most by a batsman against Australia in Tests.

38) 16 – The number of fifties scored by Sachin Tendulkar in his Test career against Australia, his most against any opposition in Tests and also second joint most by any player against Australia in Tests.

39) 4 – The number of times Sachin Tendulkar had been out on duck in his Test career against Australia, his most against any opposition in Tests.

40) 241*– Highest score of Sachin Tendulkar against Australia in Tests. This score came at Sydney on January 02, 2004.

41) 613 – The number of minutes Sachin Tendulkar batted in his innings of 241* runs against Australia at Sydney, his most against any opposition in an innings of a Test match.

42) 84 – The number of ODI matches played by Sachin Tendulkar against Sri Lanka, his most against any opposition in his ODI career and also most by any player against Sri Lanka in ODIs.

43) 3113 – The number of runs scored by Sachin Tendulkar against Sri Lanka, his most against any opposition in his ODI career and also most by any player against Sri Lanka in ODIs.

44) 9 – The number of centuries scored by Sachin Tendulkar against Australia, his most against any opposition in his ODI career and also most by any player against Australia in ODIs.

45) 17 – The number of fifties scored by Sachin Tendulkar against Sri Lanka, his most against any opposition in his ODI career and also most by any player against Sri Lanka in ODIs.

46) 3556 – The number of balls faced by Sachin Tendulkar against Sri Lanka, his most against any opposition in his ODI career and also most by any player against Sri Lanka in ODIs.

47) 5 – The number of times Sachin Tendulkar had been out on duck against Pakistan and West Indies in his ODI career, his most against any opposition.

48) 330– The number of fours hit by Sachin Tendulkar against Australia, his highest against any opposition in his ODI career and also most by any player against Australia in ODIs.

49) 35 – The number of sixes hit by Sachin Tendulkar against Australia, his highest against any opposition in his Test career and also second most by any player against Australia in ODIs.

50) 9– The number of times Sachin Tendulkar had been remained notout against West Indies in his ODI career, his most times against any opposition and also joint third most by any player against West Indies in ODIs.