5. Bapu Nadkarni’s 21 consecutive maidens in a Test innings

One of India’s most economical bowlers in red-ball cricket, he bowled a record 21 consecutive maiden overs in the first Test match against England in Madras on January 12, 1964.

4. Most balls faced by Rahul Dravid in Test cricket

The former Indian skipper is the only player who has faced 31,258 deliveries during his Test career. He achieved this milestone in just 164 matches. 

3. Rohit Sharma’s highest ODI score

His 264 runs from 173 balls against Sri Lanka nearly eight years ago is the most impossible figure to break. 

2. 100 centuries of Sachin Tendulkar

Tendulkar has a total of 100 centuries in international cricket – 51 in Tests and 49 in ODIs. No one is even closer to him; former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting is in the second spot with 71 centuries. 

1. MS Dhoni – Most stumping in international cricket 

The Ranchi-born cricketer has 195 stumpings at a rate of 1.363 dismissals per innings under his belts in the 15-year-long career. He has 38 in Tests, 123 in ODIs, and 34 in T20Is.