List of Cricket records - guide
 Test Cricket matches
 ODI (One-Day International) cricket matches
 Twenty20 (T20) International cricket matches
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 d declared
List of Cricket records - last updated: 14 April 2016
 Test Cricket matches: 2202
 ODI (One-Day International) cricket matches: 3738
 Twenty20 (T20) International cricket matches: 557
Most matches on a single ground
 Lord's, London (131)
 Sharjah Cricket Stadium (224)
 Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur, Dhaka (36)
Most matches played by a team
 England (played 969 - won 346 - lost 282 - Drawn 341)
 India (played 896 - won 451 - Lost 399 - Tied 7)
 Pakistan (played 106 - won 61 - Lost 45)

Highest individual score in an innings
 Brian Lara (400* in St John's against England)
 Rohit Sharma (264 in Kolakata against Sri Lanka)
 Aaron Finch (156 in Southampton against England)
Highest individual score in a match
 Graham Gooch (456 - 333 and 123 - at Lord's against India)
 Rohit Sharma (264 in Kolakata against Sri Lanka)
 Aaron Finch (156 in Southampton against England)

Most runs off an over
 Brian Lara (28 from RJ Peterson's over)
 Herschelle Gibbs (36 from Daan van Bunge's over)
 Yuvraj Singh (36 from Stuart Broad's over)
fastest century
 Brendon McCullum (in 54 balls in Christchurch against Australa)
 AB de Villiers (in 31 balls in Johannesburg against West Indies)
 Richard Levi (in 45 balls in Hamilton against NZ)

fastest 50
 Misbah-ul-Haq (in 21 balls in Abu Dhabi against Australa)
 AB de Villiers (in 16 balls in Johannesburg against West Indies)
 Yuvraj Singh (in 12 balls in Durban against England)
Most centuries in career
 Sachin Tendulkar (51 in 329 innings)
 Sachin Tendulkar (49 in 452 innings)
 Chris Gayle and Brendon McCullum (2)
Most fifties in career
 Sachin Tendulkar (119 in 329 innings)
 Sachin Tendulkar (96 in 452 innings)
 Virat Kohli (16 in 40 innings)
Most doube centuries in career
 Sir Donald Bradman (12 in 80 innings)
 Rohit Sharma (2)
 
Most sixes in an innings
 Wasim Akram (12 in Sheikhupura against Zimbabwe)
 Rohit Sharma, AB de Villiers and Chris Gayle(16)
 Aaron Finch (14 in Southampton against England)

Most sixes in a match
 Wasim Akram (12 in Sheikhupura against Zimbabwe)
 Rohit Sharma, AB de Villiers and Chris Gayle(16)
 Aaron Finch (14 in Southampton against England)
Most sixes in career
 Brendon McCullum (107)
 Shahid Afridi (351)
 Chris Gayle(98)
Most fours in an innings
 John Edrich (52)
 Rohit Sharma (33)
 Herschelle Gibbs and Aaron Finch (14)

Most fours in career
 Sachin Tendulkar (2058+)
 Sachin Tendulkar (2016)
 Tillakaratne Dilshan (222)
Most runs scored in career
 Sachin Tendulkar (15921 in 329 innings)
 Sachin Tendulkar (18426 in 452 innings)
 Brendon McCullum (2140 in 70 innings)
Most runs in a career without a hundred
 Shane Warne (3154 in 199 innings)
 Misbah-ul-Haq (5122 in 149 innings)
 Umar Akmal (1689 in 76 innings)
Most ducks in a career
 Courtney Walsh (43 in 185 innings)
 Sanath Jayasuriya (34 in 433 innings)
 Tillakaratne Dilshan (10 in 77 innings)
Most consecutive innings without a duck
 David Gower (119 innings)
 Rahul Dravid (120 innings)
 MS Dhoni (59* innings)
Most innings before first duck
 AB de Villiers (78 innings)
 Kumar Dharmasena (72 innings)
 Shoaib Malik (40 innings)
Highest career batting average
 Sir Donald Bradman (99.94)
 Ryan ten Doeschate (67)
 Virat Kohli (58.60)
Most runs in debut match
 Lawrence Rowe (214 + 100*)
 Desmond Haynes (148)
 Ricky Ponting (98*)
Longest individual innings (by balls)
 Sir Leonard Hutton (847 balls)
 Glenn Turner (201 balls)
 Shane Watson (71 balls)
Youngest player to score a hundred
 Mohammad Ashraful (17 years 61 days)
 Shahid Afridi (16 years 217 days)
 
Highest maiden hundred
 Sir Garry Sobers (365* in Kingston against Pakistan)
 Charles Coventry (194* in Bulawayo against Bangladesh)
 Aaron Finch (156 in Southampton against Emgland)
Fastest to score 2000 runs
 Sir Donald Bradman (22 innings)
 Hashim Amla (40 innings)
 
Fastest to score 3000 runs
 Sir Donald Bradman (33 innings)
 Hashim Amla (57 innings)
 
Fastest to score 4000 runs
 Sir Donald Bradman (48 innings)
 Hashim Amla (81 innings)
 
Fastest to score 5000 runs
 Sir Donald Bradman (56 innings)
 Hashim Amla (101 innings)
 
Fastest to score 6000 runs
 Sir Donald Bradman (68 innings)
 Hashim Amla (123 innings)
 
Fastest to score 7000 runs
 Wally Hammond (131 innings)
 Virat Kohli (161 innings)
 
Fastest to score 8000 runs
 Kumar Sangakkara (152 innings)
 AB de Villiers (182 innings)
 
Fastest to score 9000 runs
 Kumar Sangakkara (172 innings)
 Sourav Ganguly (228 innings)
 
Fastest to score 10000 runs
 Brian Lara, Sachin Tendulkar and Kumar Sangakkara (195 innings)
 Sachin Tendulkar (259 innings)
 
Fastest to score 11000 runs
 Kumar Sangakkara (208 innings)
 Sachin Tendulkar (276 innings)
 
Fastest to score 12000 runs
 Kumar Sangakkara (224 innings)
 Sachin Tendulkar (300 innings)
 
Fastest to score 13000 runs
 Sachin Tendulkar (266 innings)
 Sachin Tendulkar (321 innings)
 
Fastest to score 14000 runs
 Sachin Tendulkar (279 innings)
 Sachin Tendulkar (350 innings)
 
Fastest to score 15000 runs
 Sachin Tendulkar (300 innings)
 Sachin Tendulkar (377 innings)
 
Fastest to score 16000 runs
 
 Sachin Tendulkar (399 innings)
 
Fastest to score 17000 runs
 
 Sachin Tendulkar (424 innings)
 
Fastest to score 18000 runs
 
 Sachin Tendulkar (440 innings)
 
Most matches in career
 Sachin Tendulkar (200)
 Sachin Tendulkar (463)
 Shahid Afridi (98)
Most consecutive matches played
 Allan Border (153)
 Sachin Tendulkar (185)
 Angelo Mathews (55)
Most player-of-the-match awards
 Jacques Kallis (23)
 Sachin Tendulkar (62)
 Shahid Afridi (11)
Most player-of-the-series awards
 Muttiah Muralitharan (11)
 Sachin Tendulkar (15)
 
Youngest player
 Hasan Raza (14 years 227 days)
 Hasan Raza (14 years 233 days)
 Waqas Khan (15 years 259 days)
Most matches played as captain
 Graeme Smith (109)
 Ricky Ponting (230)
 MS Dhoni (67)
Most matches won as captain
 Graeme Smith (53)
 Ricky Ponting (165)
 MS Dhoni (39)
Most wickets in a match
 Jim Laker (19)
 Chaminda Vaas (8)
 Ajantha Mendis (6)
Most wickets in career
 Muttiah Muralitharan (800)
 Muttiah Muralitharan (534)
 Shahid Afridi (97)
Four wickets in four consecutive balls
 
 Lasith Malinga (Shaun Pollock, Andrew Hall, Jacques Kallis and Makhaya Ntini)
Most wickets taken in the debut match
 Narendra Hirwani and Bob Massie (16)
 Kagiso Rabada and Fidel Edwards (6)
 Elias Sunny (5)
Most 5 or more wickets in an innings
 Muttiah Muralitharan (67 innings)
 Waqar Younis (13 matches)
 Umar Gul and Ajantha Mendis (2 matches)
Most 10 or more wickets in match
 Muttiah Muralitharan (22 matches)
 
 
Fastest to 300 wickets
 Dennis Lillee (56 matches)
 Brett Lee (171 matches)
 
Fastest to 400 wickets
 Muttiah Muralitharan (72 matches)
 Waqar Younis (252 matches)
 
Fastest to 500 wickets
 Muttiah Muralitharan (87 matches)
 Muttiah Muralitharan (324 matches)
 
Fastest to 600 wickets
 Muttiah Muralitharan (101 matches)
 
 
Fastest to 700 wickets
 Muttiah Muralitharan (113 matches)
 
 
Fastest to 800 wickets
 Muttiah Muralitharan (133 matches)
 
 
Most runs conceded by a bowler in career
 Anil Kumble (18355)
 Shahid Afridi (13632)
 Shahid Afridi (2362)
Most balls bowled in career
 Muttiah Muralitharan (44039)
 Muttiah Muralitharan (18811)
 Shahid Afridi (2144)
Batsman with most-times bowled out in career
 Rahul Dravid (55)
 Sachin Tendulkar (68)
 
Batsman with most-times caught out in career
 Sachin Tendulkar (169)
 Sanath Jayasuriya (278)
 
Batsman with most-times LBW out in career
 Sachin Tendulkar (63)
 Sanath Jayasuriya (47)
 
Batsman with most-times run out in career
 Ricky Ponting (15)
 Marvan Atapattu (41)
 
Batsman with most-times stumped out in career
 Allan Border (9)
 Ricky Ponting and Wasim Akram (15)
 
Longest over
 Curtly Ambrose (15-ball over with 9 No-balls)
 Muhammad Sami (17-ball over with seven wides and four no balls)
 
Most catches in a match
 Ajinkya Rahane (8)
 Jonty Rhodes (5)
 Sammy, Borren, Anderson, Chandimal, Hayat and Rahane (4)
Most catches by a non-wicketkeeper in career
 Rahul Dravid (210)
 Mahela Jayawardene (218)
 Ross Taylor (42)
Most dismissals by a wicketkeeper in career
 Mark Boucher (532 caught + 23 stumping)
 Kumar Sangakkara (383 caught + 99 stumping)
 MS Dhoni (39 caught + 21 stumping)
Highest team total in a match
 England (849 + 272 against West Indies)
 Sri Lanka (443/9 against Netherlands in Amstelveen)
 Sri Lanka (260/6 against Kenya in Johannesburg)
Highest innings total by a team
 Sri Lanka (952/6d against India in Colombo)
 Sri Lanka (443/9 against Netherlands in Amstelveen)
 Sri Lanka (260/6 against Kenya in Johannesburg)
Lowest innings totals
 New Zealand (26 against England)
 Zimbabwe (35 against Sri Lanka)
 Netherlands (39 against Sri Lanka)
Highest runs scored in match by both teams together
 South Africa v England (1981)
 South Africa v Australia (872)
 South Africa v West Indies (467)
Most consecutive wins
 Australia (16)
 Australia (21)
 England and Ireland (8)
Most sixes in an innings by a team
 New Zealand (22 against Pakistan)
 New Zealand (22 against West Indies)
 Netherlands (19 against Ireland)
Most sixes in a match by a team
 New Zealand (22 against Pakistan)
 New Zealand (22 against West Indies)
 Netherlands (19 against Ireland)
Highest partnerships
 Sangakkara, DPMD Jayawardene (624 for 3rd wicket against South Africa)
 CH Gayle, MN Samuels (372 for 2nd wicket against Zimbabwe)
 MJ Guptill, KS Williamson (171* for first wicket against Pakistan)
Highest partnerships for first wicket
 ND McKenzie, GC Smith (415 against Bangladesh)
 WU Tharanga, ST Jayasuriya (286 against England)
 MJ Guptill, KS Williamson (171* against Pakistan)
Highest partnerships for second wicket
 ST Jayasuriya, RS Mahanama (576 against India)
 CH Gayle, MN Samuels (372 against Zimbabwe)
 DPMD Jayawardene, KC Sangakkara (166 against West Indies)
Highest partnerships for third wicket
 Sangakkara, DPMD Jayawardene (624 against South Africa)
 DM Bravo, D Ramdin (258 against Bangladesh)
 AD Hales, EJG Morgan (152 against Sri Lanka)
Highest partnerships for fourth wicket
 AC Voges, SE Marsh (449 against West Indies)
 M Azharuddin, A Jadeja (275* against Zimbabwe)
 DA Warner, GJ Maxwell (161 against South Africa)
Highest partnerships for fifth wicket
 SG Barnes, DG Bradman (405 against England)
 DA Miller, JP Duminy (256* against Zimbabwe)
 Shoaib Malik, Misbah-ul-Haq (119* against Australia)
Highest partnerships for sixth wicket
 BA Stokes, JM Bairstow (399 against South Africa)
 GD Elliott, L Ronchi (267* against Sri Lanka)
 CL White, MEK Hussey (101* against Sri Lanka)
Highest partnerships for 7th wicket
 DS Atkinson, CC Depeiaza (347 against Australia)
 JC Buttler, AU Rashid (177 against New Zealand)
 PD Collingwood, MH Yardy (91 against West Indies)
Highest partnerships for 8th wicket
 IJL Trott, SCJ Broad (332 against Pakistan)
 JM Kemp, AJ Hall (138* against India)
 PL Mommsen, SM Sharif (80 against Netherlands)
Highest partnerships for 9th wicket
 MV Boucher, PL Symcox (195 against Pakistan)
 AD Mathews, SL Malinga (132 against Australia)
 Sohail Tanvir, Saeed Ajmal (63 against Sri Lanka)
Highest partnerships for 10th wicket
 JE Root, JM Anderson (198 against India)
 IVA Richards, MA Holding (106* against England)
 Wahab Riaz, Shoaib Akhtar (31* against New Zealand)
Most innings played before first century
 Anil Kumble (150 innings)
 Shaun Pollock (189 innings)
 
Lowest score in an innings at which no player has got out
 229
 
 
List of Cricket records - guide
 Test Cricket matches
 ODI (One-Day International) cricket matches
 Twenty20 (T20) International cricket matches
 * denotes not out
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