The England team is currently touring Pakistan
New history of cricket will be made on the ground of Multan
New Delhi. The England cricket team is going to create a new history next week. The second Test between Pakistan and England (PAK vs ENG) is to be held in Multan from 9 December. This will be the 2000th international match of the English team (England 2000 International Match World Record) and it is also a world record. Till now no team has been able to reach here. The first international match in the history of cricket was played between Australia and England in March 1877. The Kangaroo team won this test by 45 runs. But the English team led by Ben Stokes would like to make it historic by winning their 2000th match. Right now the first test between England and Pakistan is being played in Rawalpindi and this test is moving towards a draw.
Talking about all the three formats of International Cricket i.e. Test, ODI and T20, England has played 1999 matches so far. He has won 863 matches. There was a defeat in 734, while 354 matches were drawn. 11 matches were tied, 36 have not got any result. Australia has played 1994 matches so far and is at number two overall. Next year the Kangaroo team will reach the figure of 2000 matches. He got victory in 1083 matches. No one has won more matches than him in international cricket. 643 were defeated while 215 matches were drawn.
India on third and Pakistan on fourth
Team India is at number three overall after playing 1773 matches. He won 822 matches, while lost in 669. 220 matches were drawn. 14 matches were tied, 48 matches did not result. Pakistan’s team is in fourth place with 1607 matches. He won 775 matches, while 630 were lost. West Indies is at 5th position after playing 1594 matches. He won 662 matches, while lost in 698. No other team could play 1500 matches.
England on second in terms of victory
Kangaroo team has got the maximum number of victories in international cricket. At the same time, the English team is in second place after winning 863 matches. Team India is third with 822 wins, Pakistan is fourth with 775 wins and South Africa’s team is at number 5 with 663 wins. South Africa has played only 1267 matches so far. That is, he has won more than 50 percent of the matches. West Indies is at number six in terms of wins. He has won 662 matches. No other team has been able to win 600 international matches.
England on top in terms of defeat
Leaving aside the tie match of international cricket, the England team is on top in terms of defeat. He has lost 734 international matches so far. No other team has reached the figure of 700. West Indies is second with 698 losses, India is third with 669 losses, Australia is fourth with 643 losses and Sri Lanka is at 5th position with 642 losses. New Zealand has lost 635 matches while Pakistan has lost 630 matches. No other team has lost 600 matches.
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Ponting most successful captain
If we talk about the world’s most successful captain i.e. the player who has won the most international matches, Ricky Ponting of Australia is on top. He has won 220 matches as captain. The result of tie match has not been added in this. Former India captain MS Dhoni is at number two in this matter. He has won 178 matches as captain. Former South African veteran Graeme Smith is at number three with 163 wins. No other captain has been able to win 150 matches. Australia’s Allan Border is fourth with 139 wins and India’s Virat Kohli is at number 5 with 135 wins.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : December 04, 2022, 06:15 IST