Statistical highlights: India Vs West Indies
Roseau: Statistical highlights at the end of the third and final cricket Test between India and the West Indies at Windsor Park.
India recorded a hat-trick of series triumphs against the West Indies. India had won 2-0 against the West Indies in India in 2002-03, followed by two successive series victories in the Caribbean - 1-0 in 2006 and 1-0 in 2011.
Under Dhoni`s captaincy, India have now won eight Test series:- 2-0 vs. Australia in 2008-09, 1-0 vs. England in 2008-09, 1-0 Vs New Zealand in 2008-09, 2-0 Vs Sri Lanka in 2009-10, 1-0 Vs Bangladesh in 2009-10, 2-0 Vs Australia in 2010-11, 1-0 Vs New Zealand in 2010-11 and 1-0 Vs West Indies in 2011.
Dhoni`s winning % of 55.55 as captain is the best for India (minimum five Tests) - 15 victories, 3 defeats and 9 drawn games out of 27 played.
India have won two series in succession against West Indies in the Caribbean for the first time.
Overall, India have won three Test series in the West Indies - all by 1-0 margins - one each in 1970-71, 2006 & 2011.
West Indies have won twelve, lost five and drawn two out of the 19 Test series played against India.
Since losing to Sri Lanka by 2-1 in 2008, India are without a series defeat, winning eight and drawing the remaining three.
Since defeating England by 1-0 in 2008-09 in the Caribbean, West Indies are without a series win, losing five and drawing the remaining two.
Dhoni became the only Indian skipper not to have lost a Test rubber in eleven captained by him.
Shivnarine Chanderpaul (116 not out) posted his sixth hundred against India - his 23rd in Tests.
Chanderpaul`s tally of 16 hundreds in the Caribbean is bettered only by Brian Lara (17).
Chanderpaul is the leading run-scorer for West Indies in the series - 241 at an average of 48.20.
In drawn games, Chanderpaul is averaging 72.35 – 3256 runs in 43 Tests, including 10 hundreds and 18 fifties.
Chanderpaul has got the Man of the Match award for the 10th time in Tests - his third against India.
Murali Vijay (45 off 78 balls) recorded his best innings against the West Indies.
Mukund has posted his first duck in Tests.
Fidel Edwards (30) has registered his highest Test innings, eclipsing the 21 against South Africa at Cape Town in January 2008.
Edwards, with 19 wickets at 20.00 runs apiece, produced his career-best in a Test series - the most for West Indies in the series.
Suresh Raina (2/32) has registered his best bowling figures away from home.
Ishant Sharma has produced a career-best tally – 22 wickets at 16.86 runs apiece.
Sharma has been adjudged the Player of the series for the second time in Tests.
Sharma had first got the Player of the series award against Australia for taking 15 wickets at an average of 27.06 in four Tests in 2008-09.
Chanderpaul is the first West Indian player to amass 1500 runs against India in the West Indies - 1547 (ave.70.31) in 17 Tests.