Unwanted Record for de Villiers

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 | 0

Unwanted Record for de Villiers

36, 0, 0, 0. Those are the last 4 innings for the South African skipper AB de Villiers. Like that he is forgote how to bat after elected as skipper. Three “0” in 3 consecutive innings out of 4 innings. As well as test, this he got this first payer (Double “0”) in his first class career. In this record he got Cortney Walsh, who is the most “0” innings holder.

But the in the list of most Zero as a skipper in a single series. There are most 6 player as well. But none of them did not out in 3 zero’s in this first series as skipper.

West Indies’ John Goddard is the first captain who out 3 times in a single test series. Imtiaz (Pak), Frank Worrell, Stephen Fleming, Courtney Walsh, Jimmy Adams and De Villiers is below after him.

Three zero in a Series (as captain)

Batsman                              Series                                                   Year                       Number of innings

John Goddard                    Indies-Australia                               1951                                       7

Imtiaz Ahmed                   Pakistan-England                             1961                                       6

Frank Worrell                    Indies – England                               1963                                       8

Stephen Fleming             New Zealand – Australia               1997                                       6

Cortney Walsh                  West Indies – Pakistan                   1997                                       6

Jimmy Adams                    Indies-Australia                               2000                                       10

AB de Villiers                    S. Africa-England                             2016                                       4


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