Records and Stats related to Asia Cup cricket
Asia Cup 2012 is about to begin with a match between Pakistan and Bangladesh. It will be good to have a look at the past records and stats. Here is provided the records and stats related to Asia Cup cricket tournaments.
Asia's most prestigious International cricket tournament Asia Cup 2012 is about to begin. In the past tournaments we have seen a lots of good cricket in this tournaments. A number of good batting and bowling performances has been happened in this tournaments. Records and Statistics are the perfect way to see who has done well and who has done bad. We are going to have a look at the records and statistics of Asia Cup Tournament.
India has won this tournament five times while Sri Lanka is second with four times winning this tournaments. India is also the winner of the last edition of this tournament. Here are some interesting stats related to this tournament -
Most number of Runs in Asia CupSanath Jayasuriya of Sri Lanka has dominated in almost every batting record in Asia Cup. He is at the top in the list of most number of runs i Asia Cup and also has scored most number of centuries (6 centuries) in Asia Cup. Sachin Tendulkar is second in the list of scoring most number of runs.
Most number of Wickets in Asia CupBowling records are also dominated by Sri Lanakn bowlers with Maralitharan topping the list of most number of wickets in Asia Cup with 30 wickets. Another Sri Lankan Chaminda Vaas is second in this list.
Wicketkeeping and Fielding Records in Asia CupHere are the fielding and wicket-keeping record. Kumar Snagakara has most number of dismissals while Jayawardene is having taken most number of catches in Asia Cup.