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India vs Zimbabwe, 1st ODI, Stats: KL Rahul’s ton on debut, Harare’s rare feat

India went on to beat Zimbabwe in the first ODI by nine wickets to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

By: Express Web Desk | Harare | June 11, 2016 8:12:51 pm
india vs zimbabwe, ind vs zim, zim vs ind, india zimbabwe, india cricket team, kl rahul, cricket news, cricket KL Rahul scored an unbeaten hundred on ODI debut. (Source: AP)

India began then tour to Zimbabwe with a comfortable nine-wicket win in the first ODI with KL Rahul scoring a century on debut.

Here are some records India piled up on Saturday

* KL Rahul became the first player from India to score a century on ODI debut. He made 100* against Zimbabwe

* He also became the 11th player overall to score a century on ODI debut

* KL Rahul broke Robin Uthappa’s record for highest individual score on ODI debut for India. Uthappa had scored 86 against England on his ODI debut

* KL Rahul is the first player to score a century in both Tests and ODIs in his first innings as opener

* Jasprit Bumrah picked up 4 wickets for 28 runs which is his best effort in ODIs

* Ambati Rayudu reached his 1, 000 runs in ODIs. He reached there in 29 matches – third fastest by an India player

* Harare became the first venue to witness two different players scoring ODI hundreds

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