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Schedule/results: Chennai v Mumbai Final at Kolkata
Leading run scorer: Michael Hussey
Most wkts: Dwayne Bravo
Points table : Chennai on top, Mumbai second, RR & SRH also in
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1st test : England snatch evenly matched contest by big margin
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Who has won most man of series awards? give top 5
Which format? T20 matches aren't played on series basis these days so lets scrap that and hence, here's list of top 5 cricketers with most man of the series awards in both tests and one day internationals..
In test matches, Muthiah Muralitharan of Sri Lanka has won most man of the series awards = 11. Murali participated in 133 tests and 61 different series. Next are Imran Khan of Pakistan, Richard Hadlee of New Zealand and Shane Warne of Australia who all won 8 player of the test series awards in their illustrious careers.
Most man of the match series in tests
11 series awards = Muthiah Muralitharan of Sri Lanka, 61 series played.
9 series awards = Jacques Kallis of South Africa, 52 series played.
8 series awards = Imran Khan of Pakistan. 28 series played.
8 series awards = Richard Hadlee of New Zealand. 33 series played.
8 series awards = Shane Warne of Australia. 46 series played.
7 series awards = Wasim Akram of Pakistan. 43 series played.
6 series awards = Malcom Marshall of West Indies. 21 series played.
6 series awards = Curtley Amborse of West Indies. 27 series played.
6 series awards = Steve Waugh of Australia. 54 series played.
5 series awards = Sachin Tendulkar of India. 68 series played.
In ODI, Sachin Tendulkar leads the pack with 15 series or played of the tournament awards and he hasn't finished yet. Sanath Jayasuriya is next in list while South African allrounder Shaun Pollock comes after that. here's the list..
Most man of the series in one day
15 series awards = Sachin Tendulkar of India. 106 series played.
11 series awards = Sanath Jayasuriya of Sri Lanka. 111 series played.
9 series awards = Shaun Pollock of South Africa. 60 series played.
7 series awards = Vivian Richards of West Indies. 40 series played.
7 series awards = Chris Gayle of West Indies. 53 series played.
7 series awards = Yuvraj Singh of India. 63 series played.
7 series awards = Sourav Ganguly of India. 75 series played.
7 series awards = Ricky Ponting of Australia. 76 series played.
Did you notice, bowlers have won more man of the series awards in tests while batsmen dominate in ODIs? interesting, but understandable, isn't it?
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