Raina last 10 odi innings
Here we look at some of the major stats and numbers from Suresh Rainas International career: 1, suresh Raina became the first Indian to score a century in T20I format when he struck 101 against South Africa in the 2010 edition of WT20.Rainas hundred is still the only ton by an Indian in Mens T20 World Cups.1, raina became the first Indian to complete the treble of scoring centuries in all three formats of International cricket when he smashed a hundred on Test debut.With that knock, the southpaw also became the first player in International cricket with a century in all three formats while not opening innings.3, raina batted.3 when he scored his maiden T20I hundred.It was the first-ever century recorded in T20I cricket while not opening the batting.
Only a couple of days later, Deandra Dottin smashed the first-ever Womens T20I century while batting.6 in the WT20.5-0, raina is one of the five players and the only Indian to hit five or more sixes in an ODI inning without hitting a four.He struck five sixes during his unbeaten 18-ball 38 against New Zealand in the 2009 Christchurch ODI.7, suresh Raina has scored all his seven International centuries outside India only.Only Shai Hope (11) and Chris Broad (7) have scored seven or more centuries in Mens International cricket with all of them coming outside home only.
(This list excludes players of Pakistan and Afghanistan who played most home matches in UAE and scored 100s there.).Also Read 19y 124d, raina was 19 years and 124 days old when he smashed an unbeaten 81 against England which was his maiden ODI fifty.Sachin Tendulkar (17y 225d) and Yuvraj Singh (18y 300d) were younger than Raina by the time of their maiden ODI fifty for India Mens team.23y 182d, suresh Raina led India for the first time during an ODI at the age of 23 years and 182 days.He is the 2nd youngest to lead India Mens ODI team after Sachin Tendulkar (23y 126d).In fact, Raina is the 3rd youngest Indian to lead in Mens International cricket after MAK Pataudi (21y 77d) and Sachin Tendulkar (23y 126d).