# Sehwag enjoys an impressive record against West Indies - 698 runs at an average of 53.69 in eight Tests, including two hundreds and three fifties.
# India (209) have recorded their second lowest total against West Indies at Feroz Shah Kotla, next only to the 75 in November 1987.
# India have not been able to cross 300 in their last nine Test innings.
# Pragyan Ojha (6/72) has recorded a career-best - his first five-wicket haul in Tests, surpassing the four for 107 against New Zealand at Ahmedabad in November last year.
# Ojha has set an Indian record for the best bowling figures in an innings against West Indies at Feroz Shah Kotla, surpassing the 6 for 77 by Kapil Dev in 1983-84.
# Ojha's superb performance is the second best by an Indian left-arm bowler at Feroz Shah Kotla, next only to Vinoo Mankad's 8 for 52 against Pakistan in October 1952.Pragyan was waiting for opportunity: Father
# John Lever's figures of 7 for 46 for England in December 1976 are the best by a left-arm bowler against India at Feroz Shah Kotla.
# Shivnarine Chanderpaul, thanks to his superb 118, has averaged 69.28 against India, totalling 1940 runs in 22 Tests, including seven hundreds and ten fifties.
# Mahendra Singh Dhoni has posted four ducks this year - the most by him in a calendar year. He is the first Indian skipper to be dismissed without scoring by the opposition captain as a bowler.
# Dhoni has now recorded seven ducks in Tests - his second against the West Indies. His record against the West Indies is far from satisfactory, aggregating 265 in 13 innings at an average of 20.38, including two fifties.
# Rahul Dravid (54 off 111 balls) has posted his 61st half-century, equalling an Indian record held by Sachin Tendulkar. Allan Border is the only player to register more fifties (63) than Dravid and Tendulkar.
# The last instance when two Indian spinners opened the Indian bowling was - Harbhajan Singh and Ojha against Sri Lanka at Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai in December 2009.
# Five dismissals as LBW have been witnessed for the first time in an innings at Feroz Shah Kotla.
# Five or more lbw dismissals in an innings have been witnessed for the fourth time in West Indies' innings against India in a Test match. In the 1994-95 Mohali Test in West Indies' first innings of 443, six lbw dismissals were registered.
# Gautam Gambhir and Virender Sehwag have posted their first opening stand of fifty or more at Feroz Shah Kotla.More on Sports
# Sehwag and Gambhir have posted 30 stands of fifty or more for the first wicket - 10 century stands and 20 between 50 and 99 - the first Indian pair to achieve the feat.
# Sehwag-Gambhir pair has taken their run-aggregate to 3651 at an average of 57.95 in 66 innings, eclipsing the tally of Lawry-Simpson - 3596 (ave.60.94) in 62 innings. Gambhir-Sehwag pair became the sixth in terms of run-aggregate for the opening wicket.
# Gautam Gambhir (41) has posted his second highest innings at Feroz Shah Kotla - the highest being the 206 against Australia in October 2008.
# The two top run-getters in Test cricket batted together on Indian soil in a Test match for the first time - Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid.
# Dravid and Ishant Sharma have shared a stand of 49 - a record for the eighth wicket for India against West Indies at Feroz Shah Kotla.
# Powell has recorded his first duck in Tests.