Victory Margin of 372 runs is the biggest for team India in terms of runs. It is also New Zealand's biggest defeat in Tests.
Joint-most for any player in test cricket. Muralitharan leads the chart with 11 while Jacques Kallis has also received 9 awards.
Ashwin is second Indian bowler after Anil Kumble (350) to take 300 wickets at home country. He is also the 6th bowler to do so in overall.
Ashwin became the first bowler to bag 50 wickets in 2021. He has taken in Fourth Calendar Year. Only Warne (8), Muralitharan (6) & McGrath (5) had more than Ashwin.
Indian Captain - Virat Kohli became the first player to register 50 victories in each format of the game. He has been a part of 153 ODI & 61 T20I victories for India as a player
It is the first victory for Team India over New Zealand in any ICC event. The last one came in 2003 World Cup in Centurion.
Ajaz Patel's 10-fer in first innings are the best match figures which ended up on the losing side. Javagal Srinath was previous best with 132/13 against Pakistan in 1999.