India began their tour of England with a T20I series win and now will be looking forward to doing the same in the 3-match ODI series that starts at Trent Bridge, Nottingham.
Both the teams are top two teams in ODIs rankings and will fight for the top spot. Hosts England just whitewashed Australia in the 5-match ODI series and haven't lost an ODI series for more than two years and will look to stretch their series winning streak. On the other hand, India also has won 9 consecutive bilateral ODI series since January 2016.
All the major stats and facts you need to know as England take on India in the first ODI match at Trent Bridge :
Head to Head in ODIs -
|Venue||Matches||Won by IND||Won by ENG||Tied||NR|
9 - India has won all their last 9 bilateral ODI series. Their last series defeat in ODI cricket came against Australia in Australia in 2016.
33 - Indian spin duo Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal have combinedly taken 33 wickets at an average of 15.09 in 6 ODI innings this year.
71.33 - Shikhar Dhawan's ODI batting average in England. He has scored 856 runs at an average of 71.33 in 14 ODI innings with 3 hundreds and 4 fifties in England.
93 - Jos Buttler (93 sixes) needs to hit 7 more sixes to become the second player from England to hit 100 or more sixes in ODIs after Eoin Morgan (145).
99 - MS Dhoni needs 99 more runs to surpass Yuvraj Singh's tally of 1523 runs and become the leading run scorer for India against England in ODI cricket.
136 - Jonny Bairstow needs 136 more runs to complete 1000 ODI runs in 2018. He has scored 864 runs at an average of 54 in 16 innings with 4 hundreds this year.
186 - Virat Kohli's ODI batting average in 2018 - the highest by any player. He scored 558 runs at this average in 6 innings with 3 hundreds.
921 - Runs scored by Virat Kohli against England in ODIs and needs 79 more runs to become the 7th Indian to score 1000 ODI runs against England after Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni, Sachin Tendulkar, Suresh Raina, Rahul Dravid and Virender Sehwag.
9967 - MS Dhoni (9967 runs) needs 33 more runs to become overall 12th and 4th Indian player to achieve the milestone of 10000 ODI runs.