India outplayed number one ranked ODI side England with both bat and ball as they beat the hosts by 8 wickets in the first ODI match at Trent Bridge, Nottingham and took a 1-0 lead in the 3 match ODI series.
India asked England to bat first and English openers added 73 runs for the first wicket but spinner Kuldeep Yadav's career-best bowling figures (6/25) put England middle order on backfoot and bowled out the hosts for just 268 runs in the 50th over.
In the chase Rohit Sharma (137*) and Virat Kohli (75) added 167 runs for the second wicket and made things easy for India and the team achieved the target with 9 overs to go. Kuldeep Yadav was named Man of the Match for his awesome bowling spell of 6/25.
All the key stats and facts from the first ODI match between England and India in Trent Bridge :
6/25 - Kuldeep Yadav's bowling figures of 6/25 are 4th best bowling figures for India in ODIs and best bowling figures by a left-arm spinner in the world.
Best bowling figures for India in ODIs :
Stuart Binny - 6/4 vs BAN at Dhaka, 2014
Anil Kumble - 6/12 vs WI at Kolkata, 1993
Ashish Nehra - 6/23 vs ENG at Durban, 2003
Kuldeep Yadav - 6/25 vs ENG at Trent Bridge, 2018
Murali Kartik - 6/27 vs AUS at Mumbai, 2007
11 - Rohit Sharma scored his 11th ODI hundred away from home. Only Sachin Tendulkar (29), Virat Kohli (21) and Sourav Ganguly (18) have more away hundreds for India.
39 - This was the 39th win for Virat Kohli as a captain in ODIs - the joint most wins as a captain after 50 ODI matches.
Most wins as a captain after 50 ODI matches -
39 - Virat Kohli / Ricky Ponting / Clive Lloyd
37 - Hansie Cronje
36 - Viv Richards
34 - Shaun Pollock
50 - Virat Kohli became the 7th player to lead India in 50 or more ODI matches after MS Dhoni, M Azharuddin, S Ganguly, R Dravid, Kapil Dev and Sachin Tendulkar.
102 - Number of balls Ben Stokes took to complete his fifty - the slowest ODI fifty for England since Paul Collingwood's 108 balls fifty against Australia at Lord's in 2005.
137* - Rohit Sharma's 137* is the highest individual score by an Indian batsman against England in England in ODI cricket. The previous highest was Virat Kohli's 107 at Cardiff in 2011.
167 - The 167 runs partnership between Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli for the second wicket is the biggest partnership for the second wicket for India against England in ODIs. The previous biggest was 163* runs between Sunil Gavaskar and Mohammad Azharuddin at The Oval in 1986.