ENG vs IND 2018 : 3rd ODI - Statistical Highlights

All the key stats and facts from the third ODI match between England and India at Headingley, Leeds.

Joe Root and Eoin Morgan's 186* runs partnership won the 3 match ODI series for England. (Photo - getty)

England thrashed India by 8 wickets in the third and last ODI match at Headingley, Leeds and sealed the 3 match ODI series by 2-1.

England asked India to bat first and restricted the visitors to 256/8 on a slow track. Virat Kohli played 71 runs knock, MS Dhoni (42) and Shikhar Dhawan also chipped in and for England spinner Adil Rashid took 3 wickets.

In response Jonny Bairstow gave England a flying start as he scored 30 runs in just 13 balls and later Joe Root (100*) and captain Eoin Morgan (88*)'s unbeaten 186 runs partnership made the chase easy and helped England to win the match as well as series. Adil Rashid was declared Man of the Match and Joe Root was declared Man of the Series. 

All the key stats and facts from the third ODI match between England and India at Headingley, Leeds :

1 - This 2-1 series loss to England was India's first loss in a bilateral ODI series since losing to Australia by 4-1 in January 2016 and also first series loss under the leadership of Virat Kohli.

2 - Joe Root scored hundreds in both the ODIs he played against India at Headingley, Leeds. In 2014 he scored 113 runs and in this game played 100* runs knock. 

5 - This was England's 5th consecutive ODI win at Headingley, Leeds. Their last ODI loss at this venue came against Sri Lanka in 2011. 

13 - Joe Root scored his 13th ODI hundred - the most hundreds for England in ODI cricket.

Most ODIs hundreds for England -

Joe Root - 13

Marcus Trescothick - 12

Eoin Morgan - 10

Kevin Pietersen - 9

Graham Gooch - 8

49 - Number of innings taken by Virat Kohli to complete 3000 ODI runs as captain - the fastest to reach this milestone.

Fewest innings to reach 3000 ODI runs as captain -

Virat Kohli - 49

AB de Villiers - 60

MS Dhoni - 70

Sourav Ganguly - 74

Misbah ul Haq / Graeme Smith - 83

2244 - Partnership runs scored by Joe Root and Eoin Morgan as a pair in ODI cricket - the most for England.

Most partnership runs for England in ODIs -

Joe Root - Eoin Morgan: 2244

Alastair Cook - Ian Bell: 2118

Alex Hales - Joe Root: 1847

Nick Knight - Marcus Trescothick: 1725

Paul Collingwood - Andrew Flintoff: 1615

3059 - Virat Kohli became 4th Indian and overall 19th player to score 3000 ODI runs as captain. Kohli has scored 3059 runs at an average of 82.67 in 52 ODIs with 13 hundred and fifties each.

Most ODI runs for India as captain -

MS Dhoni - 6633

Mohammad Azharuddin - 5239

Sourav Ganguly - 5104

Virat Kohli - 3059


By Jasveer Singh Kharra - 18 Jul, 2018

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