Ind vs Eng 1st ODI Stats Preview: ODI comeback for Ben Stokes, another century record awaits Virat Kohli and more

Skipper Virat Kohli needs just one more century to have most centuries as a captain in international cricket.

Sudharshan SridharanAuthor

Updated - 22 March 2021 10:05 PM

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Virat Kohli's men will be looking for a clean-sweep in all the three formats of the game after their 3-1 Test series win and 3-2 series win in T20Is. India has a very good ODI record at home and they will look to continue their good record vs England in the upcoming ODI series.

Let us look at some of the numbers ahead of this ODI series

7 - If England win the 1st ODI, then Eoin Morgan will become most successful English captain vs India. Eoin Morgan currently has 6 wins against India.

Most wins as England captain vs India in ODIs

Eoin Morgan - 6
Alastair Cook - 6
David Gower - 5
P.Collingwood / G.Gooch / N.Hussain - 5

5 - India have won last 5 ODI series they played at home against England. The last time India lost a ODI series to England at their home was way back in 1984.

India's last 5 ODI series results vs England on Indian soil:

2-1 (3) in 2017
3-2 (5) in 2013
5-0 (5) in 2011
5-0 (5) in 2008
5-1 (6) in 2006

1 - Ben Stokes last played an ODI match vs New Zealand in WC 2019 final. After the 2019 WC, Ben Stokes will be playing an ODI match for the first time.

20 - Virat Kohli has 19 centuries at home. A century in next match and he will equal Sachin Tendulkar who also has 20 centuries in India.

Most ODI centuries at home

S.Tendulkar - 20
V.Kohli - 19*
H.Amla - 14
R.Ponting - 13
R.Taylor - 12

36 - Rohit Sharma has 35 centuries in international cricket as an opener. He needs one more century to equal former Indian opening batsman Virender Sehwag's record.

42 - Virat Kohli needs just one more century to have most centuries (42) as a captain in international cricket.

100 - If England wins the 1st ODI, then they would become only the second team after Australia to defeat India in 100 matches across all three formats of the game.

Most matches won against India (in all 3 formats)

Australia - 132
England - 99*
West Indies - 99
105 - KL Rahul needs 105 more runs to become the 25th Indian player to complete 5000 runs in international cricket.

6 - Virat Kohli needs 54 more runs to become only the 6th player to score 10,000 runs in international cricket at home venue alone.

Most runs in international cricket (home venue)

S.Tendulkar - 14192
R.Ponting - 13117
J.Kallis - 12305
K.Sangakkara - 12043
M.Jayawardene - 11679
V.Kohli - 9946*


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