India under Virat Kohli continued their impressive streak in T20I series at home as they won the series against Word No. 1 England by a 3-2 margin.
Let us have a look at some of the records that were broken in this series
3 – India became the only team to beat England three times in a bilateral T20I series (2+ matches) and Virat Kohli has won all the T20I series (min 3 matches played) as captain that he has played at home.
1500 – Virat Kohli has scored 1500+ runs (1502) as captain in T20Is and has become the leading run-scorer in T20Is as a captain too.
89 – SuryaKumar Yadav has scored 89 runs so far and that is most for an Indian player in the 1st two T20I innings.
231 – Virat Kohli has scored 231 runs in this T20I series and that is most for any player in a bilateral series.
Most runs in a bilateral T20I series [Associate teams ignored]
Virat Kohli – 231 vs Eng, 2021*
KL Rahul – 224 vs NZ, 2020
C.Munro – 223 vs WI, 2017/18
H.Masakadza – 222 vs Ban, 2016
M.Gutptill – 218 vs Aus, 2021
24 – David Malan became the fastest batsman to score 1000 runs in T20Is as he achieved it in 24 innings and has broken the record of Babar Azam, who achieved the feat in 26 innings.
224 – India has posted a huge total of 224/2 and that’s the 4th highest total for India in T20Is overall.
Highest T20I scores by team India
260/5 vs SL, 2017
244/4 vs WI, 2016
240/3 vs WI, 2019
224/2 vs Eng, 2021*
12 – Virat Kohli has most 50+ scores in T20I also as captain.
7 – Virat Kohli has won MoS for 7th time in a T20I series and he has also won 7 T20Is vs Eng as a captain, which is the most for any player.