Bowlers first delivered after India opted to field. Chasing 155, Virat Kohli took his side to a comfortable win against England.
New Delhi: A statistical look at the third ODI between India and England, played in Ranchi on Saturday.
Story first published on: Saturday, 19 January 2013 19:26
# Virat Kohli (77 not out off 79 balls) has recorded his 22nd fifty in ODIs.
# Kohli is averaging 54.63 against England in ODIs, totalling 601 in 14 innings. His tally includes two hundreds and three fifties.
# Kohli has completed his 3000 runs under Mahendra Singh Dhoni's captaincy - 3011 at an average of 49.36 in 75 matches.
# Kohli's 13th Man of the Match award is his second against England.
# India's convincing seven-wicket triumph is their 45th in 84 matches against England - success % 56.79.
# India won the Ranchi ODI with 131 balls to spare - their largest in terms of balls remaining against England, bettering their win by four wickets with 123 balls remaining at Jaipur on October 15, 2006.
# England (155) have posted their third lowest total against India in ODIs - their lowest total is 125 at Jaipur on October 15, 2006
# Joe Root (39) has registered his highest score in ODIs.
# Ravindra Jadeja (3/19) has recorded his second best bowling performance against England in ODIs,next only to the four for 33 at Eden Gardens on October 25, 2011.
# Ajinkya Rahane has registered his second duck against England - his third in ODIs.
# Virat Kohli has completed his 4,000 runs in 93 innings - the second quickest in ODIs, next only to 88 by Vivian Richards.
# Kohli became the twelfth Indian to complete 4,000 runs or more in ODIs.
# Ranchi became the 42nd ODI venue in India.
# Dhoni, with his 76th win, has emulted Sourav Ganguly's feat in ODIs.