Ian Bell's unbeaten century guided his team to a win and helped England end the series on a high, despite losing it a match earlier.
New Delhi: England earned a consolation win at Dharamsala but it was by a comprehensive margin of 7 wickets. A look at the statistical highlights from the first international match here and the final of the series.
Story first published on: Sunday, 27 January 2013 18:10
# Tim Bresnan (4/45) has recorded his second best bowling figures against India in ODIs, behind the 5 for 48 at Bangalore on February 27, 2011. The said feat is his second four-wicket haul against India - his fourth occasion of four wickets or more in an innings in ODIs.
# Alastair Cook is the first England batsman to amass 200 runs in this series - 207 at an average of 41.40 in five matches.
# Ian Bell (113 not out) has recorded his third century in ODIs - the second against India. His first two centuries in ODIs were 126 not out against India on August 21, 2007 and 126 against West Indies on June 16, 2012 - both at Southampton.
# In the course of his superb innings, Bell has completed his 4,000 runs in ODIs, totalling 4017 at an average of 36.85 in 124 matches.
He became the eighth player to have accomplished the feat of completing 4,000 runs for England in ODIs.
# With nine wickets at 15.77 runs apiece, Jadeja is the leading wicket-taker for India in the series. Only Tredwell has claimed more wickets in the series - 11 at 18.18 runs apiece.
# The unfinished match-winning partnership of 84 for the fourth wicket between Bell and Morgan is Englnd's fifth highest against India in ODIs.
# India have recorded their fourth series win in a row against England in India in ODIs
# Bell has received his eighth Man of the Match award in ODIs - his third against India.
# with 234 runs at an average of 58.50, Bell has top-scored for England in the ODI series.
# Suresh Raina is the 13th Indian player to complete his 4,000 runs in ODIs, totalling 4068 at an average of 36.98 in 159 games. Raina took his runs' tally to 277 at an average of 92.33 in five matches - the most by any batsman in the series. He was the only one to record four fifties in the series.
# Raina has registered four fifties in a row for the first time. He had posted 50 at Rajkot, 55 at Kochi, 89 not out at Mohali and 83 at Dharamsala. He is the sixth player to post four fifties or more against England in ODIs.
# Raina's 28th half-century in ODIs is his eleventh the against England.
# Raina has got his first Player of the Series award in ODIs.
# In the course of his 39, Jadeja has completed his 1,000 runs in ODIs, totalling 1028 at an average of 30.23 in 65 matches.
# James Tredwell has posted an economy rate of 2.50 (10-1-25-2) - his best economy rate in an innings in ODIs.
# Bhuvneshwar Kumar (31 off 30 balls) has recorded his highest score in ODIs.