IND vs ENG Stats : India beat England by 66 runs in the first ODI match at MCA Stadium in Pune and took a lead of 1-0 in the three match ODI series and the nest two ODIs will also be played here.
Earlier England won the toss and opted to field first. Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma gave a decent start of 64 runs in 15 overs. Rohit Sharma got out off Ben Stokes bowling and then Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan added over 100 runs and at 169/1 India were in solid position and both Kohli and Dhawan had scored their fifties but in the next a few overs they lost 4 wickets for 36 runs and at 205/5 they’re in trouble but KL Rahul and debutant Krunal Pandya batted so well in the last 10 overs and scored over 100 runs in fewer than 10 overs and both batsmen remained not out with their respective fifties. Shikhar Dhawan top scored with 98 runs. In reply Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow gave a flying start of 135 runs in 14 overs and it was looking an easy chase for them but then Prasidh Krishnna broke this stand by dismissing Roy and after his dismissal England lost the plot and kept losing wickets regularly and eventually bowled out for 251 runs in the 43rd over. For them Jonny Bairstow scored 94 runs while for India Krishnna took 4 wickets and Thakur took 3 wickets.
India vs England Statistical Highlights from First ODI : A list of all the major stats and record which were recorded in the First ODI in Pune –
4/54 – Prasidh Krishna’s bowling figures of 4/54 are the best bowling figures for India on ODI debut.
Best Bowling Figures on ODI debut for India :
4/54 – Prasidh Krishna vs ENG at Pune, 2021
3/21 – Noel David vs WI at Port of Spain, 1997
3/24 – Varun Aaron vs ENG at Mumbai, 2011
3/30 – Subroto Banerjee vs WI at Perth, 1991
3/31 – Hardik Pandya vs NZ at Dharmsala, 2016
10/116 – England were 135/0 and then bowled out for 251 runs. They lost their 10 wickets for just 116 runs.
50 – Krunal Pandya became the third Indian batsman to score fifty on ODI debut batting at number 7 or below.
50 or more runs on ODI debut for India batting at 7 or below :
55 – Saba Karim vs SA at Bloemfontein, 1997
60* – Ravindra Jadeja vs SL at Colombo, 2009
58* – Krunal Pandya vs ENG at Pune, 2021
118.85 – Moeen Ali’s ODI bowling average since January 2019. Since then he has taken only 7 wickets at this average in 20 ODI matches.
98 – Shikhar Dhawan scored 98 runs which is his sixth score of nervous nineties.
26 – Krunal Pandya smashed 26 balls fifty on his ODI debut which is the fastest ever fifty by a batsman on ODI debut.