IND vs ENG Stats : India will face off England in the third Test which is also a day night Test at Motera Stadium in Ahemdabad from Wednesday, 24 February. The series is leveled at 1-1 after India’s impressive win in the second Test at Chennai last week and now they will look to continue their winning momentum. On the other side, England who couldn’t perform at good level in second Test will be eager to bounce back here and both the teams should put up good fight to take the lead in series.
India vs England Statistical Preview of the Third Test : A list of all the major stats and records ahead of the Third Test between India and England in Chennai.
27 – India have won 27 out of 124 Test matches against England. At home they have 20 wins from 62 Test matches.
IND vs ENG Test Record :
Tests – 124
India won – 27
England won – 48
Draws – 49
IND vs ENG Test Record in India :
Tests – 62
India won – 20
England won – 14
Draws – 28
2 – India have played 2 day night Test matches in which they won one and lost the another one. Their win came against Bangladesh in Kolkata in 2019 while the loss came against Australia in Adelaide last year.
3 – England have played 3 day night Test matches so far. They won against West Indies at home while lost to Australia in Australia and to New Zealand in New Zealand. And they will also be the first side to play day night Test with Duke, Kookabura and SG balls.
100 – Ishant Sharma will be playing his 100th Test match for India. He will become the second Indian pacer after Kapil Dev to achieve this milestone.
34 – Virat Kohli hasn’t scored a hundred in his last 34 international innings and coincidently his last international hundred came in day night Test against Bangladesh in Kolkata in 2019.
400 – R Ashwin needs 6 more wickets to become the fourth Indian to take 400 or more Test wickets after Anil Kumble, Kapil Dev and Harbhajan Singh.
1000 – Joe Root needs 119 more runs to complete 1000 Test runs on Indian soil. Only Alastair Cook (1235) has scored more than 1000 Test runs in India from England.
1000 – R Ashwin needs 60 more runs to complete 1000 runs against England in Test cricket. He has 940 runs at 39.16 in 17 Tests with 1 hundred and 6 fifties.