England will be looking to make a strong comeback when they take on India in the three-match ODI series, starting from 23rd March at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shardul Thakur, Rishabh Pant, Washington Sundar have been retained in limited-overs squad after doing well in the T20I series against England. On the other hand, Krunal Pandya, Suryakumar Yadav and Prasidh Krishna are uncapped players named in the ODI squad for the three-match series.
On the other hand, Joe Root will not be available after playing a grueling four-match Test series against India. Liam Livingstone has earned his maiden call-up to the national side for the ODI series, Leg-spinner Matthew Parkinson, pacer Reece Topley are new faces named in England squad.
England Captain Eoin Morgan will lead the side for the three-match ODI series. Jos Buttler will be first-choice keeper. Pacer Jofra Archer has been ruled out of the series due to injury.
Here are the most important statistics and numbers related to India vs England 2021 ODI series:
3 consecutive victories on the bounce for England in last one-day matches played against India. Virat Kohli and co. will be looking to break their winless streak against Eoin Morgan’s England team.
60.66 is average for opener Jason Roy against India in one-day internationals. In six matches, Roy has accumulated 364 runs with four half-centuries to his name.
192 runs needed by Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan to complete 6,000 runs in the 50-over format. Left-hander has scored 5808 runs in 139 matches at an average of 45.02 with 17 centuries and 30 half-centuries to his name.
193 runs needed by middle-order batsman, Shreyas Iyer, to complete 1,000 runs in limited-overs cricket. He has accumulated 807 runs in 21 matches at an average of 44.83 with one century and eight half-centuries.
145 runs needed by England wicket-keeper, Jos Buttler, to complete 4,000 runs in limited-overs format. In 145 matches, Buttler has scored 3855 runs at an average of 39.74 with nine centuries and twenty half-centuries to his name.
146 runs required by England captain, Eoin Morgan, to complete 7,000 runs in the 50-over format. Left-hander has accumulated 6,854 runs in 219 matches at an average of 40.08 with thirteen centuries and forty-one half-centuries.