India vs England ODI series 2020-21 – 1st ODI

India vs England ODI series 2020-21

1st ODI:

First ODI of 3 ODI matches between India and England is going to be played at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune on March 23rd 2021.

England Tour of India History:

Overall:

Series:

This is going to be twentieth bilateral series between the teams, The host won the series 9 times. Whereas the opponent won 8 times. 2 series resulted in a draw.

The consecutive streak for the series without draw between the teams was 10 in a span of 20 years from 2001-02 to present.

The biggest consecutive winning streak (series) for India against England was 4 from 2011-12 to 2018.

The longest streak of undefeated (series) for India against England was 4 from 2011-12 to 2018.

The biggest consecutive winning streak for England against India was 2 from 1982 to 1986.

The longest streak of undefeated for England against India was 4 from 1990 to 2005-06.

Last 5 (completed) series results of India against England are LWWWW.

Matches:

The teams completed 105 meetings in the longest limited over format of cricket, till date. The host won 53 times, whereas the opponent won 42 times. 2 matches were resulted into tie, 3 matches were called off without any result, 2 were abandoned without a ball and 3 matches were cancelled.

The biggest consecutive winning streak for India against England was 5 ODIs from 2004 to 2006, 2008 to 2011 and 2011 to 2013.

The longest streak of undefeated for India against England was 7 ODIs from 2008 to 2011.

The biggest consecutive winning streak for England against India was 4 ODIs between 1974 to 1981.

The longest streak of undefeated for England against India was 6 ODIs between 2011 to 2011.

Last 5 (completed) match results of India against England are LLLWL.

India Backyard:

Series:

When touring India by England, the upcoming series will be the tenth. Out of 9 series, the host won 7 times and opponent is still searching the first series win, but the team were able to draw the series twice.

The biggest consecutive winning streak (series) for India against England in India was 1 from 1997 to 2003 and from 2007-08 to present.

The longest streak of undefeated (series) for India against England in India was 5 from 2005-06 to present.

The biggest consecutive winning streak for England against India in India was 0 till date.

The longest streak of undefeated for England against India in India was 0 till date.

Last 5 (completed) series results of India against England in India are WWWWW.

Matches:

On the soil of India, the teams faced each other 52 times. The home side won 31 times and lost 16 times with a tie (1 tie), an abandoned without a ball bowled (1 abandoned match) and 3 cancelled matches.

The most consecutive winning streak for India against England in India was 7 ODIs from 2006 to 2011.

The longest streak of undefeated for India against England in India was 13 ODIs from 2006 to 2013.

The most consecutive winning streak for England against India in India was 3 ODIs between 1984 to 1985.

The longest streak of undefeated for England against India in India was 3 ODIs between 1984 to 1985.

Last 5 (completed) match results of India against England in India are LWWLW.

Points and Rankings:

The series is the comparison between the second rank (India) and first rank (England) team, a perfect series. The host is 6 points behind the visitors.

The Home Team:

If the host will win the series by 3-nil, then the host will earn 3 points and become the table topper, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose the 2 points with losing 1 rank in the position. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose 1 point with losing 1 rank in the position. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will earn 2 points but no impact in the position. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will not lose any point but will lose 1 rank in the position. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will earn 1 to 2 points but no impact in the ranking. 

Drawing the series will help the team to gain 1 point but no impact in the position.

Last 5 (completed) match results of India are WLLLL.

Australia vs India ODI series 2020-21 – 3rd ODI

The Visiting Team:

If the visiting team will win the series by 3-nil, then the team will earn 3 points without any impact in the rankings, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose the 4 points with losing 1 rank in the rankings. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose 3 points without impacting in the rankings. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will earn 2 points with no impact in the position. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will lose 2 points without impacting in the rankings. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will earn 1 point but stay at the top of the table. 

Drawing the series will neither gain nor lose either the points or the rank.

Last 5 (completed) match results of England are LWLLW.

England vs Australia ODI series 2020 – 3rd ODI

The First Outing:

The result of the match will impact the team’s points, as if the result will go in favor of the host then the team will gain 1 point, and the visitors will lose 1 point, but no impact in the rankings for either team. On the other hand, in case of a reverse result, the visitors will gain 1 point and no improvement in rankings, and the host will not lose any points but will lose 1 rank in the position.

Venue Weather:

Weather forecast of Pune shows the weather would be partly cloudy almost throughout the match with mostly clear in the later part of the game. There is extremely less chance of rain, as the precipitation percentage would be from 0% to 16%. The temperature would be between 25 to 35 Celsius. The wind would be between 2 – 11 km/h. The wind and the temperature would fluctuate throughout the match.

Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune

Toss and Pitch:

Teams chose to field first after winning the toss, which happened in twice out of 4 matches, and the selection behaved neutral to the teams, as the team won once and lost once.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are LW – – -.

On the other hand, the teams, who chose to bat first, won the match once and lost same number of times (once).

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are LW – – -.

Overall, twice the team won the toss, won the matches and lost twice, as well.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are LLWW -.

Particularly, for India, the team won the toss twice in 4 games, and the team just once and also lost once.

Last 5 (completed) match results of India at the venue, while winning the toss, are LW – – -.

Last 5 (completed) match results of India at the venue, while losing the toss, are WL – – -.

The home team never chose to bat after winning the toss, yet.

The visiting team never chose to field after winning the toss, yet.

The first batting team won the matches twice. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won the match twice, also.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are WLLW -.

The home team never get a chance to set the target, yet.

Score:

The lowest defended total was 283 runs in 2018, and the highest successful chase 351 runs in 2017.

The first inning lowest total was 230 runs in 2017 and the highest total was 350 runs in 2017. For the second inning, the lowest total was 232 in 2013 and the highest total was 356 runs in 2017.

The batting average of the first innings is 35.36 and 34.19 is for the second innings.

ODI History Between the Teams at the Venue:

The teams faced each other just once at the venue. The home side won the match.

Last 5 (completed) match results of India against England at the venue are W – – – -.

Teams’ ODI History at Venue:

The Home team has an average record, as the team won twice and lost twice out of 4 games. The opponent lost the only played match.

Last 5 (completed) match results of India at the venue are LWWL -.

Last 5 (completed) match results of England at the venue are L – – – -.

Tentative XI for both the Teams:

India:

The home side would go with 3 pacers and 2 spinners, as the team has an all-rounder with pace attack.

India Eleven: S. Dhawan, R. Sharma, V. Kohli. S. Iyer, R. Pant, H. Pandya, B. Kumar, S. Thakur, K. Yadav, Y. Chahal, T. Natarajan 

England:

The visiting team would go with two pacers and a spinner combination, as the team has an all-rounder with spin and another 2 all-rounders with the pace.

England Eleven: J. Roy, J. Bairstow, B. Stokes, E. Morgan, S. Billings, J. Buttler, M. Ali, S. Curran, A. Rashid, R. Topley, M. Wood

*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left.
*Notes: D means draw in “last five series results”.