England vs India 1st ODI 2022

England vs India 1st ODI 2022: The first ODI match between England and India starts at 5:30 pm IST at Kennington Oval, London. After winning the T20 series against England with a lead of 2-1, the men in blue will aim to win the 3-match ODI series under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma.

England vs India 1st ODI 2022: Interesting facts to know before the match
England vs India 1st ODI 2022

England vs India 1st ODI 2022: Interesting Facts To Know About before the Match

Here are the interesting facts to know before the start of the 1ODI match between England and India:

  1. As the first ODI match in this series is played at Kennington Oval on a day-night basis starting at 5:30 pm IST, the pitch conditions are different during the day and under the lights.
  2. Also, England has played only 21 ODIs after winning the 2019 World Cup:
    • New Zealand-11 Matches
    • Pakistan-17 Matches
    • Zimbabwe-18 Matches
  3. Virat Kohli is most likely to miss the 1st ODI match against England due to a groin injury.
  4. There are signs of heavy clouds, but there are no chances of heavy rains on 12th July 2022 at Kennington Oval, London. There is a possibility of a full-fledged 50-over match.
  5. Also, here are the interesting stats to know about this venue:
    • The average ODI score at this venue is 250 runs.
    • Spinners have played a crucial role most of the times
    • The flat pitch at this venue has produced high-scoring thrilling contests between both teams, as batsmen can play their shots freely with the bounce conditions of the ball.
    • England has played 49 ODI matches at this venue, winning 30 and losing 17, and the remaining 2 matches ended up with a no-result.
    • India has played 16 ODI matches at this venue, winning 6 and losing 9, and the remaining 1 match ended up with a no-result.
  6. The highest total India scored at this venue is 352/5 against Australia, whereas the Highest score for England is 398/5 against New Zealand.
  7. The lowest total for India is 158 all-out whereas for England the lowest total is 103 all-out.
  8. At this venue, teams batting first have won 30 matches and teams batting second have won 41 matches.
  9. The Head-to-Head record of England vs India at this venue is as follows:
    • out of 8 matches, England won 5 matches and India won 2 matches.
England vs India 1st ODI 2022 Playing XI

England vs India 1st ODI 2022: Probable Playing XI

India Probable Playing XI:

  1. Rohit Sharma(c)
  2. Shikhar Dhawan
  3. Virat Kohli/ Prasidh Krishna
  4. Suryakumar Yadav
  5. Rishabh Pant(wk)
  6. Hardik Pandya
  7. Ravindra Jadeja
  8. Shardul Thakur
  9. Mohammed Shami
  10. Yuzvendra Chahal
  11. Jasprit Bumrah

England Probable Playing XI:

  1. Jason Roy
  2. Jony Bairstow
  3. Joe Root
  4. Liam Livingstone
  5. Ben Stokes
  6. Jos Buttler(c/wk)
  7. Moeen Ali
  8. David Willey
  9. Brydon Carse
  10. Craig Overton / Matt Parkinson
  11. Reece Topley

Overall Facts About England vs India 1st ODI 2022

The Indian skipper Rohit Sharma would probably be experimenting with the Indian batting order in the series matches, to analyze and implement an effective strategy for the upcoming World Cup 2023.

Also, Rohit Sharma as an Indian captain in limited-overs cricket since 2021, has a very good track record as a captain and will be aiming to win this series as well.

A high-scoring thriller contest can be expected as this pitch is favorable for batsmen with the very good bouncing conditions of the ball.

It would be interesting to know if Virat Kohli recovers from his groin injury or would be ruled out of the match.

The Indian opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan would be making a comeback to the team after a long time.

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