India beat England by 10 wickets in the first ODI of a three-match series at the Oval in London on Tuesday. After choosing bowling, Indian fast bowlers – Jaspreet Bamrah And Mohammad Shami – took six and three wickets respectively in front of the England batsmen. As a result, England were bowled out for 110 in 25.2 overs. In reply, Indian captain Rohit Sharma hit an unbeaten 76 off 58 balls with seven fours and five sixes.
During the chase, Rohit became the first Indian batsman to hit 250 sixes in ODIs and the fourth overall.
Most sixes in ODIs
Shahid Afridi (Pakistan) – 351
Chris Gayle (West Indies) – 331
Sanath Jayasuriya (Sri Lanka) – 270
Rohit Sharma (India) – 250 *
MS Dhoni (India) – 229
During the first ODI, Bumrah scored his career-best 6 for 19 in the ODIs as India took a 1-0 lead in the series.
Rohit and شیکھر دھون (54 to 31) put on an unbeaten partnership of 114 as India chased the total without any hiccups.
The second ODI will be played at Lord’s on Thursday.
India had earlier won the three-match T20I series 2-1, after a comprehensive victory in the first two matches.
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