Bumrah produced his career-best figures in ODI cricket, finishing with 6/19 as India bowled out England for a paltry 110 runs in the 1st ODI. The speedster cleaned up the likes of Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Ben Stokes, Joe Root, Brydon Carse and David Willey.
Bumrah’s spell was also the best ever by an Indian bowler against England in ODIs, surpassing that of Ashish Nehra who claimed 6/23 in the 2003 ODI World Cup against South Africa.
Best ODI Figures In England
7/36 Waqar Younis Pak v Eng Leeds 2001
7/51 Winston Davis WI v Aus Leeds 1983
6/14 Gary Gilmour Aus v Eng Leeds 1975
6/19 Jasprit Bumrah Ind v Eng The Oval 2022
For team India, it was the third best ODI figures with Stuart Binny, leading the tally with the figures of 6 for 4 against Bangladesh in 2014, while Anil Kumble grabbed six for 12 against West Indies in 1993. Four of the top-six of India’s best ODI figures have come against England.
Best ODI Figures For India
- 6/4 Stuart Binny v Ban Mirpur 2014
- 6/12 Anil Kumble v WI Kolkata 1993
- 6/19 Jasprit Bumrah v Eng The Oval 2022
- 6/23 Ashish Nehra v Eng Durban 2003
- 6/25 Kuldeep Yadav v Eng Nottingham 2018
England also registered their lowest ever total against India in ODI, earlier it was 125 in 2006 at Jaipur. Also, this is the first time ever that Indian pacers have picked up all 10 wickets while bowling first in an ODI match.
Earlier Rohit Sharma won the toss and invited the Three Lions to bat first and his decision was warmly welcomed by Indian bowlers as they ripped apart the hosts’ batting line up.