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Match Day

794dThe Report by Abhishek Purohit

India ease home in rain-hit game

Openers Ajinkya Rahane and Robin Uthappa made fifties as India beat Bangladesh by seven wickets after a nearly three-hour rain interruption during their chase

794dAlagappan Muthu in Mirpur

Uthappa, Rahane make chances count

Robin Uthappa and Ajinkya Rahane both had plenty to play for and prove in Mirpur, and they grabbed their opportunities with aplomb

794dAlagappan Muthu in Dhaka

Not looking to make a statement- Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane was cautious not to be lulled into the kind of comfort he felt while making a match-winning half-century when questioned what it meant to his future

794dDevashish Fuloria

Rasool breaks the jinx for Jammu & Kashmir

Parvez Rasool, who played his first match for India in Dhaka on Sunday, finally "broke the ice" and brought an end to the long wait in Jammu & Kashmir of seeing their best cricketer graduate to the top level

794dMohammad Isam in Dhaka

Mushfiqur demands better body language from team

Mushfiqur Rahim, the Bangladesh captain, wants his team to display better body language on the field in the three ODIs against India, as they look to break a seven-match losing streak

Consistent Rahane

3

The number of fifties Ajinkya Rahane has scored in his last five ODI innings

Mahmudullah v India

6.18

Mahmudullah's economy rate against India in ODIs - he is only more expensive against Pakistan (6.42)

Pujara's poor start

2

The number of ducks Pujara has scored in three ODI innings. He scored 13 in his only other innings, making his ODI average a dismal 4.3.

Missed a landmark

2

The number of times Indian openers have posted a 100+ stand against Bangladesh - Uthappa and Rahane put up 99 today.

India's starts

6

The number of times India have not lost a wicket in the first 10 overs of an ODI innings against Bangladesh.

Razzak's record

206

The number of wickets Abdur Razzak has taken in ODIs - the only Bangladesh bowler with more than 200 ODI wickets. Shakib Al Hasan is next with 165 wickets

Experience

523

Cumulative ODIs played by Bangladesh's five primary bowlers - India's five primary bowlers have played 61 games

Robin's return

6

The number of years since Robin Uthappa last played an ODI game for India.

Big-hitting Mortaza

32

Mashrafe Mortaza hits a six every 32 balls in ODIs - the most frequent for a Bangladesh player (min. 20 sixes)

Ban v Ind

8

Times Bangladesh have scored 250+ v. Ind in ODIs. They've not done this more than 3 times v. other teams, except Zim

Effective Mishra

16

Amit Mishra's ODI bowling average post 2012 - the best for India in this period. His strike rate (19) is also the best

Milestone alert

17

Bangladesh players with 1000+ ODI runs; Nasir Hossain needs 41 today to become the 18th

Mahmudullah v India

69

Mahmudullah's ODI batting average against India - his best against any team

Welcome fifty

815

Number of days since Shakib Al Hasan last scored an ODI half-century

Most debuts

7

Players with ODI debuts for India in the last year - no other Full Member has more debutants in this period