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Match Day

739dThe Report by Sidharth Monga at the Gabba

Finn, Anderson run through India

A year after he had gone back home from Brisbane, midway during the Ashes tour, Steven Finn's five-for set up a big England win

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Steven Finn stars in England's win over India in third ODI

England's fast bowler Steven Finn produced a match-winning spell that saw him claim five Indian wickets to help his side win their first match, by nine wickets, in the Carlton Mid ODI Tri-Series in Brisbane on Tuesday

739dSidharth Monga at the Gabba

Finn turns around his Gabba memories

With a showcase bowling performance against India at the Gabba, Steven Finn put to rest the demons he had gathered at the same ground on England's last tour to Australia

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Dhoni stresses the need for India to stay fresh

India have been in Australia for nearly two months, and if their World Cup campaign goes well they have another two months on the road ahead of them. MS Dhoni stressed it was important the team stayed fresh

739dSidharth Monga in Brisbane

'It's not ice hockey' - Root

A major part of Joe Root's press conference before the Gabba ODI was centred on on-field behaviour, not least because it involves his old pal Warner

England's biggest win v India


Balls left when England achieved victory in this ODI, their biggest against India, in terms of balls left and wickets remaining (9)

Big is Better


Number of times that India have successfully defended a target of 200 runs or less in a full ODI against England

The Saviour


MS Dhoni has been involved in 7 of the last 11 fifty-plus stands for the 6th wicket after India have been 5 down for 100 or less

Jinxed Jinks


Number of times that Steven Finn has dismissed Ajinkya Rahane in ODIs. No other bowler has dismissed him more than twice.

The Indian Snail


Runs scored by India in the first five overs. Their lowest score in the first five overs is 6, versus SA, Hyderabad, 2005.

Neutral Venue


Years since India last played an ODI against England at a neutral venue. India won the last encounter, at Durban during the 2003 World Cup.