India won the first bilateral 3-match T20I series between these teams 2-1. With this, England lead 6-5 in the 11 matches against India in this format.
In England, England lead 3-0
In India, they are tied 3-3
In neutral grounds, England trail 0-2.
Dhoni is the only one to have played in all 11 T20Is between the two countries. Next are Raina (10) and Kohli and Buttler (9 each).
We now look at batting records:
Most runs (70 and above):
Morgan, Raina and Dhoni have scored the most runs. Morgan is the only one to have scored two scores of 50+.
Highest individual scores (40 and above):
The top score of 71 was made by Morgan and Rahul.
Batting averages (5 innings and more):
Dhoni and Morgan have the best averages.
We now look at strike rates (for 5 innings and more):
Note that Yuvraj’s strike rate is considerably higher than that of the next in line, Morgan.
Now for bowling:
Most wickets (4 and above):
Chahal equalled the existing record of 8 by Harbhajan. Dernbach has the most (7) for England. There is one five-for by Chahal and four-fors by Harbhajan and Dernbach.
Best innings bowling (3 or more wickets):
YS Chahal’s 6-25 is the best for matches between England and India, and for India in all T20Is. It is the third best in all T20Is, after two 6-fors by Ajanta Mendis.
Bowling averages (minimum 5 innings):
While Dernbach heads the bowling averages, Bresnan has the best economy rate and Dernbach the best strike rate.
Fielding (4 or more dismissals):
Rahane has the most dismissals (8) followed by wicketkeeper Kieswetter with 6. Dhoni has the most stumpings with 4.
Most dismissals in an innings (2 or more):
Rahane has the most dismissals here (4) while the highest by a keeper is 3 by Kieswetter.
Highest dismissal rate (0.35 and above, minimum 5 innings):
Rahane has a much higher dismissal rate than anyone else. Here several non-keepers have a higher dismissal rate than that of keepers.
Now for all-round performances (overall):
Yuvraj is the only one with any claim to be an all-rounder.
All-round performances in match (minimum 20 runs and 2 wickets):
Yuvraj’s performance is the best here.