Joe Root hit a fine 133*, his 10th ODI hundred    AFP
Joe Root hit a fine 133*, his 10th ODI hundred AFP

4 times a side has had three left-handers in batting positions 1, 2, and 3 in Champions Trophy. Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, and Imrul Kayes did this for Bangladesh today. The previous three occasions were all by West Indies, and in every single case the trio were Chris Gayle, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, and Brian Lara in that order: against South Africa and Kenya in 2002 and against Zimbabwe in 2006. FULL CRICKET SCORECARD, ICC Champions Trophy 2017, England vs Bangladesh Match 1

0 members of the England squad who have not played an ODI against Bangladesh. Mark Wood, the only one left, played his first match today.

305 Highest score for Bangladesh against England. The previous highest was 288, at Mirpur in 2016-17.

128 Highest score by a Bangladeshi in an ODI on English soil, by Tamim today. The previous record was exactly 100, by Mohammad Ashraful against Australia at Cardiff in 2005.

128 Highest score by a Bangladeshi against England, home or away, by Tamim today. The previous record was also by Tamim, at Mirpur in 2009-10.

128 Highest score by a Bangladeshi in the Champions Trophy, by Tamim today. The previous record was 123 by Shahriar Nafees, against Zimbabwe at Jaipur in 2006.

166 Highest partnership for Bangladesh for any wicket away from home, between Tamim and Mushfiqur Rahim today. The previous record was 160 between Kayes and Junaid Siddique for the 2nd wicket against Pakistan at Dambulla in 2010.

56 Highest opening stand for Bangladesh against England in England, by Tamim and Soumya today. The previous record was 40, by Tamim and Kayes at Trent Bridge in 2010.

79 Highest score by a visiting wicketkeeper batting at No. 4 on English soil, by Mushfiqur today. The previous record was by Kumar Sangakkara, against England at Trent Bridge in 2011.

1 Bangladeshi batsman to have scored 2,000 runs at the opposition s den: Tamim had scored 1,980 before today in away matches (excluding matches at neutral venues). His 128 runs today took him to 2,108. The next name on the list is Shakib Al Hasan, who has 1,580.

3 catches by Jonny Bairstow as substitute fielder in ODIs. He had earlier caught Grant Elliott off Steven Finn at Napier in 2012-13 and Mahela Jayawardene off James Anderson at The Oval in 2013. Today he caught Soumya off Ben Stokes.

82 Most runs conceded by a in an ODI bowler against Bangladesh, by Jake Ball today (10-1-82-1). The previous record was 10-0-78-2 by Khurram Khan of UAE at Lahore in 2008. Umar Gul s 10-1-76-0 was the most expensive from a Test-playing nation.

10 spinners have now opened bowling in an ODI in England. Shakib became the 10th today. 9 of these have come since 2010. Mitchell Santner (5-0-23-0) was the last to do this, at Rose Bowl in 2016.

923 days since Rubel Hossain came on as the 6th bowler in an ODI innings. The last time he did this was on November 11, 2014, against Zimbabwe at Chittagong. However, he has come on as 7th bowler twice, one of them as late as on May 17 this year.

306 Highest total chased successfully in Champions Trophy, by England today. The previous record was jointly held by England against South Africa and Sri Lanka against England, both in 2013. Interestingly, the three highest chases have all come at The Oval.

133* is now the highest ODI score for Joe Root. His previous highest was 125, against South Africa at Centurion in 2015-16.

6 instances of two century partnerships in the same innings in Champions Trophy. Root added 159 with Alex Hales and an unbroken 143 with Eoin Morgan today. This was also the first such instance for England.

143* Highest second-highest partnership in a Champions Trophy innings today, between Root and Morgan. Their emphatic partnership was the second-highest of the England innings. Nathan Astle and Craig McMillan had added 136* against USA in 2004, but Astle had earlier added 163 with Scott Styris in the same innings.

4 Man of the Match awards for Joe Root in ODIs in the last year. No Englishman has won more. In fact, even across countries only David Warner (7) has won more, while Babar Azam has also won 4.