Liam Plunkett was the pick of the bowlers with 4 wickets    Getty Images
Liam Plunkett was the pick of the bowlers with 4 wickets Getty Images

8 Jason Roy s average over his last 8 ODI innings. He has reached double-figures only thrice over this period but has never crossed 20.

14 fifty-run partnerships between Alex Hales and Joe Root, the joint 2nd-most for England. Alastair Cook and Ian Bell lead the way with 19, while Bell has 14 with Kevin Pietersen as well.

4 instances of batsmen 1 to 9 all reaching double-figures in an ODI for England. The other instances came against Sri Lanka in 2006, New Zealand in 2006-07, and Australia in 2009.

0 wicket for Corey Anderson both against England and in England before today. He took 3 for 55 today, dismissing Eoin Morgan, Joe Root, and Moeen Ali.

127.1 Jos Buttler s strike rate today for his 48-ball 61*, the 3rd-highest for a 50-plus score by an Englishman in Champions Trophy. Only Eoin Morgan (67 in 34 balls at 197.1 in 2009) and Cook (64 in 47 at 136.2 in 2013) have scored faster than him.

4 balls were needed for New Zealand to take England s last 3 wickets. This is the third occasion in Champions Trophy. Interestingly, the first such instance came in an identical combination for England against New Zealand at Cardiff, in 2017. The other instance happened four days ago, when Australia got the last 3 New Zealand wickets in 4 balls.

5 consecutive fifties for Williamson against England (93, 118, 90, 50, and 87); he also had a run of 5 against India.

79 runs conceded by Adam Milne today (he had figures of 10-0-79-3), the 2nd-most by a New Zealand bowler in Champions Trophy. Only Shane Bond (9-0-82-0 in 2009) had conceded more.

310 highest all-out total in Champions Trophy, achieved by England today. South Africa held the record, with 305 against India in 2013.

12 catches by Ross Taylor in Champions Trophy, the joint 2nd-most. Mahela Jayawardene leads the way with 15, while Sourav Ganguly and Dwayne Bravo have 12 each.

3 fifty-plus scores for Kane Williamson in Champions Trophy. He equalled the New Zealand record of Craig McMillan and Stephen Fleming. Of them, only Williamson had converted one to a hundred.

286 runs in Champions Trophy for both Martin Guptill and Williamson. They are joint-4th for New Zealand, at par with Brendon McCullum. Fleming (441), Nathan Astle (344), and Daniel Vettori (299) hold the top three spots.

8 wickets for Liam Plunkett in the ongoing edition of Champions Trophy, the most by anyone. He went past Josh Hazlewood s tally of 7 today.

2 four-wicket hauls for Plunkett in Champions Trophy, the joint-most in history and the most by an Englishman. Ronnie Irani and Stuart Broad have 1 four-wicket haul each. The others with 2 four-wicket hauls are Mervyn Dillon, Muttiah Muralitharan, Douglas Hondo, Kyle Mills, Lasith Malinga, and Mitchell McClenaghan.

87 runs were the 2nd-biggest margin of defeat for New Zealand in Champions Trophy. Their worst remains 164 runs against Australia in 2002, when Australia scored 296 for 7 and bowled them out for 132.

1 bowler has taken more wickets than Adil Rashid since 2015 World Cup. Rashid has gone past Imran Tahir’s tally of 61 wickets since the mega event. Rashid has 62 wickets while Kagiso Rabada tops the list with 65 wickets.