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Indian fans celebrate at Bristol after India clinch T20I series against England © Getty Images

England went off to a blazing start in the deciding T20 International against India at County Ground, Bristol, reaching 73 without loss after the Powerplay overs. They reached 100 in 9.1 overs and 150 in 15, but Hardik Pandya’s regular blows reduced them to 198 for 9. Then Rohit Sharma’s sublime hundred, with some assistance from Virat Kohli and a blitz from Hardik, helped India seal the match comfortably. Here are some statistical highlights from the match.

14 T20Is between England and India. The sides have won 7 each. In England, however, England lead 4-2 despite the series defeat.

3 hundreds for Rohit in T20Is. Rohit became the 3rd cricketer to do this, after Colin Munro.

2,086 runs for Rohit. He became the 2nd Indian and 5th overall to the 2,000-run mark. The others to make it are Martin Guptill (2,271), Brendon McCullum (2,140), Shoaib Malik (2,121), and Kohli (2,102).

5 catches for MS Dhoni, the most by anyone, wicketkeeper or otherwise, in a single T20I. Dhoni also has the joint-most dismissals in a match, along with Mohammad Shahzad, who had 3 catches and 2 stumpings against Oman at Abu Dhabi in 2015-16.

54 catches for Dhoni in T20Is. Dhoni became the first wicketkeeper in T20I history to the 50-catch landmark. No other wicketkeeper has even 35. Dhoni also has a world record 33 stumpings.

4/38 best figures for Hardik, in his 35th T20I. His previous best was 3/8, against Pakistan in the 2016 Asia Cup T20 at Mirpur.

33* highest score for Hardik, in his 35th T20I. His previous highest was 32*, against Ireland at Malahide 9 days ago.

7 bowlers have scored 30 and taken 4 wickets in a T20I, Hardik being the most recent. Dwayne Bravo has done it twice. Hardik was also the 1st Indian to do this.

2/35 best figures for Siddarth Kaul, in his 2nd T20I. His previous best was 1/4, against Ireland at Malahide 9 days ago.

1/39 best figures for Jake Ball, in his 2nd T20I. His previous best was 1/44, against India at Cardiff 2 days ago.

346 runs for Kohli in India vs England T20Is, the most. Kohli went past Eoin Morgan (314), who also played in the match.

76 men have now played T20Is for India. Deepak Chahar was the most recent. He took 1 for 43.