England faces India in the first ODI on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 at The Oval in London from 5:30 PM IST (Indian Standard Time). 

England defeated the Netherlands 3-0 in their last ODI series in June 2022. Captain Jos Buttler scored 248 runs in the series. The Lancashire batter scored an unbeaten 162 in the first ODI and followed it by an unbeaten 86 in the third ODI. David Willy picked eight wickets for the three lions in that series.

India played its last ODI series against the West Indies at home earlier this year. The Men in Blue defeated the Windies 3-0 in a one-sided contest. Suryakumar Yadav was India’s top performer with the bat, scoring 98 runs in two innings. The Indian cricket team won the recently concluded T20I series 2-1 against the Englishmen. 

England vs India 1st ODI odds

Bet365 odds: England: 2.00, India: 1.80

10CRIC odds: England: 1.86, India: 1.84

Betway odds: England: 1.83, India: 1.83

Betwinner odds: England: 1.90, India: 1.88

1xBet odds: England: 1.93, India: 1.91

Note: Odds are subject to change. Please visit betting sites to check and confirm the latest odds.

England vs India head-to-head in ODIs

India and England have faced each other 103 times in ODIs. The visitors have won 55 matches while the hosts have won 43 games. Two matches were tied while three games were abandoned. 

The Men in Blue last played an ODI against the English cricket team in England in the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup where the hosts beat India by 31 runs

The last time India and England played an ODI series in England, the three lions won the series 2-1.  

England vs India 1st ODI probable playing XI

England: Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (captain & wicket-keeper), Moeen Ali, Sam Curran, David Willey, Chris Jordan, Matt Parkison, Reece Topley.

India: Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma (captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammad Shami, Yuzvendra Chahal. 

England vs India 1st ODI top picks

England: Jonny Bairstow will be the top pick from the England side. The wicket-keeper batter had scored a hundred against India, the last time these two teams played an ODI in England. The Yorkshire batter also scored hundreds in both innings of the fifth Test against India. 

India: Shikhar Dhawan will be the player to watch out for from the visitors. The southpaw has scored 6284 runs at an average of 45.5 in 149 matches in this format including 17 centuries and 35 half-centuries. He has scored 1101 runs in 19 innings in England and averages 64.76.

England vs India 1st ODI prediction

India has a slight edge going into the first ODI against England at the Oval. The visitors defeated the three lions 2-1 in the ODI series in India in 2021. They also have the better head-to-head record against England in ODIs.

England has won three out of the last four matches in this format against India at home. The hosts will look to make the most of the home advantage in this match. 

England vs India 1st ODI playing conditions and weather report

Maximum Temperature: 31°C

Precipitation: 0%

Humidity: 43%

Wind: 15 km/h