# Bangladesh have won nine consecutive ODIs in Bangladesh between November 21, 2014 and June 18, 2015 - five vs Zimbabwe, three vs Pakistan and one vs India.

# Bangladesh's triumph by 79 runs is their joint-second biggest in terms of runs against the top eight sides in ODIs next only to the 160-run triumph over West Indies at Khulna on December 2, 2012.  (Bangladesh had won by 79 runs against Pakistan at Mirpur on April 17, 2015).

# Bangladesh have defeated India in an ODI at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur for the second time.

# Bangladesh had beaten India by five wickets at the same venue on March 16, 2012. In all, Bangladesh have defeated India four on four occasions - the other two venues being Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka on December 26, 2004 and Port of Spain on March 17, 2007.

# Bangladesh have lost seven out of nine ODIs against India while recording 250 or more in ODIs.

# Bangladesh's impressive 307 is their highest total vs India in ODIs, outstripping the 296 for six at Mirpur on
January 7, 2010.

# Tamim Iqbal (60) and Soumya Sarkar (54) recorded the second occasion when both Bangladeshi openers have posted fifties in the same innings against India - the first instance being Tamim Iqbal (60) and Imrul Kayes (70) at Mirpur on January 7, 2010.

# Mustafizur Rahman (5/50) became the second Bangladeshi bowler to record a five-wicket haul on debut. Taskin Ahmed had taken five for 28 in a losing cause vs India at Mirpur on June 17, 2014.

# Overall, ten bowlers have registered five-wicket hauls on ODI debut. Fidel Edwards (WI) remains the only bowler to take six wickets on debut - 6 for 22 vs Zimbabwe at Harare on November 29, 2003.

# Rahman became the third Bangladeshi player to get the Man of the Match on debut in ODIs, joining Sohag Gazi and Taijul Islam.

# Shakib Al Hasan's splendid 52 off 68 balls is his sixth fifty vs India - his 29th in ODIs.

# Mushfiqur Rahim became the second Bangladeshi wicketkeeper to effect five dismissals in an ODI. Khaled Mashud had achieved the feat vs Kenya at Nairobi on August 12, 2006.

# Virat Kohli has not scored a fifty in his last eight ODI innings. He is averaging 30.62 in a losing cause in ODIs - his aggregate being 1623, including two hundreds and 13 fifties in 54 matches.

# Kohli has recorded six successive single-digit scores in a losing cause in ODIs = 2, 9, 4, 8, 1 & 1.

# Rohit Sharma's 26th half century in ODIs is his first vs Bangladesh.  He has posted two hundreds and ten fifties in a losing cause in 50 ODIs.

# Bangladesh reached 100 in 79 balls - their fastest 100 against a top side - their quickest against any side is 73 balls vs Zimbabwe at Dhaka on January 31, 2005.

# Tamim Iqbal became the first Bangladeshi batsman to post 30 fifties in ODIs.

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