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Manchester dossier

Old Trafford has so far hosted 36 ODIs. Teams batting first have won 15 times while sides chasing have won 20 matches.

cricket Updated: Aug 30, 2007 01:36 IST

Old Trafford has so far hosted 36 ODIs. Teams batting first have won 15 times while sides chasing have won 20 matches. England have played 28 matches here, winning 17 and losing 10. India have played 7 matches and have won three.

Highest innings totals

318-7(50), Sri Lanka v England, June 28, 2006

For India: 262-8 (60) v West Indies, June 9, 1983

Lowest innings totals

45(40.3), Canada v England, June 13, 1979

For India: 191 (54.1) v Sri Lanka, June 16, 1979

Highest individual scores

189* V. Richards , West Indies v England, May 31, 1984

For India: 89, Yashpal Sharma v West Indies , June 9, 1983

For England: 142* C. Athey v New Zealand , July 18, 1986

Best bowling

5-14, G. McGrath, Australia v West Indies , May 30, 1999

For India: 5-27, V. Prasad v Pakistan, June 8, 1999

For England: 4-8, C. Old v Canada, June 13, 1979

Compiled by Manoj Kumar

Ground reality

Squads India (12): Dravid (c), MS Dhoni, Agarkar, Ganguly, Karthik (wk), Zaheer, Munaf, Chawla, Powar, RP Singh, Tendulkar, Yuvraj.

England (14): Collingwood (c), Anderson, Bell, Bopara, Broad, Cook, Flintoff, Mascarenhas, Panesar, Pietersen, Prior (wk), Shah, Sidebottom, Tremlett.

Odds

India win: evens; England win: 8/11 Courtesy: Ladbrokes

weather

Will be partly cloudy but sunshine will be predominant. Light breeze expected towards the afternoon. Humidity will be around 64 per cent while the maximum temperature is expected to be around 18° C.

Pitch

The pitch at Old Trafford will be sporting. It's likely to assist the bowlers if they bend their back. It's likely to produce slow spin as the game progresses.

TV timings

6:30 pm, live on Star Cricket & ESPN.