Indian cricket team in England in 2004
 
  India England
Dates 1 September – 5 September 2004
Captains Sourav Ganguly Michael Vaughan
One Day International series
Results England won the 3-match series 2–1
Most runs Sourav Ganguly (121) Andrew Flintoff (133)
Most wickets Harbhajan Singh (5) Steve Harmison (7)
Darren Gough (7)
Player of the series Steve Harmison (Eng)

The India national cricket team toured England in 2004 for a three-match series of One Day Internationals in preparation for the 2004 ICC Champions Trophy. England won the series 2–1, winning the first two matches before India won the final match at Lord's.

Squads

 England  India

ODI series

1st ODI

1 September 2004
Scorecard
India 
170 (43.5 overs)
v
 England
171/3 (32.2 overs)
Mohammad Kaif 50 (79)
Alex Wharf 3/30 (8 overs)
Vikram Solanki 52 (75)
Lakshmipathy Balaji 2/37 (10 overs)
England won by 7 wickets
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Umpires: Darrell Hair (Aus) and David Shepherd (Eng)
Player of the match: Alex Wharf (Eng)
  • England won the toss and elected to field.
  • Alex Wharf (Eng) made his ODI debut.
  • Steve Harmison (Eng) claimed his first hat-trick in ODIs, picking the final three wickets of India's innings.[1][2]

2nd ODI

3 September 2004
Scorecard
England 
307/5 (50 overs)
v
 India
237 (46.3 overs)
Andrew Flintoff 99 (93)
Harbhajan Singh 2/14 (10 overs)
Mohammad Kaif 51 (73)
Darren Gough 4/50 (10 overs)
England won by 70 runs
The Oval, London
Umpires: Mark Benson (Eng) and Darrell Hair (Aus)
Player of the match: Andrew Flintoff (Eng)

3rd ODI

5 September 2004
Scorecard
India 
204 (49.3 overs)
v
 England
181 (48.2 overs)
Sourav Ganguly 90 (119)
Steve Harmison 4/22 (10 overs)
Michael Vaughan 74 (141)
Ashish Nehra 3/26 (7.2 overs)
India won by 23 runs
Lord's, London
Umpires: Darrell Hair (Aus) and Jeremy Lloyds (Eng)
Player of the match: Sourav Ganguly (Ind)

Further reading

References

  1. ^ Miller, Andrew (2 September 2004). "England race to seven-wicket victory". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 14 August 2018.
  2. ^ "National Westminster Bank Challenge 2004 (1st ODI)". CricketArchive. Archived from the original on 23 October 2013. Retrieved 14 August 2018.
  3. ^ a b Brickhill, Liam (4 September 2004). "Flintoff's 99 sets up a thumping victory". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 14 August 2018.
  4. ^ McGlashan, Andrew (3 September 2013). "Morgan, Bopara tons see off Ireland challenge". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 14 August 2018.
  5. ^ Brickhill, Liam (6 September 2004). "India's seamers come to the party". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 14 August 2018.