Eoin Morgan "is the single biggest factor in England's success in white-ball cricket over the last two years", according to the team's assistant coach, Paul Farbrace
England's one-day pitches have become distinctly more batsman-friendly over the past few seasons, and that has played a vital part in the national team's new approach
Chris Woakes, the England fast bowler, has admitted the players "have to pinch ourselves" after the dramatic turnaround in their one-day fortunes over the last year
In ODIs they have a line-up packed with power hitters down to the lower order. The 444 was not as much of a surprise as it might at first seem
Previous highest total in ODIs, by Sri Lanka against Netherlands in Amstelveen in 2006. England have bettered it with their 444 in this match.
Previous highest score by an England batsman in ODIs, by Robin Smith vs Aus at Edgbaston in 1993. Hales now holds that record for England.
No. of England batsmen who have made five consecutive scores of 50 or more in ODIs, including Root. Boycott, Gooch, Stewart, Trott and Hales are the others.
No. of centuries for Hales in his last 7 ODI innings, including today. He had made just one century in his first 27 innings; his first century was in his 21st inns.
Previous most runs by an England pair for the 2nd-wicket in ODIs, by Bell and Trott. Hales and Root have now added more than 750 runs for the 2nd-wicket.
Win-loss record for Eng and Pak against each other in ODIs at Trent Bridge. However, Pak have lost only one of the 5 ODIs against other teams here.