Pakistan had poor year in One day Internationals in 2015 as they lost to NewZealand 0-2 just before the World Cup.In the World Cup that took place in New Zealand and Australia earlier this year, they began slowly losing the first 2 matches convincingly and then managed to win the next 4 matches to qualify for the quarter finals where they lost to Australia. Misbah-ul-Haq and Shahid Afridi retired from One day Internationals. They followed it with a series whitewas in a three match ODI series against Bangladesh after which cricket returned to Pakistan as they hosted Zimbabwe for 3 One day Internationals winning that series 2-0. At the moment they are playing Sri Lanka in the five matches ODI series and Pakistan are leading the series 1-0.

India is having a mixed bag year in One day Internationals. India did not win a single match in the tri series involving England and Australia. In the World Cup 2015 the Indian team played some excellent cricket in the tournament winning 7 matches in a row before losing to Australia in the semi finals. After that India went to Bangladesh for 3 match series and India lost the series 1-2. At the moment India are playing Zimbabwe and have clinched the series 2-0 with 3rd match to be played today.

Sri Lanka is also having a mixed bag year so far. They lost to NewZeleand 2-4 in the seven matches One day International series. In the World Cup the team performed decently going into the quarter finals losing to South Africa. Mahela Jaywarndene and Kumar Sangakkara retired from One day International series. At the moment Sri Lanka are playing Pakistan in the One day International series and have lost the first One day International.

Bangladesh had a great year so far in One day Internationals. In the World Cup 2015 Bangladesh performed above expectations and reached the quarter finals of World Cup 2015. They beat England and knocked them out of the World Cup. Pakistan came to Bangladesh for 3 matches One day International series and Bangladesh clean swept Pakistan 3-0 followed by a historic series win against India. At the present moment Bangladesh beat South Africa to qualify for the Champions trophy to be held in 2017. The three match ODI series between South Africa and Bangladesh is leveled at 1-1.  

    I am pavan Suresh. I have done my schooling from LPS. I am big fan of sports especially cricket and want to become a sports journalist. I want to write cricket articles.

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