Other leading run-scorers in ODI cricket for India are Sachin Tendulkar (18,426), Virat Kohli (12,353), Saurav Ganguly (11,221), Rahul Dravid (10,768) and MS Dhoni (10,599).
Bawa, hero of India's U-19 World Cup winning campaign, is a fast medium bowler and left-handed hard-hitting middle-order batter.
While 'Captain Rahul' showed his elder statesman-like qualities by letting Shikhar Dhawan and Shubman Gill open in the first game, the 'Batter Rahul' also needs to get his priorities right.
Khawaja is the latest cricketer to join the debate over the existence of 50-over cricket after Ben Stokes announced his sudden retirement from ODI cricket at the age of 31.
Akram's comments came close on the heels of England all-rounder Ben Stokes' sudden retirement from ODIs, which has triggered a serious debate over the existence of 50-over cricket.
'We are not cars, you can't just fill us up, we'll go out there and be ready to be fuelled up again,': Stokes
"You see it all around the world now where teams are having to rest some players in a certain series so they feel like they are getting a break," Ben Stokes said.
Ashwin, himself a 'cricket nut' admitted that he switched his TV off after a point while watching an ODI game.
Spin has proved Australia's undoing this series, with Rashid the leading England wicket-taker with 11 dismissals and 19 together with off-spinner Moeen Ali.
Amid all the blazing hitting at Trent Bridge, Agar emerged relatively unscathed with figures of one for 70 in 10 overs.