India vs England Match Details
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- India vs England
- England tour of India, 2021
- Narendra Modi Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad
- Start Date: 20 March 2021
Virat Kohli (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Mayank Agarwal, KL Rahul (vc & wk), Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Sanju Samson (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohd. Shami, Navdeep Saini, Deepak Chahar, T Natarajan.
Eoin Morgan (c), Moeen Ali, Jofra Archer, Jonathan Bairstow, Sam Billings, Jos Buttler (wk), Sam Curran, Tom Curran, Chris Jordan, Dawid Malan, Adil Rashid, Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, Reece Topley, Mark Wood.
India vs England 5th T20I Match Highlights
Man Of The Series – Virat Kohli
The winning captain says that this was a complete game for them where they outplayed the opposition. Is happy to have won 2 out of the 3 games where he scored.
Man Of The Match – Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Bhuvi says that it is nice to be back, but this time hopes that he does not get injured again. Details that his body is feeling well, and he is getting the rhythm back. He adds that he was confident, as he was playing in some domestic games too. Says that it is always good to contribute to your team’s win. Admits that getting a wicket early, that also, with an inswinger, boosts your confidence, and you can try out newer things.
On Saturday, India beat England by 36 runs in the 5th and final T20I at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad and won the 5 match series 3-2. In response to India’s 225-runs, England could only get 188 runs for 8 in 20 overs.
The hosts were in top form and made an excellent start after being sent off for batting. Openers Rohit Sharma (64) and Virat Kohli (80) scored a half-century to help India reach 224 runs for 2 in 20 overs. Captain Kohli remained unbeaten, and Hardik Pandya (39), the duo, ended up in style. Suryakumar Yadav also made a remarkable contribution by adding 32 runs to the scoreboard. England’s bowling department could not get the form in the 5th T20I, with Adil Rashid and Ben Stokes each getting one wicket.
In reply, the visitors had a fine start in their pursuit, with Jos Buttler (52) and Dawid Malan (68) scoring a half-century. It was only after the pair’s dismissal that it all collapsed for England. Shardul Thakur was in excellent form for India, taking 3 wickets, and Bhuvneshwar Kumar also got two wickets. Meanwhile, Hardik Pandya and T Natarajan each took one wicket. This series win is a reward for India and a good sign of their preparations for the upcoming T20 World Cup later this year.