England thump India by seven wickets in 1st Twenty20
England thrashed India by seven wickets in the first cricket Twenty20 International to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series, here today.
Kanpur: England thrashed India by seven wickets in the first cricket Twenty20 International to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series, here today.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni was the highet scorer for India with an unbeaten 36 while Moeen Ali took two wickets for 21 runs for the visitors.
Skipper Eoin Morgan smashed a match-winning 51 for his side.
India: 147 for seven in 20 overs. (MS Dhoni not out 36, Suresh Raina 34, Virat Kohli 29; Moeen Ali 2/21).
England: 148 for 3 in 18.1 overs. (Eoin Morgan 51, Joe Root 46 not out; Y Chahal 2/27)
Jason Roy- b Chahal 19
Sam Billings- b Chahal 22
Joe Root not out- 46
Eoin Morgan- c Raina b Rasool 51
Ben Stokes not out- 2
Extras (B-1, LB-2, WD-4, nb-1) 8
Total (For 7 wickets in 18.1 overs) 148
Fall of Wickets: 1-42, 2-43, 3-126
Bowling: Ashish Nehra 3-0-31-0, Jasprit Bumrah 3.1-0-26-0, Yuzvendra Chahal 4-0-27-2, Parvez Rasool 4-0-32-1, Suresh Raina 2-0-17-0, H Pandya 2-0-12-0.