Sunil Ramesh stars in India win
Sunil Ramesh 108 slammed a superb century as India thrashed England by seven wickets in the opening T20I match to take a 10 lead in the threematch...
Bangalore: Sunil Ramesh (108) slammed a superb century as India thrashed England by seven wickets in the opening T20I match to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match bilateral cricket series for Blind here on Tuesday.
England posted 150 for 7 at the end of the 20 overs after captain Ed Hossel won the toss and opted to bat first.
Debutant Nakul struck in the very first ball, removing Matt Dean to give India a great start.
Chasing the total on a good batting track, India got off to a fantastic start with a century partnership between Sunil (108) and Nakul (27).
Sunil anchored the chase, bringing up his 50 off 22 balls and then scored an unbeaten match-winning hundred to take India home by scoring 152 for three in 12.3 overs.
The second game will be at the same ground on Wednesday.