Ind 148/5 in 20 over Eng 149/5 in 19.4 over
Ind vs Eng 2nd T20 match being played in Sophia Gardens, Cardiff on 06 July 2018 from 9:30pm IST. India will play with the previous winning combination but some changes may have occurred in England team. The confidence level of India is high because of the impressive performance of its players. India has won previous 7 T20 matches without a single loss and also defeated England in Ind vs Eng 1st T20 match. England may replace Moen Ali with Jake Ball.
India playing XI
Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli(c), Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni(wk), Manish pandey, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav.
England playing XI
Jason Roy, Jos Butter(wk), Alex Hales, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan(c), Jonny Bairstow, Liam Plunkett, Jake Ball, David Willey, Chris Jordan, Adult Rashid.
England won the toss and opt to bowl first.
Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan started the inning for India. Because of 3 earlier dismiss India couldn’t score more runs in the 1st power play. India lost 3 valuable wickets, Rohit Sharma 5, Shikhar Dhawan 10 and KL Rahul could score only 6 runs. India 65/3 in 11 over. Kohli and Raina playing well and both players pulled the bowl over the top for six. Suresh Raina 27, MS Dhoni 32, Hardik Pandya 10 and Virat Kohli played an inning of 47 off 39 with 1 4s and 2 6s, India scored 148/5 in 20 overs.
Jos Butter and Jason Roy started the inning for England. India’s bowlers did a great job but with the help of best inning of Alex Hels 58 off 41 England got the winning target in 19.8 over for the loss of 5 wickets and won the match by 5 wickets. In this win can’t forgive the support of these batsmen Bairstow 28, Morgan 17, Roy 15 and Buttler 14, For India Umesh Yadav got 2, Bhubaneswar, Chahal and Hardik Pandya got the 1-1 wicket. Kuldeep couldn’t get any wicket who was the hero of previous Ind vs End 1st T20 match. Indian bowlers did a good job but couldn’t stop England before 148. Hence England won this Ind vs Eng 2nd T20 match by 5 wickets.
India scored 148/5 in 20 over in which Virat Kohli gave support of maximum 47 runs. England achieved winning target in 19.4 over, 149/5, and won Ind vs Eng 2nd T20 by 5 wicket and did equal the series by 1-1.
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