India V England, 1st Odi, Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune
Prasidh Krishna will get his 4th wicket as India have bowled out England for 251 to win the opening ODI by sixty six runs and take a 1-0 sequence lead. Fantastic efficiency from each India debutants. Prasidh takes a four-wicket haul whereas Krunal had hit the fastest fifty for a debutant in ODI. Shikhar Dhawan is the Man of the Match for his 98.
- Only two runs from the over, India forty two/zero after eleven overs.
- Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan must find a way to rating.
- Brilliant show of attacking batting from Bairstow.
- The duo of Rahul and Krunal are leaving no stone unturned to turbo-charge India’s innings.
- While Chennai will host the first two Tests, Pune will host the entire ODI collection.
Shreyas Iyer has damage his left shoulder in an attempt to area a cracking shot from Jonny Bairstow. The former dived to his left and did manage to cease the ball. But he is down with pain and leaves the sphere. The ball skid low but the batsman jumps again and pulls it through deep mid-wicket for a boundary. Prasidh Krishna dismissed Tom Curran to bowl out England for 251.
Ind Vs Eng 2021, 1st Odi : Sam Curran Wicket
The good factor for India is that a properly-set Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli are in the middle. Moeen Ali comes in attack and replaces Ben Stokes. The former has come after an extended hiatus as he missed the entire T20I series.
While Chennai will host the first two Tests, Pune will host the whole ODI series. Following the T20 collection, India vs England matches will transfer into the One-day International format. The ODI sequence between India and England will include three games all of which shall be held in Pune . The three ODI matches can be played on March 23rd, 2021, March twenty sixth, 2021, and March 28th, 2021. The five-match T20I sequence will commence with all of the matches being played in Ahmedabad.
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They want 106 runs off 114 balls to win this match. Two huge wickets for India in a gap of 3 overs. Debutant Krishna has removed Jason Roy and Ben Stokes and India are in search of their method to fightback in the opening ODI. Virat Kohli drops Eoin Morgan at duck.
Virat Kohli faces Ali’s first ball. Short ball and Iyer pulls it with all his power by way of midwicket. A cracking shot from KL Rahul and the ball lands into the empty stands. Shorter and slower, and Rahul pulls it over mid-wicket for a most. Rahul keeping the scoreboard ticking along with his preventing knock. Another boundary to bring up the fifty partnership for the sixth wicket.
Phenomenal stuff from Krunal Pandya. Two back-to-again massive pictures and Krunal moves to 48 – just 2 runs short away from his maiden half-century. KL Rahul scoops the last ball for a boundary past Jos Buttler as India post 317 for 5 in 50 overs. Dhawan top-scored with 98 off 106 balls whereas Indian skipper Virat Kohli scored his 61st ODI fifty. Krunal Pandya and Rahul remained unbeaten on fifty eight and sixty two respectively. Debutant Prasidh Krishna into the attack.
Only two runs from the over, India forty two/zero after eleven overs. He costs down the observe and hits the length ball from Curran over the in-field and into the fence. Rohit can surprise the bowler with a shot like this out of the blue.
Kohli dived to his left but the ball popped out as his elbow hits the turf. A wicket-maiden over for Prasidh Krishna. Elegant drive from the England captain and it will fetch him one other boundary.