The fifth and final match of the T20 Series between India versus England was the decider and it was a high-scoring match as well. Team India clinched the series by 3-2 and registered a thrilling victory over England. The batting as well as bowling department of the team India showcased amazing performance, and that made the series win. So without making any further delay let’s dive into the article to check out the complete details of the match between India versus England.
England won the toss and elected to field first and it was a surprise for the fans as the captain Virat Kohli came out to open the innings with the sensational and stylish opener, Rohit Sharma. Rohit Sharma started to attack the bowling unit of England from the initial stage of the match and he scored 64 runs from just 34 deliveries and his innings includes 4 fours and 5 sixes.
While the captain smashed 80 runs from 52 deliveries and remained not out. SuryaKumar Yadav came out to bat at the third position and he showcased a firework as he smashed 32 runs from just 17. After that, Hardik Pandya came out and also presented fireworks in Gujarat as he smashed 39 runs from 17 deliveries which includes two sixes. India finished at 224 runs with the loss of 2 wickets on the board after 20 overs.
In the reply, the team England got a shocking start as the in-form Jason Roy went back to the pavilion for ‘Duck’, Bhuvneshwar Kumar struck in the early stage of the game. Jos Buttler and Mallan showcased a brilliant performance in the ground as both scored 52 and 68 respectively which made everyone believe that England will win the match but Bhuvneshwar Kumar again gave a breakthrough by removing Buttler and then the batting lineup of England started to collapse.
Team England finished at 188 runs with the loss of 8 wickets after 20 overs which means India registered a victory over the team and they won by 36 runs. Bhuvneshwar Kumar was named as the player of the match.