India vs England Highlights, Cricket World Cup 2023: India (229/9) beat England (129) by 100 runs in Lucknow
India vs England Highlights, Cricket World Cup 2023: Rohit Sharma-led Indian team continued their supreme run in the ongoing edition of World Cup and defeated England by 100 runs in Lucknow on Sunday. Leading the team from the front, Rohit scored 87 off 101 balls, helping India pile a respectable 221/9 on a tricky surface. England in response failed to resist the Indian attack spearheaded by Jasprit Bumrah. The tourists were bundled up for 129 in 34.5 overs.
Apart from Rohit, Suryakumar Yadav made a significant 49-run contribution towards the closing stage of the Indian innings. Mohammed Shami, who completed a fifer in the previous encounter, continued from where he left and injected four blows in the seven overs he bowled. Bumrah too returned with clinical figures reading 3/32, and the spin duo of Ravindra Jadeja and Kuldeep Yadav accounted for three wickets.
India, who have now won all their six matches, stand at the top of the table with 12 points. England, who have just one win from six matches, occupy the bottom spot in the ten-team competition.
India and England World Cup Squads:
India World Cup squad: Rohit Sharma (C), Hardik Pandya, Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (w/k), Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav.
England World Cup squad: Jos Buttler (C), Moeen Ali, Gus Atkinson, Jonny Bairstow (w/k), Sam Curran, Liam Livingstone, Dawid Malan, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Harry Brook, Ben Stokes, Brydon Carse, David Willey, Mark Wood, Chris Woakes.
India vs England: Highlights
After winning the toss, England sent India to bat first on Sunday.
David Willey bagged three wickets.
Chris Woakes and Adil Rashid scalped two wickets in the first inning against India
Chris Woakes drew first blood after he dismissed Shubman Gill for 9 runs in the 3.6 overs (IND 26-1).
Virat Kohli had a disappointing game and was dismissed for a nine-ball duck by David Willey in the 6.5 overs (IND 27-2).
India started off slow and scored only 35 runs in the first powerplay.
India expected a lot from Shreyas Iyer, but the right-handed batsman had to leave the crease for 4 runs after Woakes picked his wicket in the 11.5 overs (IND 40-3).
After playing 150 balls, India crossed the 100-run mark in the 24.6 overs.
Willey dismissed KL Rahul in the 30.2 overs for 39 runs from 58 balls
In the 36.5 overs, Adil Rashid bagged a big wicket in the game after he dismissed Rohit for 87 runs from 101 balls.
In the second powerplay, the ‘Men in Blue’ scored 145 runs. On the other hand, Jos Butler’s side bagged three wickets.
Ravindra Jadeja was removed from the crease by Rashid in the 40.3 overs for 8 runs (IND 182-6).
Mohammed Shami too couldn’t stand still in front of the English pacers and was dismissed in the 42nd over after scoring just 1 run (IND 183-7).
In the 46th over, India crossed the 200 ru-mark after Suryakumar Yadav smashed a six over the fine-leg.
Suryakumar was unlucky after missing his half-century for just one run when Willey picked his wicket in the 46.2 overs (IND 208-8).
In the last ball of the inning, Jasprit Bumrah was dismissed after a run out from Jos Buttler (IND 229-9).
In the third and last powerplay of the first inning, India bagged 49 runs. On the other hand, England picked up four wickets.
Coming to England’s bowling attack Willey bagged three wickets in his 10-over spell and gave away 45 runs.
When the run chase began, England looked strong in the first four overs, scoring 26 for no loss.
From the 5th over onwards, they began losing wickets consistently.
Bumrah drew first blood, as he sent back a dangerous looking Dawid Malan for a score of 16.
Joe Root was dismissed by Bumrah on the very next ball, sending him back for a duck.
Ben Stokes, who struggled for 10 balls, was also dismissed for a duck by Shami.
Bairstow, who was out in the middle for sometime since opening the innings, was the fourth wicket to go down, barely at the team’s total of 39.
At the end of first powerplay, England scored 40 runs and lost 4 wickets.
Captain Jos Butler was clean bowled in the 15th over, leaving England at 52/5.
Liam Livingstone and Moeen Ali shared a short partnership of 29 runs, before the latter was picked by Shami in the 24th over.
Halfway down the line, England were 84/6 in 25 overs.
The lower order was also quickly bundled up, with Chris Woakes being stumped on Ravindra Jadeja’s flighted delivery in the 29th over.
Livingstone was the next to go, as he was caught leg before by Kuldeep in the 30th over. England lost 8 wickets even before crossing the 100-run mark.
Shami completed his 4-wicket haul, knocking off the stumps of Adil Rashid in the 34th over.
In the next over, Bumrah picked up his third wicket as clean bowled Mark Wood to end the match.
India vs England Live Score, IND vs ENG World Cup 2023: Player of the match
India vs England Live Score, IND vs ENG World Cup 2023: In a contest dominated by bowlers, Rohit Sharma is named Player of the Match. While most batters struggled, Rohit scored 87(101).