The England team came into the ring with a huge target and broke the target without losing a wicket. England openers Alex Hales and Jos Buttler attacked the Indian bowlers fiercely with a century partnership.
With the heavy defeat of Team India in the second semi-final of the T20 World Cup, once again the fans were disappointed. The England team, who played brilliantly, will play the final against the Pakistan team on November 13. England won the toss and chose to bowl first. India batted first and set a target of 169 runs. Entering the ring with a huge target, the England team broke the target without losing a wicket. England openers Alex Hales and Jos Buttler attacked the Indian bowlers fiercely with a century partnership. In this sequence, Hales scored a half-century in just 28 balls and showed complete dominance over the Indian bowlers. Also from the other end, the England captain also impressed with a half century. With this, Team India, who reached the semis with many expectations, once again went home without reaching the final.
Among the top order batsmen, only Virat Kohli excelled. Kohli scored 50 runs. He made a partnership of 61 runs with Hardik. Hardik also played brilliantly and impressed with a half-century. Despite giving a fighting score, the bowlers miserably failed to save that score. Team India has once again failed in fielding.
England’s one-sided victory.. India was badly defeated..
English openers Alex Hales scored 86 runs at a strike rate of 183. Captain Jos Buttler scored 80 runs at a strike rate of 163. Both the batsmen smashed the target easily without making any mistakes. India’s bowlers were crushed. Team India made many mistakes in this match and once again went home empty-handed.
India Playing XI:
KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma(c), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Rishabh Pant(w), Akshar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh
England Playing XI:
Jos Buttler(w/c), Alex Hales, Philip Salt, Ben Stokes, Harry Brook, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Sam Curran, Chris Jordan, Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid