India beat England to win third T20 international and series

  • India beat England to win third T20 international and series
02-02-2017 | Pratidin Bureau. |

In the third T-20 Cricket match, India beat England by 75 runs at Bengaluru last night and clinched the series, 2-1. In the decider match, the visiting side chasing a big total of 203 were cleaned up for just 127 runs in 16.3 overs. With steadied innings in the middle overs, English batsman collapsed dramatically, from 119 for 2 to 127 all out.
 
Indian leg spinner Yuzvendra Chahal was the main architect for destruction as he took 6 wickets for 25 runs. In the process he also became the first Indian in T-20 to take 5 wickets or more. Jasprit Bumrah took 3 wickets while remaining one wicket went to Amit Mishra's kitty.
 
Earlier, being asked to bat first, Suresh Raina's 63 and MS Dhoni's 56 pushed India's score to 202 for six in stipulated 20 overs. Chahal was adjudged man of the match as well as man of the series.

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