Pune: India held their very own in opposition to Sam Curran’s willpower to beat England by seven factors in a dramatic third and closing ODI to win the Collection 2-1 on Sunday.
Batted, India was all out for 329 in 48.2 overs with Shikhar Dhawan (67), Rishabh Pant (78) and Hardik Pandya (64) hitting half centuries.
Curran (95 not on 83 balls) India single-handedly stored England within the chase as he led No.10 Mark Wooden (14) for a 60-point stand for the ninth wicket, however ultimately , he couldn’t rating 13 mandatory factors within the closing accomplished.
England completed 322 for 9 in 50 overs.
India misplaced not less than 4 catches, together with Curran’s, at essential instances as they have been pissed off till the top.
The Indian rounds have been constructed on two nice partnerships – 103 for the opening wicket between Rohit Sharma (37) and Dhawan and 99 for the fifth wicket between Pant and Pandya.
Pant’s glowing shot got here off 62 balls whereas Pandya wanted 44 for her blistering innings, however India misplaced their final 4 wickets by simply eight factors.
Pant, in his profession greatest shot, plundered 4 highs and 5 limits, whereas Pandya smashed 5 fours and 4 sixes.
For England, Mark Wooden was essentially the most profitable bowler with numbers of three for 34 whereas Adil Rashid took two wickets.
In pursuit of the goal, England misplaced wickets at common intervals and have been unable to forge any substantial partnerships on flat floor earlier than Curran’s heroic effort.
Shardul Thakur got here again with numbers of 4/67 whereas Bhuvneshwar Kumar obtained three.
India had gained the earlier four-game check sequence 3-1 and the T20 five-game worldwide competitors 3-2.
India: 329 all eradicated in 48.2 overs (Rishabh Pant 78, Shikhar Dhawan 67, Hardik Pandya 64; Mark Wooden 3/34).
England: 322 for 9 in 50 overs (Sam Curran 95 not launched; Shardul Thakur 4/67, Bhuvneshwar Kumar 3/42).