A mixed batting effort adopted a terrific bowling show as India defeated England by 66 runs within the first ODI at Pune to take a 1-0 lead within the three-match sequence.
Defending 317 on a batting paradise, India bowlers received off to a shaky begin as England openers Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow smashed them to all components to the bottom. They placed on 135 runs in 14 overs earlier than debutant Prasidh Krishna ship again Roy for 46.
Ben Stokes got here in at No.3 however didn’t impress, departed for an 11-ball 1. Bairstow and captain Eoin Morgan then tried to regular the England chase however three wickets in two overs from medium-pacer Shardul Thakur utterly turned the sport in India’s favour. Thakur first eliminated Bairstow for 94 after which removed Morgan and Jos Buttler in the identical over.
From there on, the vacationers by no means recovered and misplaced wickets at common intervals. Though the required run charge was by no means an issue for England however common wickets price them the match. They have been bundled out within the forty third over on 251.
For India, Krishna (4/54) recorded the most effective bowling figures by an Indian on debut. Thakur picked up three wickets whereas Bhuvneshwar Kumar additionally chipped in with two scalps.
Right here’s how Twitter reacted:
The beginning was theirs, however the finish belonged to us! 🇮🇳
— DK (@DineshKarthik) March 23, 2021
Successful is a behavior and we ain’t leaving it. Such an excellent debut for @krunalpandya24 and @prasidh43. Thumping victory and good efficiency in all three departments of the sport. Nicely finished boys 🇮🇳 @BCCI
— Siddharth Kaul (@iamsidkaul) March 23, 2021
England going robust at 135/0 after 14.1 overs after which
Lord Shardul , Prasidh Krishna and Bhuvi pic.twitter.com/Tbc4MoAtxp
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) March 23, 2021
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) March 23, 2021
Love the resilience of the debutant Prasidh Krishna. 0/37 off his first 3 overs after which manages to get 4/17 off the remaining 5.1 overs. 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽
— Lisa Sthalekar (@sthalekar93) March 23, 2021
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) March 23, 2021
— Punjab Kings (@PunjabKingsIPL) March 23, 2021
— ICC (@ICC) March 23, 2021
From 135/0 to 251 all out 🤯
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) March 23, 2021
INDIA wins by 66 runs! And what a win! Excellent. England was in an ideal place, however when their first wicket fell India managed the remainder of the match from there. Bowling unit turned it on. Absolute scenes! Congratulations. I additionally get to go to mattress an hour early 😂🇮🇳🏴#INDvENG
— Chloe-Amanda Bailey (@ChloeAmandaB) March 23, 2021
— Chennai Tremendous Kings (@ChennaiIPL) March 23, 2021
My coronary heart 😩😩❤️
— Alexandra Hartley (@AlexHartley93) March 23, 2021
— Michael Vaughan (@MichaelVaughan) March 23, 2021
Krunal Pandya dedicates 50 on debut to his father, who handed away just lately. Some very emotional scenes. He couldn’t get his phrases collectively within the post-inns interview. Deserved this hug. #IndvEng pic.twitter.com/mxYtwffl5q
— Mazher Arshad (@MazherArshad) March 23, 2021
Excellent begin for @prasidh43! 👌👌
— BCCI (@BCCI) March 23, 2021
That was a comeback and a half from Crew 🇮🇳! 🤩
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) March 23, 2021
— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) March 23, 2021
Indian debutants making it a behavior of placing in recreation altering efforts.. What began in Australia, continues In Pune by way of Ahmedabad … @prasidh43 @krunalpandya24 – Congratulations on carrying on this excellent development.. Speaks volumes in regards to the energy of Indian cricket #INDvENG
— Jatin Sapru (@jatinsapru) March 23, 2021
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