IND vs ENG 2nd ODI Scorecard: India and England played the second odi of the 3-match ODI series today. After winning the toss, england’s team decided to bowl first. England, who faced a mammoth target of 337 runs, won the match by 6 wickets with the help of Bairstow-Stokes storm.
Both teams are now on par with 1-1 in this series. The third match on March 28 will be a do-or-die match for both the teams. Let’s take a look at the scorecard of the second match between India vs England-
IND vs ENG 2nd ODI Scorecard:
The Indian team, who were batting first, lost 2 wickets soon. But his Lokesh Rahul and Virat Kohli had a brilliant partnership of 121 runs for the third wicket. Indian skipper Virat Kohli scored 66 runs in the match with 3 sixes and 1 four. While KL Rahul scored 7 fours and 2 sixes, he played an impressive innings of 108 runs.
Later, Rishabh Pant took India to 300, he played a stormy innings of 77 runs in just 40 balls with the help of 3 fours and 7 sixes. Hardik Pandya was out for 35. The Indian team scored 336 for the loss of 6 wickets in 50 overs.
England were bowled out for a mammoth target of 337 runs, with opener Roy and Bairstow partnering. England’s first wicket at the score of 110 runs fell to Roy (55).
Ben Stokes, who has batted first down, is practicing sixes as if today. He played 99 runs in just 52 balls with 4 fours and 9 sixes.
Ben Stokes’ 99 runs and Bairstow’s century brought England very close to victory and put the match lopsided. Later, David Malan (16*) and Livingston (27*) helped England finish the match with 337 runs in just 43.3 overs and equalized the series 1-1 by winning the match by 6 wickets.
Man of the Match: Jonny Bairstow
In this match, Jonny Bairstow faced 112 balls. Bairstow initially batted well. But le catchers show off their stormy style in the aftermath of the leg. He put up 11 fours and 7 sixes to play 124 runs and give his team a resounding victory. Thanks to his innings, he was given man of the match in the match.
IND vs ENG 2nd ODI Scorecard [short]:
IND Innings: 336/6 (50)
KL Rahul: 108 (114)
ENG Innings: 337/4 (43.3)
Jonny Bairstow: 124 (112)
Ben Stokes: 99 (52)