India vs England: Curran brings visitors in die Proximity, but die Hosts are still securing ODI series

Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant, and Hardik Pandya all hit half centuries like India – who had gathered win 3-1 in die Tests, then 2-1 in die Twenty20 games – were bowling out for 329 in 48.2 overs.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar struck twice in the powerplay on his way to pay of 3-42 while Shardul Thakur claimed 4-67 in an England reply that looked doomed at 257-8.



However, with Mark Wood continued to take Curran as a capable ally die fight to India, 95 not make it out. His defiant blow – which included nine fours and three sixs – reduced The equation down to 14 of the final over, yet left-arm Paceman T Natarajan held his nerve to seal a seven-run Victory.

For die first time in the seriesEngland had failed to build a foundation in a run chase. The openers Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow had bet on 135 and 110 in die two previous ones gamesonly to fall cheaply both on the formidable Kumar in The final.

Ben Stokes made 35 and Dawid Malan (50) hit a virgin ODI half- -century – meanwhile he added 60 with Liam Livingstone (36) – but wickets continued to decline regularly and left India in Control.

Curran capitalized on some poor fielding keep his side fast – die Hosts dropped four catches – but England couldn’t finish their tour on a winning note.

Having seen yours opponents chase down a target of 337 with more when six To spare overs last time out, India adopted a more aggressive approach with the bat In the start of the day.

The openers Rohit Sharma (37) and Shikhar Dhawan snap faster than one run-a-ball rate in a century Stand that was finally ended by an excellent delivery from Adil Rashid, who bowling die former with a googly.

Rashid also Dismissed Dhawan for 67 two overs later while spinner Moeen Ali was cleaning up Virat Kohli cheap with one that turned sharply to surprise India’s captain, who saw his team Slipped from 103 without loss to 157-4.

However, Pant and Pandya left on the offensive in a 99-run Stand that eventually ended when wicket keeper Jos Buttler was quick to react to take one edge from Pant, who fell on Curran for 78 off just 62 deliveries. Pandya did not follow long after that for 64, bowled by Stokes.

Wood claimed three too late wickets as india were bowled out with Save 10 deliveries. It spun out They still had enough runsalthough Curran’s exploits cause a stir finish to England tour.

Curran runs hot

Curran was like that highest score for a batsman is coming in At eight in an ODI, international team-Mate Chris Woakes with also made 95 against Sri Lanka in 2016. It was an impressive one display from the all-rounder in such difficult circumstances, especially like his previous ones best in die 50-over format for England was just 15th

Moeen ended die drought

Kohli was left amazed at the way of his dismissal by Moeen, who had all reason to celebrate, to take one key Scalp. It was his first wicket in six one day appearances, since bowling Rassie van der Dussen in the third match of the series against South Africa, back on February 9, 2020.

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