England lost the Test series against India by 4-0, and after that, they took a long break to start the ODI series against the same opponent. England is a different team while playing one day match against any country. They proved it once again. In Pune, India, England batsmen just made a storm of runs. They scored 350 runs. All batsmen played well against Indian bowlers. If someone didn’t watch the test series, then it could be impossible to make him believe that, this team lost the test series by 4-0 against the same team. But no way, after scoring a lot, they had to surrender.
England lost the match by three wickets. England started playing very well from the very beginning of the match. Jason Roy and Joe Root gave the primary structure of the game and just after that all batsmen played with same passion. Though the opening partnership was not good enough by the end of the match, it was a great total to give a target to the opponent team. Jason Roy scored 73 from only 61 balls.
He hit 12 boundaries. Joe Root scored 78 from 95 balls. Ben Stokes and Moeen Ali gave the finishing touch of the match. Stokes scored 62 and Moeen Ali 28. This sort of little innings gave England a big total. But Indian batsmen took this target so easily. Both openers of India got out early. KL Rahul made only eight runs from 18 Balls, and Sekhar Dhawan made one from 10 balls. Rahul and Dhawan got out by Willey.
Just after the superman of Indian batting line up Virat Kohli started showing his magical shots and made another century. As a perfect captain, he took all responsibility. He added 122 runs on the scoreboard. Another big man Jadhav made also played a same kind of Inning and added 120 runs in the scoreboard. After a long time, Mahendra Singh Dhoni played without captaincy. He scored only six runs from 6 balls.Hardik Pandya played a significant role at the last time. His 40 runs innings gave India a victory of 3 wickets against England.