The 1st T20I match of series played yesterday between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. In which England defeated India by 8 wickets.
England won the toss and invited India to bat first, India batted first scored just 124 runs after losing 7 wickets in 20 overs. India started very badly, lost 3 wickets in just 20 runs, KL Rahul just for 1 run, Virat Kohli dismissed without scoring, Shikhar Dhawan just for 4 runs in 12 balls, after that Rishabh Pant and Shreyas Iyer handled the inning, the fourth wicket fell in 48 runs, Rishabh Pant dismissed after scoring 21 runs in 23 balls, next batsman Hardik Pandya came to bat and played brilliant half-century partnership with Shreyas Iyer, the fifth wicket fell in 102 runs, Hardik Pandya dismissed after scoring 19 runs in 21 balls, next batsman Shardul Thakur came to bat, and he dismissed without scoring as the sixth wicket, next batsman Washington Sundar came to bat, the seventh wicket fell in 117 runs, Shreyas Iyer dismissed after playing a brilliant half-century inning of 67 runs with the help of 1 six and 8 boundaries in 48 balls, after that Axar Patel came to bat and ended the inning with Washington Sundar, Washington Sundar played an unbeaten inning of 3 runs, and Axer Patel also played an unbeaten inning of 7 runs. In this way, India batted first after losing the toss scored just 124 runs after losing 7 wickets in 20 overs and set a target of 125 runs in front of England.
England bowlers performed brilliantly, Jofra Archer took 3 wickets just for 23 runs in his spell, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood, Chris Jordan, and Ben Stokes got 1-1 wicket.
England chasing 125 runs in the second inning achieved the target very easily by losing just 2 wickets in 15.3 overs and won the match by 8 wickets. England started brilliantly, Jason Roy and Jos Buttler came to start the inning and gave a brilliant start with a half-century partnership of 72 runs, the first wicket fell in 72 runs, Jos Buttler dismissed after scoring 28 runs with the help of 1 six 2 boundaries in 24 balls, next batsman Dawid Malan came to bat, and played well with Jason Roy, the second wicket fell in 89 runs, Jason Roy dismissed after playing a brilliant inning of 49 runs with the help of 3 sixes and 4 boundaries in 32 balls, after that Jonny Bairstow came to bat, and handled the inning and took the match to the victory with Dawid Malan, Dawid Malan played a brilliant unbeaten inning of 24 runs with the help of 1 six and 2 boundaries in 20 balls, and Jonny Bairstow also played a quick unbeaten inning of 26 runs with the help of 1 six and 2 boundaries in just 17 balls. In this way, Jonny Bairstow chasing 125 runs in the second inning, achieved the target very easily by losing just 2 wickets in 15.3 overs and won the match by 8 wickets.
Indian bowlers Yuzvendra Chahal and Washington Sundar got 1-1 wicket.
England bowler Jofra Archer selected for Man of the Match, he performed brilliantly took 3 wickets just for 23 runs in his spell.