A match with so many questions and answer were in the way for English team management as how host will handle the Indian spinners and will their star batsman Joe Root get the form or not. And now the answer is clear as England team handled Indian wrist spinners very well and Joe Root also got his form by hitting a splendid match winning century at lords, in the end England won the match by 86 runs against India. Let’s have a look at India vs England 2nd ODI match.
India vs England 2nd ODI 2018 Analysis : 2nd One-day Match
Toss : England won the toss and opted to bat first.
Man of the Match : Joe Root
|Match||Date||England Inns||India Inns||Result||MoM|
|England vs India||Thursday, July 14, 2018||322-7(50)||236-10(50)||England won by 86 runs||Joe Root|
England captain decided to bat first after winning the toss and their openers Jason Roy(40 runs) and Jonny Bairstow(38 runs) provided solid start before both openers getting out by Kuldeep Yadav and it was Joe Root and captain Eoin Morgan who build the inning with 100 plus partnership as Morgan(53) hit half century and Joe Root(113) back to his lost form by registering a fine 100 at Lord’s ground. At the end it was David Willey’s cameo inning of 50 runs in 31 balls boosted the final score to 322 runs in 50 overs at the loss of 7 wickets.
In the chase India’s top batting order collapsed after a solid 49 runs opening partnership and India were 60-3 and they couldn’t rebuild their inning as they couldn’t convert their inning to long one. Virat Kohli made 45 runs and couldn’t stay at the crease so was the case with Suresh Raina who scored 46 runs and got out. In the end MS Dhoni tried hard by making 37 runs in 59 balls got out and so was the other batsmen were bold out as India all out on 236 runs.
England Inns : Joe Root – 113(116), Eoin Morgan – 53(51), Yuzvendra Chahal – 10-43-1, Kuldeep Yadav – 10-68-3.
India Inns : Virat Kohli – 45(56), Suresh Raina – 46(63), Adil Rashid – 10-38-2, Liam Plunkett – 10-46-4
England have won the toss and have opted to bat first
India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Lokesh Rahul, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni(wk), Hardik Pandya, Umesh Yadav, Siddarth Kaul, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal
England (Playing XI): Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan(c), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler(wk), Moeen Ali, David Willey, Adil Rashid, Liam Plunkett, Mark Wood
India vs England 2nd ODI, 15:30 PM IST, Lord’s Cricket Ground, London
India : Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Lokesh Rahul, Suresh Raina/Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni(w), Hardik Pandya, Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar
England : Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan(c), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler(w), Moeen Ali, David Willey, Adil Rashid, Liam Plunkett, Mark Wood
England (From): Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan(c), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler(w), Moeen Ali, David Willey, Adil Rashid, Liam Plunkett, Mark Wood, Jake Ball, Sam Curran, Dawid Malan
India (From): Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Lokesh Rahul, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni(w), Hardik Pandya, Siddarth Kaul, Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shreyas Iyer, Axar Patel, Shardul Thakur