The second ODI against England was a compelling defeat for India in the Pune Tests. Victory in today’s final is a must to overcome the fatigue of Johnny Bairstow and Ben Stokes, who beat India by a huge margin on the same coin. The series is for those who win today. The match will be telecast live on Star Sports channels from 1.30 pm.
Despite batting first in the second ODI and scoring big, critics say India could have gone a little further. In the last 15 overs, India went on to score big runs in the first two ODIs. In this situation, KL, who scored a century in the second ODI. Rahul’s innings and Indian captain Virat Kohli’s innings are in question.
Experts say that despite being a flat wicket in the second ODI, the inability to increase the scoring speed in the first overs was a setback in the end. The England batsmen, who had been attacking from the start, were shown how to capture the game.
Despite having some good players, India’s style of moving to the brink of collapse if the first two or three are eliminated gives India hope. Despite getting off to a good start in the first ODI, they lost the match due to a collapse in the middle order. In the second ODI, the Indian bowlers failed to pull England to a similar collapse.
Yusvendra Chehal and Washington Sunder could replace Kuldeep and Krunal Pandya, who have been hit by England batsmen, in the playing XI. T. Natarajan is also likely to join the pace line.
English Summary: India vs England, 3rd ODI – Live Cricket Score