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Pune: England won the toss and elected to bowl in the final ODI between India and England. Eoin Morgan will be replaced by wicketkeeper – batsman Jose Butler. At last count, India were 121 for three in 18 overs. India lost openers Shikhar Dhawan (67), Rohit Sharma (38) and skipper Virat Kohli (seven). Both were dismissed by England spinner Adil Rashid. Kohli was bowled clean by Moin Ali. Rohit and Dhawan added 103 runs for the opening wicket in 14.4 overs. Rishabh with three runs and KL Rahul with no runs are at the crease.

Today’s the last ODI of the series, which continues 1-1, is a life and death struggle for both teams. After Tests and T20s, India are aiming to dominate the ODI series. But England are trying to avoid embarrassment by winning at least the last series on Indian soil. Under Jose Butler, England will be confident of an official victory in the second ODI.

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Shreyas Iyer will be replaced by Rishabh Pant. This time too, Suryakumar Yadav did not get a chance to make his ODI debut. Kuldeep Yadav has been dropped from the squad for his poor performance in the last ODI. He will be replaced by Yorker specialist T Natarajan.

The England team is not ready to make much change in the winning combination. But England have recalled Mark Wood to replace Tom Karen. Liam Livingston, who made his ODI debut, is also in the squad.

Playing XI

Team India-
Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli (capt), KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant (wicket keeper), Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Shardul Thakur, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Prasidh Krishna, T Natarajan

Team England-
Jason Roy, Johnny Bairstow, Ben Stokes, David Malan, Jose Butler (captain, wicketkeeper), Liam Livingston, Moin Ali, Sam Karen, Mark Wood, Reese Topley, Adil Rashid.