Ind vs Eng Bangalore T20 Result : Wiry leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal secured his place in the Team India with his magical bowling figures of 4-0-25-6 as England crashed to a 75-run defeat in the Ind vs Eng Bangalore T20 on Wednesday.
Following this, India won the three-match T20 series 2-1 to go along with their 2-1 series win in the ODIs and prior to that a 4-0 series win in the 5-match Test series against England.
It was a frenetic finish to the Ind vs Eng Bangalore T20 as well as the 2016-17 England’s Tour of India as the visitors lost 8 for 8, chasing India’s huge target of 203 in 20 overs.
The visitors slipped from a score of 119 for 2 in the 14th over to 127 all out owing to Yuzvendra Chahal’s destructive spell of leg spin and the finishing job from fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah who took three wickets for 14 runs in 2.3 overs.
Only three English batsmen could get into double figures – opening batsman Jason Roy (32 from 23), Joe Root (42 from 37) and Captain Eoin Morgan (40 from 21). Half a dozen English players had zeroes against their names.
Earlier in the match, India posted a massive total of 202 for 6 on the board having won the toss and deciding to bat first at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium. Suresh Raina at no. 3 provided the impetus with 63 from 45 balls powered with 2 fours and 5 sixes. Former Captain MS Dhoni smashed 56 from 36 with 5 fours and two sixes while veteran Yuvraj Singh contributed 27 from 10.
The Ind vs Eng Bangalore T20 saw the international debut of sensational 19-year-old Delhi wicket keeper batsman Rishabh Pant who got to face only three balls in which he scored 5 not out with a four.
Leg spinner Yuzvendra Chahal bagged the Man of the Match and the Player of the Series awards.