India defeated England by 36 runs in the 5th T20 game in narendra modi stadium, Ahmedabad. From trailing 2-1, India won the series by 3-2.
India scored 224-2 which is the highest ever total against England. Rohit and Virat were spectacular. They opened the innings and made it hard for the England bowling line up. Virat scored 80 and rohit scored 64, Surya Kumar and pandya played good knocks by hitting the ball out of the park. India absolutely ran riots in the first innings.
England stumbled in the first over as bhuvi hit the stumps on the second ball of the over. But buttler and Malan builds a 130 runs partnership before bhuvi got buttler on 52. After that England were never in the game shadul thakur came in and grabbed 2 wickets in one over to wrap the England hopes. England scored 188 for 8 wickets.
India have many positives from this series like hardik pandya giving his 4 over and some use full runs, Iyer coming down the order and smash bowlers like hell., Pant's mature innings.
Witten by: Tushar Das