England’s captain Jos Buttler came to bat as the day’s top scorer with 60 runs. The team’s opener Jason Roy made 41 runs as England bowled out at 259.
As for the Indian team, Yuzvendra Chahal took three wickets for 60 runs, while Hardik Pandya, the bowler’s selection, with 4/24 figures.
Rishabh Pant, the star batsman of the match, struck 125 runs, and Hardik Pandya made 71 runs. The partnership between the two batters took India to the overhauled victory in 42.1 overs, chasing 260 runs.
The duo showed exceptional partnership skills, as Pant hit sixteen fours and two sixes at the Old Trafford cricket ground.
Looking comfortable with their teamwork, soon they landed a half-century stand, ensuring a safe and steady victory for India.
For England, Reece Topley, a 3/35 figure in his belt, proved to be a wrecker-in-chief. He took wickets of the top trio, Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli.
India: 261 for 5. Rishabh Pant 125 not out, Hardik Pandya 71; Reece Topley 3/35. In 42.1 overs.
England: All out at 259. Jos Buttler 60, Jason Roy 41; Hardik Pandya 4/24, Yuzvendra Chahal 3/60. In 45.5 overs.
India: Rohit Sharma(c), Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant(wk), Yuzvendra Chahal, Prasidh Krishna, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj.
England: Jos Buttler(wk/c), Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, David Willey, Brydon Carse, Reece Topley, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Craig Overton.