WC 2019 – ENG vs IND Match No. 38 : England won by 31 run

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Sports Desk- The match No. 38 of the ICC World Cup 2019 was played between England and Team India at Edgbaston, Birmingham. Team India still need one more win to qualify for the semi-final of the world event. England on Sunday came back roaring in the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019 as the defeated India by 31 runs .

Toss : England won the toss and opt to bat

England Innings
Batting first, England posted a mammoth 337 for 7 in 50 overs riding on Jonny Bairstow’s 111 and  half-centuries from Jason Roy (66) and Ben Stokes (79).

Team India Innings
In reply, India started off slowly but Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma kept them in the hunt. However, after their dismissals, India lacked intent to put up a fight in the end overs and lost the clash by 31 runs.

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Man of the Match : Jonny Bairstow’s was adjudged as the Man of the Match award for his crucial knock of 111 runs off 109 balls.

Playing XI
England : Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (c), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (wk), Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Liam Plunkett, Jofra Archer, Mark Wood

Bench : Tom Curran, Liam Dawson, Moeen Ali, James Vince

Team India : Playing XILokesh Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli (c), Rishabh Pant, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni (wk), Hardik Pandya, Mohammed Shami, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah

Bench : Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ravindra Jadeja, Vijay Shankar