India taking on England on first T20I of the series at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad.

India vs England – 1st T20I Scorecard

Huge advantage for England winning the toss and opted to field at Ahmedabad.

England looked to take on India straight from the start introducing with spin from the very first over.

India’s top order collapsed in front of disciplined bowling by England bowlers. England bowlers wrapped the top three order batsmen for 20 runs inside the power play.

Shreyas Iyer scored a 48-ball 67 runs under pressure in partnership with Pant and Pandya helped India post 124 for seven against England in the first T20 International.

For England, Jofra Archer (3/23) was the pick of the bowlers taking three wickets restricting India to 124/7.

England needed 125 runs to win the 1st T20I of the series as India looking to defend 124 runs on the board and their bowlers had their task cut out against a strong England batting line-up.

Roy and Buttler started in typical fashion and took the game away inside the first six overs scoring 50 runs for the loss on no wicket.

England chased down the target of 125 runs comfortably
and won the the first T20I by eight wickets in 15.3 overs.

England handed India their First T20I defeat

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