India Vs England 23/06/2013 Results, Review and Statistical Highlights
The ICC Champions Trophy Finals between England and India on 23/06/2013 was once again shortened because of excess rain. The T20 match kicked off with England winning the toss and electing to bowl first, India would have loved bowling first too considering the overcast conditions. Read on for the Complete India Vs England 23/06/2013 Results along with a review and Statistical Highlights.
India Vs England 23/06/2013 Results and Review
At one stage today, it looked as though the match might end up being washed out by luckily the play was extended to have enough time for a T20 match between India and England. Both the teams looked evenly balanced but the Indians looked to have the edge, considering they had a power batting lineup. Lets now take a closer look at the batting and bowling performance reviews of each teams as it happened on 23/06/2013.
India Batting and Bowling
India's batting on 23/06/2013 was slow throughout but they did quite well towards the end with Virat Kohli and Shikar Dhawan making valuable contributions of 43 and 31 respectively. Ravidra Jadeja was the best highlights of the innings as he made a score of 33 from 25 balls to push their score to 129 to help his team have a total to try and pull the results in their favor.
India's bowling on 23/06/2013 was absolutely hostile, they kept the pressure on England right from the start and picked up regular wickets but when Ravi Bopara and Eoin Morgan got together it looked as though the results might end up in the favor of Englishmen but unfortunately it was not to be. The best highlights of the Indian bowling were R Ashwin, R Jadeja and Ishant Sharma as they picked up two wickets each.
England Bowling and Batting
England bowling on 23/06/2013 was decent throughout but their fielding was a big let down. They gave away a lot of runs in the field but made up for it through their bowling. The best highlights of their bowling was Ravi Bopara who picked up 3 wickets.
England's batting on 23/06/2013 was good during the start but were very poor when the spinners came into bowl. Ravi Bopara and Eoin Morgan were the best highlights of the innings as they made a score of 33 and 30 respectively. Unfortunately, their efforts were not good enough for them to cross the line and win the Champions Trophy Tonight.
India Vs England 23/06/2013 Results (Scorecard)
|India innings (20 overs maximum)||Dismissal||R||M||B||4s||6s||SR|
|RG Sharma||b Broad||9||18||14||1||0||64.28|
|S Dhawan||c Tredwell b Bopara||31||40||24||2||1||129.16|
|V Kohli||c Bopara b Anderson||43||66||34||4||1||126.47|
|KD Karthik||c Morgan b Tredwell||6||10||11||0||0||54.54|
|SK Raina||c Cook b Bopara||1||3||6||0||0||16.66|
|MS Dhoni*†||c Tredwell b Bopara||0||3||4||0||0||0|
|RA Jadeja||not out||33||35||25||2||2||132|
|R Ashwin||run out (Bell)||1||5||1||0||0||100|
|B Kumar||not out||1||2||1||0||0||100|
|Total||(7 wickets; 20 overs)||129||(6.45 runs per over)|
|Did not bat I Sharma, UT Yadav|
|Fall of wickets 1-19 (RG Sharma, 3.5 ov), 2-50 (Dhawan, 8.2 ov), 3-64 (Karthik, 11.1 ov), 4-66 (Raina, 12.2 ov), 5-66 (Dhoni, 12.6 ov), 6-113 (Kohli, 18.3 ov), 7-119 (Ashwin, 19.2 ov)|
|England innings (target: 130 runs from 20 overs)||Dismissal||R||M||B||4s||6s||SR|
|AN Cook*||c Ashwin b Yadav||2||6||9||0||0||22.22|
|IR Bell||st †Dhoni b Jadeja||13||38||16||1||0||81.25|
|IJL Trott||st †Dhoni b Ashwin||20||14||17||2||0||117.64|
|JE Root||c I Sharma b Ashwin||7||8||9||0||0||77.77|
|EJG Morgan||c Ashwin b I Sharma||33||44||30||3||1||110|
|RS Bopara||c Ashwin b I Sharma||30||40||25||0||2||120|
|JC Buttler†||b Jadeja||0||7||1||0||0||0|
|TT Bresnan||run out (RG Sharma/†Dhoni)||2||6||4||0||0||50|
|SCJ Broad||not out||7||12||5||1||0||140|
|JC Tredwell||not out||5||9||4||0||0||125|
|Extras||(lb 1, w 4)||5|
|Total||(8 wickets; 20 overs)||124||(6.20 runs per over)|
|Did not bat JM Anderson|
|Fall of wickets 1-3 (Cook, 1.5 ov), 2-28 (Trott, 5.1 ov), 3-40 (Root, 7.4 ov), 4-46 (Bell, 8.4 ov), 5-110 (Morgan, 17.3 ov), 6-110 (Bopara, 17.4 ov), 7-112 (Buttler, 18.2 ov), 8-113 (Bresnan, 18.4 ov)|
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