Birmingham: England skipper Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to bat against India in the one-off T20 International at Edgbaston, here on Sunday.
For the Men in Blue, Karn Sharma will debut. He received his India cap from Virat Kohli in the team huddle. The hosts handed top-order batsman Jason Roy his debut call-up as he got his cap from Morgan.
Hereis the live cricket score:
Alex Hales and Jason Roy opened for England. It was a big first over England with 17 runs, with 2 fours and a six.
Mohammad Shami got his first breakthrough as he dismissed Jason Roy for 8. In the very next over, Moeen Ali went for a duck courtesy Mohit Sharma.
A good over from Ravindra Jadeja as England were 59/2 after 8 overs.
Ravindra Jadeja put an end to Alex Hales journey with a wonderful catch by Ajinkya Rahane.
Meanwhile, Karn Sharma got his first international wicket as he dismissed Joe Root. It was a stunning catch by Ambati Rayudu.
Ajinkya Rahane dismissed for 8 bowled behind the legs by Moeen Ali
12 runs scored in fourth over bowled by Chris Woakes. Virat Kohli smashing three consecutive boundaries taking his score to 19 runs
Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan put up 50 run stand for the second wicket to put India in strong position
Bopara gives away 14 runs of his first over
Virat Kohli goes for entertaining 66 runs caught by Hales of Steve Finn's bowling
India: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain & wicketkeeper), Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Stuart Binny, Sanju Samson, R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Karn Sharma, Mohit Sharma, Umesh Yadav, Mohammad Shami, Dhawal Kulkarni, Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
England: Eoin Morgan (captain), Moeen Ali, Ravi Bopara, Tim Bresnan, Jos Buttler (wicketkeeper), Steven Finn, Harry Gurney, Alex Hales, Chris Jordan, Joe Root, Jason Roy, James Taylor, James Tredwell, Chris Woakes.