India vs England | 3rd ODI at Eden Gardens: India fall short of 6 runs to lose dead-rubber; clinch series 2-1

22 January 2017, 09:51 PM
Hardik Pandya India vs England third odi at Eden Gardens
Hardik Pandya India vs England third odi at Eden Gardens

The England team have defeated India by 5 runs in the third and final cricket One-day international match to prevent a clean sweep at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Sunday.

With this, India have the won the series 2-1, having won the first two matches of the series in Pune and Cuttack.    

Brief Scores:

England: 321 for 8 in 50 overs. (Jason Roy 65, JonnyBairstow 56, Ben Stokes 57 not out; Hardik Pandya 3/50, Ravindra Jadeja 2/62).

India: 316 for 9 in 60 overs. (Kedar jadhav 90, HardikPandya 56, Virat Kohli 55; Ben Stokes 3/63).

Cricket score:  Ind vs Eng, third ODI 

Match Updates: India vs England, 3RD ODI at Eden Garden, Kolkata 

# England beat India by 5 runs. Hosts clinch series 2-1.

# And its over. Pretty close it was. India fall 6 runs short. 

# Kedar Jadhav out after scoring rock solid 90. India need 6 off 1 ball.

# India need 16 runs of the final over to win.

# Team India in trouble. 8th wicket also down. R Ashwin gives away his wicket cheaply after scoring 1 run. India still need 23 runs off 12 balls. Buvneshwar Kumar on crease now.

# Another blow to Men in Blue. Ravindra Jadeja back to pavilion after scoring 10 runs. R Ashwin in the middle now. 26 more runs needed to win.

# 6th wicket down for Team India, Hardik Pandya walks back after scoring 55. Ravindra Jadeja on crease now. 

# 100-run partnership up for Hardik Pandya and Kedar Jadhav off just 81 balls. 6 more overs to go. 

# Hardik Pandya hits a rocking 50 runs, India looking good to chase down England's 321. Still 50 more runs needed. 

# Half century for young Kedar Jadhav, India's hopes still alive after big guns fails to guide team's middle order. 

# Pair of Kedhar Jadhav and Hardik Pandya looking good on crease, rejuvinating India's hopes of winning this match. Still 93 runs required to win 69 balls. 

Still more than 100 runs required for India to chase England's massive target. 

# Another blow to Indian team, MS Dhoni back to pavilion after scoring 25 runs. Hardik Pandya comes to the crease. 

# 150 up for Team India, Dhoni rock solid at crease.

# Big blow to Indian hopes of chasing England's 321. Yuvraj Singh walks back 5 run short of his half-century at 45. 

#MS Dhoni joins Yuvraj Singh at the crease

#Ben Stokes gets the prized wicket of Indian captain Virat Kohli, gets him for 55

#India rebuild after captain Virat Kohli compiles another fifty

#India lose second wicket as seamer Jake Ball scalps opener KL Rahul. Rahul played a wreckles shot and dissapointed yet again.

#Kohli starts with a flurry of boundaries

#Indian skipper Virat Kohli joins KL Rahul at the crease

Rahane falls early to Willey. Willey knocks off his off stump with a ripper of a delivery  

# Rahane and Rahul open for India

#Stokes and Woakes provided impetus to the England innings by scoring some lusty blows towards the end of the innings

 

# Stokes and Woakes quick fire runs help England put 300 on the board

# Ben Stokes leads England's fightback with a resilient half century 

# England falling like a pack of cards. Bumrah gets Ali early to leave the visitors reeling at 246/6

# Moeen Ali joins Ben Stokes at the crease

# Pandya's triple strike dents visitors, scalps well settled Bairstow 

# Bairstow completes his half century with a four,keeps the England scoreboard ticking

# English allrounder Ben Stokes joins Bairstow at the crease

# Pandya's double strike dents England, dangerman Jos Buttler out for 11

# Buttler joins Bairstow at the crease

#Hardik Pandya strikes to remove the English captain Morgan

# Morgan and Bairstow pile on runs for England

#JJ Roy out b Jadeja on 65 runs, England are 126 for 2 after 24 overs.

# By dismissing Sam Billings scalp, Jadeja got to his 150th wicket in ODIs.He became the 12th Indian player to achieve the milestone.

#SW Billings c Bumrah b Jadeja on 35 runs, England reaches 100 for loss of one wicket

#Jason Roy scores fifty runs of 44 balls

#England are 52 for no loss after 12 overs

#England off to a decent start openers Jayson Roy and Sam Billings playing cautiously against Indian pace bowlers. England are 32 for no loss in 6 overs 

#Jason Roy and Sam Billings are out in their gear under the sun. For India, Bhuvneshwar Kumar takes the new ball

#India win the toss and decides to bowl first

First Published: Sunday, January 22, 2017 01:02 PM
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