Driving on the platform set by centurion KL Rahul and Pant, India scored 63 runs within the final 5 overs to complete on 336/6 within the allotted 50 overs towards England within the second ODI right here on the Maharashtra Cricket Affiliation Stadium on Friday.
Vaughan was in awe of Pant’s 40-ball 77 which included seven sixes and three fours.
“If you happen to had to decide on one participant to go away the bar for proper now mine could be @RishabhPant17 … he’s completely incredible to observe … #INDvsENG,” Vaughan tweeted.
If you happen to had to decide on one participant to go away the bar for proper now mine could be @RishabhPant17 … he’s completely fa… https://t.co/Z97bSOdqtj
— Michael Vaughan (@MichaelVaughan) 1616757987000
Whereas Rahul hit a cultured 108 off 114 balls, it was all about brutal energy for Pant. India was positioned comfortably at 210/three after the completion of 40 overs. However the duo ensured that the hosts hit overdrive mode and picked 126 runs within the final 10 because the England bowlers had no clue on the size to bowl.
If Rahul and Pant arrange the end, Hardik Pandya hit a 16-ball 35 to maintain up the tempo after their dismissal.
Earlier, England received the toss and requested the hosts to bat first. India had a poor begin as in-form Shikhar Dhawan received out cheaply within the fourth over. Pacer Reece Topley scalped Dhawan (9) and offered an early breakthrough to his aspect. Skipper Virat Kohli joined Rohit Sharma within the center. The duo added 28 off 29 balls earlier than Sam Curran despatched Rohit (25) again within the ninth over because the batsman hit one on his legs straight to quick backward sq..
Rahul was concerned in two essential hundred-plus partnerships with Kohli and Pant. Kohli smashed 66 earlier than he was despatched again to the pavilion by Adil Rashid. Tom Curran eliminated Pant within the 47th over, however the injury had already been finished as India completed on a excessive. For England, Tom Curran and Topley bagged two wickets apiece.