Ahmedabad: Team India defeated England by 36 runs in the last and decisive T20 match played on Friday and won the 5-match T20 series 3-2. The captain of this series win of Team India was Virat Kohli, who scored the most 231 runs in this T20 series. Virat Kohli was chosen as the ‘Man of the Series’. Virat Kohli came to the opening with Rohit Sharma in the final and decisive T20 match against England and played an unbeaten 80-run knock and brought the score of Team India to 224 runs.
Kohli told plan
After the match and series win, captain Virat Kohli said, ‘I am going to open in the IPL as well. Even before, I have batted at different numbers, but I think we have a strong middle order right now. Would definitely like to bring Rohit to the top. After winning the final and decisive T20 match, Kohli said, “Today there was a classic Rohit Sharma and then Suryakumar batted well coming in at number three, then Hardik finished it.”
‘It was a complete match for us’
Kohli started the innings with Rohit Sharma and shared a 94-run partnership for the first wicket. Kohli scored an unbeaten 80 runs. Kohli said, ‘It was a complete match for us. We completely pushed our opponent on the backfoot. Even with so much dew, like the previous match, we have defended the score again. Despite Rishabh and Iyer not getting a chance, we scored 224 runs.
How won india
Kohli said, ‘Our batting depth is good. Today both me and Rohit had positive intentions. We knew we could trust each other. ‘ Batting first, India scored a mammoth score of 224 for two and then restricted England to 188 for eight in the allotted 20 overs. Now India will start the three-match ODI series against England from March 23 in Pune.