Birmingham: England has given a pause to Team India’s victorious journey in world cup at Edgbaston in Birmingham on Sunday. England defeated India by 31 runs. England reached fourth position in point table by this win. India had already held the second position with 11 points from five win and one defeat. This is the first time lost for India in a world cup match against England since 1992.For this winning England’s possibility of semi-finals is raised.
At Edgbaston, England was gained the toss and selected for batting. Bairstow in a perfect start with 111 runs with 109 balls with Jason Roy (66). Joe Root (44) Ben Stokes (79) scored, England was fetched a 337 /7 in 50 overs. The high chasing score was struggled India. K L Rahul had fallen without moved the score that startling Indian fans. Following Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli was raising the score to better stand. Rohit Sharma (102), Virat Kohli(66), Rishabh Pant (32) and Hardik Pandya (44), Dhoni(44) were tried for a better chase. Team India was lost for chase and gaining only 306 for five wickets in 50 overs. Mohammed Shami was taken five wickets for India.