After losing the ODI series, England came back strongly and defeated India in the only Twenty match of India’s tour to England. Chris Woakes held his nerves and defended 5 off the last ball against MS Dhoni. A lot of records took place in the match. Here is the look at all the records that took place at Edgbaston.
Captains of both India (MS Dhoni) and England (Eoin Morgan) played their 50th T20 International yesterday.
Ajinkya Rahane became the first Indian fielder to take four catches in a Twenty2o game. Overall he is the fifth person to do so.
Indian spinners have conceded 100 runs in an innings for the seventh time in T20I’s.
R Ashwin conceded 17 runs in the first over of an innings, the most by any Indian bowler.
Morgan’s strike rate of 229 is the second highest by an English batsman in T20’s.
Morgan’s seven sixes is the highest number of sixes hit by an English batsman in T20’s.
For the sixth time in T20 Cricket, the batting team has scored over 80 runs in the last five overs of an innings. India were in the receiving end twice.
Virat Kohli scored his first fifty of the tour yesterday.
Virat Kohli’s 66 took him to the top of India’s leading run scorers in T20I’s. He has 972 runs in 26 innings at an average of 46.
Virat Kohli has hit six fifties in 12 innings and has 562 runs at an average of 80.28 while chasing.