Published on January 30th, 2017 | by Bhaskar Ganekar0
India v England, 2nd T20I, Nagpur – Bumrah’s magical over keeps India’s hopes alive
Jasprit Bumrah conceded only five runs in his last two overs (18th and 20th) which help India win the game. It is India’s first victory at Nagpur in the third attempt. Here are the statistical highlights of second T20I between India and England.
1700 T20I runs score by Virat Kohli in this match, fourth highest run getter after Brendon McCullum (2140), Tilakratne Dilshan (1889), Martin Guptil (1806).
29.25 Batting average for Virat Kohli against England in 8 innings, his worst against any team. Though he has 6 20+ innings, including a fifty.
71 KL Rahul’s innings today is the best individual score by Indian batsmen against England in T20I. The previous best was by Virender Sehwag (68) in WT20 2007 at Durban.
15 Wickets by Ashish Nehra in power-plays since 2016 in T20Is including today’s 2 wickets, the most by any bowler during this period.
200 T20 Wickets by Amit Mishra, second Indian bowler to achieve this feat. Ravi Ashwin is the other Indian to take 200 T20 wickets.
38 Highest score by Ben Stokes in T20Is, surpassing his best of 31 he made against West Indies in 2011.
30 Wickets by Jasprit Bumrah since start of 2016 in T20I, most by any bowler during this period. Rashid Khan (29), Mohammad Nabi (27), Amjad Javed (25), Ravi Ashwin (23) are other most wicket takers.
123 Highest successful chase at Nagpur by West Indies against South Africa in T20 World Cup last year. This is 8th instance of victory by a team batting first in 11 games.
1 First win for India at Nagpur in the third attempt. Sri Lanka in 2009 and New Zealand in 2016 have beaten India at the venue before today’s game.