IND vs ENG: Virat Kohli was dismissed on a duck by Adil Rashid within the 1st T20I.© AFP
India captain Virat Kohli acquired out on a duck as England beat the hosts convincingly within the 1st T20 International to take a 1-Zero lead within the five-match sequence. Having been rapped on the gloves by a Jofra Archer bouncer within the earlier over, Kohli tried to tackle Adil Rashid by lofting him inside-out, however ended up lobbing the ball as much as Chris Jordan at mid-off, who took a easy catch. Uttarakhand Police got here up with a witty tweet quickly after his dismissal, citing the India captain’s instance to advise readers in opposition to rash driving.
The Uttarakhand Police tweeted an image of the India captain strolling off the pitch, along with his helmet nonetheless on, with a message in Hindi that reads “Just wearing a helmet is not enough. It’s imperative to drive with total concentration, or you can also get out on zero like Kohli.”
– Uttarakhand Police (@uttarakhandcops) March 12, 2021
India suffered a batting collapse, and Shreyas Iyer needed to play a rescue act, along with his half-century anchoring them to a good complete of 124.
England comfortably chased down the goal in 15.three overs, with eight wickets to spare.
Jason Roy led the chase, smashing 49 off 32 deliveries. Roy hit 4 boundaries and three sixes, earlier than being trapped leg-before by Washington Sundar.
However, it was too late by the point he departed and Jonny Bairstow and Dawid Malan noticed England residence as they took a 1-0 lead within the sequence.
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