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1087dThe Report by Alan Gardner

Bumrah's kiss of death levels series

Jasprit Bumrah conceded just two runs and took two wickets in the final over to secure India a nerve-shredding victory in the second T20 in Nagpur and level the series at 1-1

1067dNagraj Gollapudi

I would love to play Champions Trophy - Nehra

Ashish Nehra, soon to turn 38, believes he would be handy to the Indian team during the Champions Trophy in England later this year and has been working towards regaining his place

1087dESPNcricinfo staff

Bumrah trips England in last-over thriller

Jasprit Bumrah's final-over heroics, where he claimed two wickets and conceded just two runs, helped India edge out England by five runs in the second Twenty20 International played in Nagpur on Sunday.

1087dVishal Dikshit in Nagpur

England to raise Root lbw with match referee

England will raise with the match referee C Shamshuddin's decision to give Joe Root out lbw despite an inside edge in the last over of their run chase

1087dVishal Dikshit in Nagpur

New-ball Nehra, old-ball Bumrah a recipe for victory

India bowler Ashish Nehra said the combination of his double-wicket over in the Powerplay and Jasprit Bumrah conceding just five runs off his final two overs were key moments in India's five-run win


Bumrah does it


Runs came from Bumrah's last 2 overs (18th and 20th), which eventually lead to a 5-run win.

Stokes' best


Previous highest score for Ben Stokes in T20Is, vs WI in 2011. He has made his career best in this match.

Can England chase?


Highest successful run chase in the 10 previous T20Is in Nagpur. 7 of those 10 matches have been won by defending teams.

Mishra's 200th


No. of Indian players to take 200 wickets in T20s - Ashwin and Mishra. Morgan was Mishra's 200th scalp.

Prolific in Powerplay


No. of wkts in powerplays (first 6 overs) in T20Is since start of 2016 by Nehra, including 2 today - the most by any bowler.

Five wickets in final three


Instances of India losing 5 wkts in the last 3 overs of the inns (17th to 20th), including today. The first occasion was also against Eng, at Old Trafford, in 2011.

Yuvraj's lean patch


Yuvraj's average in his last 15 T20I innings, including today. He has scored only 211 runs at strike rate of 95.04 with only one 30+ score.

Virat's worst opponents


Kohli's average against England in eight T20Is - his worst against any team. He has made 20+ in six of the eight games though.

Search of first win


No. of T20Is played by India in Nagpur, before this, and they have lost both those. India failed to chase on both those occasions, but they are batting first today.