Team India has again proved that they are the best when it comes to ODI cricket. With Kuldeep yadav and Rohit Sharma's remarkable performance in the first ODI, team India won the match by 8 wickets. In the first innings Kuldeep Yadav impressed everyone with his bowling skills and took 6 wickets which has become his best bowling figures in ODI cricket. On the other hand, while chasing the total opener batsman, Rohit Sharma who is in amazing form made 137 of 114 balls. Its a great start for men in blue and the team will be eyeing to win the next match and seal the ODI series.
In the first innings, Kuldeep Yadav's (6/25) heroic bowling effort restricted England at a moderate 268 runs in the first match of the three ODI series at Tent Bridge here on Thursday.Despite a deep batting line-up, the hosts' sucumbbed before Kuldeep, who emerged with his best ODI figures at a batting-friendly Nottingham wicket.It was Ben Stokes (50) and Jos Buttler (53), who showed some resistence against the visiting bowling attack to push their side to a fighting total.Put into bat, England was off to a decent start as openers Jason Roy (38) and Jonny Bairstow (38) forged a 73-run partnership for the opening wicket before Kuldeep drew the first blood, dismissing the former in the 11th over.
Apart from Kuldeep, Umesh bagged couple of wickets leaking 70 runs from his 9.5 overs.Brief Scores: England 268 all out in 49.5 overs (Jos Buttler 53, Ben Stokes 50; Kuldeep Yadav 6/25).
Chasing 269, Virat and Rohit did a great job for the with the bat in the second innings and beat the host England by 8 wickets.