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Sep 2, 2014
Eoin Morgan and Joe Root have been batting slow after England lost early wickets. In the first ten overs, England had scored only 25 runs and had lost three wickets. off the three wickets to fall, Bhuvneshwar Kumar has taken two and Mohammed Shami has taken one. In 19 overs, England are 59 for three.
Alastair Cook, Gary Ballance and Alex Hales were dismissed in the first ten overs and England were struggling then. They would now look to Root and Morgan to pick up pace. Meanwhile, India have persisted with the seamers and have fielded exceedingly well to help put some great pressure on the batting in the middle.
Earlier, MS Dhoni won the toss and chose to bowl at Edgbaston. India were forced to make a change with Mohit Sharma being ruled out due to injury. Dhawal Kulkarni came in his place. England made quite a few changes. In came Gary Ballance, Moeen Ali and Harry Gurney came into the side. Ian Bell, James Tredwell and Ben Stokes.
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