New Indian Express – BRISTOL: Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya says his team’s win in the T20 international series against England is a stepping stone for the upcoming 50 over series.

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  • BRISTOL: Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya says his team’s win in the T20 international series against England is a stepping stone for the upcoming 50 over series.
  • Pandya played a major role in Sunday’s deciding match at Bristol with bat and ball taking four for 38 and scoring a rapid 33 not out that helped India get past England’s 198-9 total.
  • And Pandya says he and his side are on an upward learning curve heading into the five one-day games that kick off in Nottingham on Thursday”I am always learning the game and making sure I am always learning from my mistakes in every game I play in,” he told reporters at Bristol.
  • England had got off to a flier, reaching 43 off four overs and 118 for two of 10 overs before being reeled in by the Indian bowlers and posting a total that was 20 or 30 runs short.
  • Root has been struggling for form in the T20 game making nought and nine in his previous two innings but captain Eoin Morgan said he will back for the one-day game at Trent Bridge.


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