Vince to replace injured Jason Roy in ODI India series decider

Doug Mendoza
July 18, 2018

After winning nine successive ODI series, India lost one for the first time in 2 1/2 years.

# Maiden over by Mark Wood.

Roy sustained a laceration to the little finger of his right hand while fielding during England's 86-run victory over India at Lord's on Saturday and a team spokesman said Monday: "He remains a doubt for tomorrow (Tuesday) and will have a fitness test in the morning at the ground to ascertain whether he'll be fit to play".

With this win, England exacted revenge for their 1-2 loss against India in the twenty20 series.

And with England sources yesterday suggesting the opener was "70-30" not to play in the final match of three, Vince is in line to be drafted in as his replacement for his first ODI since 2016 in Bangladesh. Having set a target of 323 for India, thanks to a century by Joe Root, MS Dhoni was heavily criticized for his 59-ball 37 which consisted of just two fours and no sixes.

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Perhaps the tension was only really evident in the Indian side as, for the second match in succession, England's wrist-spinner, Adil Rashid, proved to be the most effective of the three on view - that must be some kind of record against India. I think the tone was set by the bowlers early on, David Willey and Mark Wood were on the money.

"To come into a big series like this and perform how we have as a side is great".

Tailender Shardul Thakur (22) then blasted a 13-ball 22 with the help of two sixes to take India across the 250-mark. The introduction of Liam Plunkett hastened the run rate with his first two overs yielding 21 runs, mostly to silky cover drives by Shikhar Dhawan, but a moment of brilliance from Ben Stokes ended a unsafe partnership alongside India's captain. He deceived Rohit Sharma on the off-stump throughout the over.

WICKET! Adil Rashid has a "you miss I hit" moment as Dinesh Karthik is clean bowled for 21 runs.

A disbelieving Kohli walked off and Suresh Raina (one) then turned Rashid low to Rashid´s Yorkshire team-mate Joe Root at leg slip. Root, who scored his second century of the series, stitched a 186-run stand along with captain Eoin Morgan as the two kept the Indian bowlers at bay.

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