All-round England thump India in first T20I to go 1-0 up in five-match series [Photos]

Check out the key moments from the first of the five T20Is between India and England

FirstCricket Staff March 12, 2021 23:11:09 IST
England registered an emphatic win in the first of the five T20Is, beating India by eight wickets to take 1- series lead. Jofra Archer was named player of the match for his outstanding spell of 2 for 23 which included one maiden. Sportzpics
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England registered an emphatic win in the first of the five T20Is, beating India by eight wickets to take 1- series lead. Jofra Archer was named player of the match for his outstanding spell of 2 for 23 which included one maiden. Sportzpics
Rishabh Pant was looking good before he was removed on 21. He reverse-swept Jofra Archer for a six, reminding everyone of the same shot he played against James Anderson not a long ago in Tests. Sportzpics
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Rishabh Pant was looking good before he was removed on 21. He reverse-swept Jofra Archer for a six, reminding everyone of the same shot he played against James Anderson not a long ago in Tests. Sportzpics
Shreyas Iyer struck a fine fifty. He was dismissed for 67 and had he not been there, India would have found it difficult to get to 124/7 even in 29 overs. Sportzpics
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Shreyas Iyer struck a fine fifty. He was dismissed for 67 and had he not been there, India would have found it difficult to get to 124/7 even in 29 overs. Sportzpics
India captain Virat Kohli scored a duck in the first match. He now has 14 ducks in international cricket as a captain which is the the most among Indian captains, going past Sourav Ganguly who recorded 13 ducks. Sportzpics
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India captain Virat Kohli scored a duck in the first match. He now has 14 ducks in international cricket as a captain which is the the most among Indian captains, going past Sourav Ganguly who recorded 13 ducks. Sportzpics
Jason Roy was in a hurry to finish things off as he stroked a 32-ball 49 to set up the England victory. His knock included 4 fours and 3 sixes. Sportzpics
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Jason Roy was in a hurry to finish things off as he stroked a 32-ball 49 to set up the England victory. His knock included 4 fours and 3 sixes. Sportzpics
Jonny Bairstow looked in good touch with the bat as well. He smashed 1 four and 2 sixes on his way to an unbeaten 26 off 17 balls. Sportzpics
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Jonny Bairstow looked in good touch with the bat as well. He smashed 1 four and 2 sixes on his way to an unbeaten 26 off 17 balls. Sportzpics