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England captain Eoin Morgan lamented the poor batting effort from this team during the third T20 against India at Bengaluru on Wednesday. England suffered a rather spectacular collapse

Umpire C Shamshuddin, who gave the horrendous lbw decision against Joe Root in the final over at Nagpur, decided to step down from the third T20 in Bengaluru a few hours began before the match.

India fought back from a tense situation at Nagpur to square the series, and

Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly was all praise for pacers Jasprit Bumrah and Ashish Nehra following India's narrow victory over England in the second T20 on Sunday. Bumrah gave away only two runs while claiming two wickets, as India successfully defended 145.

Having lost the first T20 to England at Kanpur rather easily, India will be under pressure to win and stay alive in the second T20 at Nagpur on Sunday

Following India's disappointing show in the first T20 at Kanpur on Thursday, Indian captain Virat Kohli

England defeated India comprehensively by seven wickets in the first of the three match T20 series at Green Park, Kanpur. Putting India in after winning the toss, England restricted the hosts to 147 for 7.

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has captained both Yuzvendra Chahal and Parveez Rasool in the Indian Premier League. As such, he is hopeful of the spin duo coming good in the three-match T20 series starring on Thursday.

After a high-scoring one-day series, India and England will now battle it out in the T20s, with the first T20 to be played at Republic Day at Green Park in Kanpur. India won the series 2-1, mainly on the strength of their batting.