Bangalore: India could have have asked for a better finish to this long tour against England. A series winning win against England in the final T20I that helped the hosts win the series 2-1.
But it was possible only after a record bowling effort from Yuzvender Chahal who took six wickets, the first Indian bowler to take five or more wickets in a T20I match. England lost their last 8 wickets for 8 runs.
This was after a good stand between Joe Root and Eoin Morgan and England looked like on course to win the match. Earlier, MS Dhoni and Suresh Raina blasted half-centuries and Yuvraj Singh hit 27 off 10 balls to help India post a total off 202 for 6 in Bangalore.
India: 202 for 6 in 20 overs (Suresh Raina 63, Mahendra Singh Dhoni 56; Liam Plunkett 1/22).
England: 127 all out in 16.3 overs (Joe Root 42, Eoin Morgan 40; Yuzvendra Chahal 6/25, Jasprit Bumrah 3/14).