New Delhi: Team India’s chance to win the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup ended with a crushing defeat from team England in the semi final match. England knocked out India from the tournament and won the game by not even losing a single wicket. Following this all the players of team India were disappointed. Videos of Rohit Sharma crying also went viral on social media.
Meanwhile, former Indian cricketing legend Yuvraj Singh sent a lovely message to captain Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and the rest of the team to boost their morale.
Yuvraj Singh sent a message for Team India
Yuvraj Singh wrote on his official Twitter handle, “Yes we want our team to win each time they step on the field but we’ve got to realise there will be days that don’t go your way! Proud to see the boys perform as a unit thruout the tournament. Time to reflect on how we can improve & comeback stronger.”
Yes we want our team to win each time they step on the field but we’ve got to realise there will be days that don’t go your way! Proud to see the boys perform as a unit thruout the tournament. Time to reflect on how we can improve & comeback stronger 🇮🇳 💪🏻 #WorldCup2022 #INDvsENG
— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) November 10, 2022
In this World Cup, the Indian team won four out of 5 matches in the Super 12. They finished on top of the table and reached the semi-finals. We qualified for the tournament, but were defeated by England by 10 wickets in the semi-finals.
India vs England semi-final match scorecard
After losing the toss team India batted first. They made a score of 168 runs at the loss of 6 wickets. Hardik Pandya played a brilliant innings of 63 runs in 33 balls. Virat Kohli too played a brilliant innings scoring 50 runs off 40 deliveries.
On the other hand England’s Jos Buttler scored 80 runs off 49 deliveries. While Alex Hales scored 86 runs off 47 deliveries. Both of them remained not out and won the match for England with 24 balls still remaining.