Feb 27th Down the years,Tie between India & England

Feb 27th Down the years,Tie between India & England

On this day in 2011 WC 

India and England performed out a World Cup classical at the Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore. At the end of the day after 676 runs had been scored, the two sides could not be separated. With two required off the final delivery, Graeme Swann hit Munaf Patel directly to the extracover fielder, Yusuf Pathan and he onle managed to take single in the last ball. Chasing India’s score of 338, England skipper Andrew Strauss compiled a awesome 158 that put to coloration even Sachin Tendulkar’s 120 earlier than that. At one level within the chase, riding on the partnership among Strauss and Ian Bell, England regarded firmly in control of recording a famous win before an stimulated spell of bowling with the old ball from Zaheer Khan swung the match again in India’s favour. In the quit, a flurry of sixes hit off Piyush Chawla introduced the visitors back into the sport before the in match led to a deserving tie.

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