India beats England by 20 runs in World T20 warm-up
England has suffered another warm-up defeat in the World Twenty20 tournament following their 20-run loss to India on Wednesday at Dhaka, which is their second warm-up loss just a day after their defeat by West Indies.
Virat Kohli hit an unbeaten 74 and Suresh Raina made 54 as India - winners of the inaugural event back in 2007 - made 4-178 after being put into bat by stand-in England captain Eoin Morgan.
According to News.com.au, despite a plethora of boundaries from Michael Lumb (36), England once against struggled against spin, with Ravichandran Ashwin taking 1-20 from his four overs while Suresh Raina completed a fine all-round display with 1-23.
Moeen Ali top-scored with 46 and Jos Buttler made 30 but the innings finished with England comfortably short of their target at 6-158, the report added.
(Posted on 20-03-2014)