India had already made sure of a series success after taking an unassailable 2-0 lead in a three-match campaign with victories at Southampton and Edgbaston.
All-rounder Hardik Pandya (4/24) and leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal's (3/60) superb bowling effort helped India bowl out England for 259 in the series-deciding third and final ODI at Old Trafford.
Reece Topley took 6-24, the best figures by any England bowler in a One-Day International (ODI), as the world champions bounced back to beat India by 100 runs at Lord's on Thursday.
Buttler wants England, which is facing India in the second semifinal, to spoil the party. He said his team are upbeat about taking on title contenders India in the tournament’s penultimate clash.
Fans had gathered at cafes and markets across India to watch the semi-final, hoping the team would win to set up a blockbuster final against Pakistan.
Wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha has said that Rishabh Pant should be India’s first-choice wicketkeeper in their upcoming Test matches in England, including the World Test Championship (WTC) final against New Zealand. Saha was India’s first-choice wicketkeeper since 2014
Defiant England openers Rory Burns and Haseeb Hameed played resolute innings to give England a sound start against India on the penultimate day of the fourth Test on Sunday.
The BCCI said Shastri, bowling coach B Arun, fielding coach R Sridhar and physiotherapist Nitin Patel were all isolating as a "precautionary measure" following 59-year-old former India all-rounder Shastri's positive lateral flow test late on Saturday.
The fifth and final test of the cricket series between England and India was canceled on Friday in Manchester amid health concerns among India's players following a coronavirus outbreak in their camp.
India suffered a huge blow on the eve of their first Test against England as opener Mayank Agarwal was ruled out of the series opener with a head injury. Agarwal was hit on his head during a net practice by team-mate Siraj during a training session. Since then,