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India lost 3rd ODI by 5 runs

In fantastic comeback fight from Indian lower order batsman India almost closed to the victory but failed after loosing the Jadav wicket in the final over at a crusial stage. India lost the match against England by 5 runs in Kolkata. But India already won the series against the England with 2-1.

England batted first and posted a target of 322 for India with Jason Roy(65 runs), Jonny Bairstow(56 runs) and Ben Stokes(57* runs) scoring half centuries and put England in almost a safe position.

But India which replaced Dhawan with Rahane lost the opener wickets too early before Virat(55 runs) and Yuvaraj(45 runs)  bring the game to a steady position. But after loosing Dhoni’s wicket India was in a tight position. But Jadav and Pandya batted superbly and bring the match to a posting where India has the better chances to win. Jadav carried the hopes of winning untill the last over before he get caught near the boundary line. But India finally ended the innings with 316/9 short of 5 runs to draw and 6 runs to victory. But good fight from Indian team and congrats to England.

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