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Monday, September 24, 2012

BHAJJI TURNS ENGLISH TORMENTOR

Harbhajan Singh
Harbhajan Singh grabbed 4-12 on his return after a year in the wilderness as India demolished defend ing champions England by 90 runs in the World Twenty20 on Sunday.

Rohit Sharma hit an unbeaten 55 off 33 balls as the new-look Indians scored 170-4 before England were shot out for their lowest T20 total of 80 in front of 20,000 spectators at the Premadasa stadium.

India rested seamer Zaheer Khan, spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and opener Virender Sehwag for the Group A match that held only acad emic interest since both teams had already qualified for the Super Eights.
But it was a morale-boost ing win for the 2007 champions ahead of the next round, as they dominated England from start to finish.

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