Twitter Reactions: Lewis Gregory steers England to victory in 2nd ODI towards Pakistan

A superb all-round efficiency by Lewis Gregory and great bowling from Saqib Mahmood took England to victory
within the second one-day worldwide at Lord’s on Saturday. With this win, the Three Lions have taken an unassailable 2-0 lead in a three-match collection.

Chasing 248 to win in a recreation decreased to 47 overs per facet resulting from rain, Pakistan received all-out for 195 in 41 overs.

The 29-year-old Gregory, in simply his second worldwide match, struck together with his first ball on the best way to three/44 as England gained by 52 runs. That adopted his worthwhile knock of 40 and the eighth-wicket partnership of 69 with Brydon Carse (31), of their maiden ODI innings, after England had slumped to 160-7 from 118-3.

“It was a case of making an attempt to bat as deep as potential, construct a partnership with Carsey,” Participant of the Match Gregory was quoted as saying to the official broadcasters.

“The ball has nibbled just a little all day, with the brand new ball we thought if we will pitch it up then we will take some wickets,” he added.

Temporary scores: England 247 in 45.2 overs (Philip Salt 60, James Vince 56; Hasan Ali 5/51) beat Pakistan 195 in 41 overs (Saud Shakeel 56; Lewis Gregory 3/44, Saqib 2/21) by 52 runs.

Right here’s how Twitter reacted:

15 of the present squad in isolation. Buttler and Archer injured. What @benstokes38 and the group have achieved is unbelievable 🙌🏻 Trying ahead to watching the subsequent recreation!

— Eoin Morgan (@Eoin16) July 10, 2021

Appears to be like prefer it was

Pakistan B group &

England A group. #ENGvPAK

— Ihtisham Ul Haq (@iihtishamm) July 10, 2021

Actually superb from England. That may be a particular depth of expertise in Whiteball cricket. India, New Zealand and maybe to a lesser extent Australia have constructed up a Cadre of expertise throughout completely different codecs that’s enviable.

— Ian Raphael Bishop (@irbishi) July 10, 2021

Pakistan wants a couple of extra gamers with the center, self-belief and braveness of Hassan Ali #ENGvPAK

— Saj Sadiq (@Saj_PakPassion) July 10, 2021

Modern-day ODI cricket is all about assault! England did not relent even after dropping 2 early wkts. 🇵🇰 group administration wants to grasp & implement a purposeful, filled with intent plan. At current, this Pakistan facet with the current strategy will battle to beat high quality sides

— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) July 10, 2021

Pakistan’s report towards England in bilateral Males’s ODIs within the final 10 years

Matches 20
Received 2
Misplaced 17
NR 1
Win% 10.53

One of many two wins was in a dead-rubber match after dropping first 4 ODIs within the 2016 collection. #EngvPak

— Mazher Arshad (@MazherArshad) July 10, 2021

Saud Shakeel demonstrated easy methods to play in these circumstances,required run price of 5.3 was by no means going to be a problem,simply wanted higher utility and the batsmen realizing the place their off stump is,disappointing general by Pak as a result of this was chasable. #ENGvPAK

— zainab abbas (@ZAbbasOfficial) July 10, 2021

#pakvseng So on a Richter scale this defeat can be 15….

— Ramiz Raja (@iramizraja) July 10, 2021

A win for England sure (& ofc the gamers), however that is additionally a collection win for the county system, the ECB’s strategy to T20 leagues & for the community of scouts headed by James Taylor, Mo Bobat & David Courtroom. In a manner wins like this are extra spectacular than the World Cup. #ENGvPAK

— Freddie Wilde (@fwildecricket) July 10, 2021

Longer format at all times helps your ability units and as a participant u discover simpler to regulate to shorter types of the sport . No rocket science. India and England taking part in 5 check collection earlier than t20 World Cup and we now have exchanged a check for two t20s.

— Salman Butt (@im_SalmanButt) July 10, 2021

Two matches, two convincing wins for England.#ENGvPAK Scorecard:

— (@CricketTimesHQ) July 11, 2021

Lewis Gregory is the participant of the match 👏

4️⃣0️⃣ off 4️⃣7️⃣ with the bat
3️⃣-4️⃣3️⃣ with the ball#ENGvPAK

— The Cricketer (@TheCricketerMag) July 10, 2021

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