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Summary

  1. England fall from 119-2 to 127 all out - lose by 75 runs
  2. Leg-spinner Chahal starts collapse
  3. Removes Morgan & Root in successive balls; takes 6-25
  4. Dhoni hits maiden T20I half-century - 56 off 36
  5. Raina - dropped by Rashid on 47 - makes 63
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Live Reporting

By Phil Dawkes and Kal Sajad

All times stated are UK

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  1. India put on their Pant

    Rishabh Pant is making his debut for India. The 19-year-old wicketkeeper-batsman (although MS Dhoni won't be giving up the gloves today) comes burdened with expectation after scoring plenty of runs in the Ranji Trophy - 972 of them.

    His inclusion (at the expense of Manish Pandey) means Virat Kohli could move back down to number three - a much more familiar position for India's talisman.

  2. Liam for Liam

    England are swapping Liams again. Dawson out, Plunkett in.

  3. Toss

    England have won the toss and will bowl first. Well, you can't fault Morgan's coin-guessing skills. That is a toss whitewash for the England skipper this series.

  4. Aggrieved England

    Joe Root

    England had a few gripes about the second T20 game, which went down to the last ball and India won by five runs to level the series. The main point of contention concerned the decision to give Joe Root out lbw at the start of Jasprit Bumrah's final over despite the England batsman having hit the ball. No review, no chance to overturn.

    Eoin Morgan raised the issue with the match referee. He'll be interested to see that the umpire responsible for that decision against Root has stood down from this deciding game because of illness.

  5. Silver lining

    Ben Stokes

    It was way back at the start of November last year that England began their tour of India. It has been a rough old ride since then. A 4-0 defeat in the Test series, followed by a 2-1 loss in the ODIs, left the tourists begging to be put out of their misery.

    But they have one final chance to depart the sub-continent with something shiny to show for their efforts. 

    The Three Lions have saved their best cricket for the back end of this trip. Today, they will be hoping they roar loudest at the very conclusion.