England vs Pakistan highlights: 1st T20 abandoned due to wet outfield

Tom Banton's explosive 71 off 42 balls proved to be in vain for England as the first Twenty20 international against Pakistan was abandoned as a no result because of rain in Manchester

The Old Trafford ground, Manchester
The Old Trafford ground, Manchester. Photo: @ICC

The first T20 International of three-match series has been abandoned after rain came during England's innings at The Old Trafford ground, Manchester on Saturday. Earlier, England batsman Tom Banton went hammer and tongs after Pakistan asked the hosts to bat on cloudy evening. Getting an opportunity to open the innings, the Banton has smashed a 42-ball 71, including fix gigantic sixes. After he went back to pavallion, Pakistan stormed back in the game taking 4 wickets for 14 runs.  Check 2nd T20 Pak vs Eng LIVE TOSS, MATCH AND WEATHER UPDATES HERE Thus, the Eoin Morgan ...