'Don't panic' Root tells England after loss to Pakistan

'Don't panic' Root tells England after loss to Pakistan

"The incident occurred during the 14th over of Pakistan's innings when Roy used an audible obscenity after misfielding which was clearly heard by the umpires".

However, the hosts' score of 334 was better than the World Cup's record run chase, 329 by Ireland against England eight years ago.

Shortly after, Sarfaraz was given an extended lecture by the umpires, after which he made a point of getting the attention of each fielder, and raising his index finger to suggest the ball had to be returned with a maximum of just a single bounce. They were the favourites to chase down the target and register their second consecutive win in the tournament but Pakistan's pacers pulled the game back in the later part of the match and ensured a 14-run win for their side.

Root called for England not to overreact to the setback ahead of their next match against Bangladesh on Saturday.

England had won the toss and put Pakistan in to bat, banking on the pace of fast bowlers Chris Woakes and Jofra Archer for early wickets and no doubt hoping to recreate the way the West Indies skittled Pakistan out for 105 on Friday.

"There were mistakes that we don't normally make".

Pakistan captain Sarfaraz Ahmed was fined 20% for a slow over rate. Wicketkeeper Buttler, one delivery after completing a 75-ball century, was also caught at short third man when he guided Mohammad Amir to fellow left-arm quick Riaz.

For a team that prides itself on its fielding, England was ragged throughout Pakistan's innings - the tone set by a misfield from captain Eoin Morgan in the first over.

"We were very disappointed we lost 11 ODI games in a row but one thing is very important, we believed in ourselves", Hasan said.

"They emphasised it would be the same for both".

"Jos was just intrigued", Morgan said. "When the ball is hit against the LED boards (on the boundary) it does scuff it up quite a lot, so he was just interested to see if the ball was more scuffed up".

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