Chris Jordan says England’s 2016 Global Twenty20 ultimate heartbreak in opposition to the West Indies made them a more potent crew as Eoin Morgan’s facet search redemption on this 12 months’s match. England had one hand at the trophy in Kolkata prior to Carlos Brathwaite smashed Ben Stokes for 4 consecutive sixes to win the fit for the Caribbean facet. 3 years later England turned into global champions within the 50-over structure and they’re a number of the favourites for this 12 months’s T20 Global Cup within the United Arab Emirates and Oman, beginning on Sunday.
Jordan conceded handiest 8 runs within the penultimate over of the 2016 ultimate, leaving the West Indies desiring 19 off six balls bowled by way of Stokes and he admonished himself for in advance pondering the sport used to be over.
“I’ll by no means take myself to that position once more,” mentioned the 33-year-old seamer. “I no doubt gained’t be pondering that manner after bowling the nineteenth over till it’s totally, totally over.
“We generally tend to snort about it now, however we no doubt got here out more potent for it as a unit.
“I wouldn’t say it haunted us an excessive amount of. Somebody has to return up victorious and for one thing like that to be carried out within the final over, you’ll’t write that.”
Jordan believes England, the top-ranked T20 facet, now make “clearer” choices in crunch moments, which he mentioned helped all the way through the victorious 2019 Global Cup marketing campaign.
“The crew used to be on autopilot,” he mentioned. “In any state of affairs you noticed the sport decelerate just a little bit and everybody got here up with an educated and proper resolution.”
In spite of the absence of 2 injured Global Cup heroes — Stokes and rapid bowler Jofra Archer — England have Morgan, Jos Buttler and the sector’s quantity one-ranked Twenty20 batsman Dawid Malan.
Jordan mentioned the squad’s enjoy used to be a key asset as England search to turn out to be the primary facet to carry each international limited-overs trophies on the similar time.
“For this crew, having been in combination for goodbye, the chemistry is there, the ability is there,” he mentioned. “All of the elements are there for us to make a good run on this marketing campaign.”