Jos Buttler scored 103 and put on 169 runs with Ben Stokes but Jasprit Bumrah took 5-85 to reduce England to 311-9 in pursuit of the 521-run target.
Jos Buttler has lamented that they should have done better after being placed at 54 for no loss at one point of the third Test against India.
England suffered an injury scare on the second day of the first Test at Edgbaston after vice-captain Jos Buttler was rushed to the hospital for an x-ray on his left middle finger.
Jos Buttler said that the friendships that may have been forged between Indian and English players during the IPL will count for nothing on the pitch during the upcoming five-Test series.
Jos Buttler, who hit England's fastest-ever T20 fifty, helped Eoin Morgan's side overwhelm Australia by 28 runs at Edgbaston in the first T20I.
Jos Buttler scored 275 runs in the England-Australia with three not-outs including scores of 91*, 54* and 110*. England won the series 5-0.
Jos Buttler hit an unbeaten 110 as England completed its first-ever 5-0 cricket sweep of Australia in any format with a one-wicket win in the fifth ODI on Sunday.
Jos Buttler said that the pressure of performing in front of the IPL crowd as an overseas player gave him a lot of confidence.
Jos Buttler's time away from the Test arena has seen him forge a reputation as an effective limited-overs player.
England selectors have called back all-rounder Ben Stokes and in-form wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler for the two-match series scheduled to begin from May 24 at Lord's.