IND vs WI 2022: In the last match of the 3-match ODI series played between India and West Indies, Team India defeated West Indies by a huge margin of 96 runs and captured the series 3-0. This was the first ODI series for Rohit Sharma as captain. And, he got the team a clean sweep victory in the very first series. Now both teams will play a 3-match T20I series at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. Which will start on February 16.
Rohit won the toss, decided to bat first
Team India captain Rohit Sharma won the toss in the third and last one-day match played between India and West Indies (IND vs WI) and decided to bat first, relying on the performance of his bowlers in the previous match. Did. Team India, which has taken an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series, made 4 major changes in today’s match.
Kuldeep Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Chahar, and Shikhar Dhawan have been given a chance to return in place of KL Rahul, Deepak Hooda, Yuzvendra Chahal, and Shardul Thakur. Kuldeep is returning to the ODI team after a long time with senior players. So there Dhawan and Shreyas Iyer recovered from Corona and came on the field in this match.
Team India got off to a bad start
IND vs WI 2022: Like the previous match, this time also Team India could not get a good start. Rohit Sharma tried to start aggressively by hitting 3 fours in the first 2 overs. But Alzarri Joseph clean bowled him on a personal score of 13 runs and took him to the pavilion. Former captain Virat Kohli, who came to bat after Rohit, without opening the account, was hit on a leg-side ball by Joseph and Shai Hope, standing behind the wicket, did not make any mistake in taking the catch.
Team India lost its 2 wickets on the score of 16 runs. After which the fans had high hopes for Shikhar Dhawan. After spending some time on the pitch, Gabbar opened his account with a six. But, he could not make his innings very big and returned to the pavilion after scoring only 10 runs.
Pant-Iyer and the lower order reached a respectable score
Rishabh Pant, who was in trouble after losing 3 wickets at the score of 42 runs, and Shreyas Iyer, who was returning from Corona, got the support. Both the batsmen put together a brilliant partnership of 110 runs for the fourth wicket. Pant scored 56 runs. The same, Iyer played brilliant innings of 80 runs.
In the last overs, Deepak Chahar scored 38 and Washington Sundar scored 33 runs to take Team India to a respectable score of 265 runs. Jason Holder took 4 wickets for West Indies.
West Indies batsmen again put up arms
Chasing the target of 266 runs, the West Indies batsmen knelt in the beginning of this match as well. Mohammed Siraj started by dismissing Shai Hope lbw. After that Deepak Chahar dismissed Brendan King and Brooks in the same over and took West Indies 3 wickets for 28 runs.
Hero of the last match, famous Krishna, and returning to the team after a long time, Kuldeep Yadav also took 2-2 wickets. West Indies lost their 7 wickets for only 82 runs. Oden Smith’s innings of 36 run-off 18 balls definitely entertained the audience a bit. But the West Indies team could reach only 169 scores and they had to face a crushing defeat by a huge margin of 96 runs. West Indies team would like to avenge this defeat in the T20 series.