India vs West Indies, 2nd T20I in Lucknow: India lead the series 2-0 by won the match 71 runs
6Nov

India vs West Indies, 2nd T20I in Lucknow: India lead the series 2-0 by won the match 71 runs

In the second T20 match played against India and West Indies, Team India defeating the visiting team by 71 runs. In this match, India batted first before losing the toss and, with the record-breaking century, Rohit Sharma's target of 196 runs in front of the West Indies. In response to the big score, the West Indies easily knocked out and could only manage 124 runs at 9 wicket loss. India's Jaspreet Bumrah, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Khalil Ahmed, and Kuldeep Yadav took 2-2 wickets.

India did not have to wait much for the first success. In the second over Khalil Ahmed made the clean-bowl on the score of 6 runs. After this, the fast bowler was caught by Shikhar Dhawan at the score of 15 runs by Shimron Hetmyer. Kuldeep gave India the third success, this Kuldeep bowler was caught by Rohit Sharma at slip in the slip by Darren Bravo. In the same over, Kuldeep gave Nicholas Pooran a clean knock and the fourth blow to the visiting team.

Fast bowler Jaspreet Bumrah hit out Pollard and gave West Indies the biggest and the fifth blow. Bumrah got himself caught by himself on the score of 6 runs. After this Bhuvneshwar Kumar scored a 10-run catch to Rohit Sharma at the hands of Rohit Sharma. On his next delivery, Kunal Pandya ran Fabien Allen at the direct throw. Bhuvi got Keemo Paul out caught by Rohit at the score of 20 runs. After this, Bumrah hit Kheri Pier on his own ball and jumped 9th to the visiting team.

The first success of the West Indies was given by Fabian Allen, this bowler was caught by Nicholson Puran at 43 runs for Dhawan. After this Khary Pierre gave the second blow to the hosts by scoring Rishabh Pant caught at the hands of Hetmyer at the score of 5 runs.

In the T-20 match, Rohit Sharma came in such a hurry that the guests flew well for the bowlers. In this match, he made a historic inning of 111 not out in 61 balls with 61 balls. In this innings, Rohit has scored 8 fours and 7 sixes. This is Rohit Sharma's fourth T20 century and this is what has become the first batsman of the world to do so. Earlier, Rohit and Kiwi batsman Colin Munro were jointly number one in T20 matches with 3 centuries but now they have secured the crown of number-one ranked Munro.

In the second T20 match both teams made 1-1 changes. In the Indian team, Bhuvneshwar Kumar was replaced by Umesh Yadav in the team, then the West Indies got Powell out and Nicholas Puran got the place.

  • Teams:

India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma(c), Shikhar Dhawan, Lokesh Rahul, Rishabh Pant, Manish Pandey, Dinesh Karthik(w), Krunal Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, K Khaleel Ahmed

West Indies (Playing XI): Shai Hope, Denesh Ramdin(w), Shimron Hetmyer, Kieron Pollard, Darren Bravo, Nicholas Pooran, Carlos Brathwaite(c), Fabian Allen, Keemo Paul, Khary Pierre, Oshane Thomas

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