The Indian team has won the three-match T20 series 2–1. India beat West Indies by 67 runs in the match played at Wankhede in Mumbai on Wednesday. With this, India won a T20 match for the first time against the West Indies at Wankhede.
In this big match, West Indies captain Kiron Pollard won the toss and elected to bowl. At the same time, when the Indian team came out to bat first, the openers Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul got the West Indies bowlers around. The rest of the work was done by captain Virat Kohli. On the basis of these three excellent innings, India scored 240 runs losing 3 wickets in 20 overs, in which Rahul contributed 91, Rohit 71 and Virat contributed 70 runs.
Chasing this target, the West Indies did not have a good start and had three early setbacks. This was followed by a stunning partnership between Pollard and Hetmyer. At the same time, Pollard batted fired innings but he got caught in Bhuvi's bowl. India won the match and captured the series 2–1. Now the three-match ODI series between the two teams will start from December 15.
The West Indies team has not made any changes for the last T20 match. At the same time, Indian captain Virat Kohli has made two changes in the team. Mohammad Shami has been given the place of Ravindra Jadeja, while Kuldeep Yadav has been replaced in place of Yuzvendra Chahal.
India (Playing XI) - Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Virat Kohli(C), Rishabh Pant(WK), Shreyas Iyer, Shivam Dube, Washington Sundar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav (IN FOR YUZVENDRA CHAHAL), Deepak Chahar, Mohammed Shami (IN FOR RAVINDRA JADEJA).
West Indies (UNCHANGED Playing XI) - Lendl Simmons, Evin Lewis, Brandon King, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran(WK), Kieron Pollard(C), Jason Holder, Khary Pierre, Hayden Walsh, Sheldon Cottrell, Kesrick Williams.