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IND vs WI 1st T20 Match Report NSW School
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IND vs WI 1st T20 Match Report

India beat West Indies by 68 runs in the opening T20 International here on Friday.

India takes on the West Indies in the first of the five-match T20I series in Tarouba, Trinidad on July 27.The three ODI games will take place from July 22 to July 27. Then, the five T20I games will be played from July 29 to August 7.

Rohit Sharma’s elegant half-century and Dinesh Karthik’s blazing finish were backed up by a solid bowling performance as India made short work of West Indies with an easy 68-run victory in the first T20I on Friday.

India and West Indies last played a T20I and ODI series earlier in February this year. India managed to defeat West Indies in all three ODIs and three T20Is, winning both the series 3-0. Now, West Indies have a chance to avenge their defeat on home soil.

Shimron Hetmyer, who was absent in the West Indies squad since T20 World Cup, has been recalled for the India series. Ahead of the series, he passed a mandatory fitness test. West Indies were demolished in the three-match ODI series against India.

India T20I Squad: Rohit Sharma (C), Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Hooda, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishan Kishan, KL Rahul, Dinesh Karthik, Rishabh Pant, Ravi Bishnoi, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh

West Indies ODI Squad: Nicholas Pooran (C), Shamarh Brooks, Brandon King, Rovman Powell, Keacy Carty, Kyle Mayers, Jason Holder, Gudakesh Motie, Keemo Paul, Shai Hope, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Jayden Seales.

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