The 2nd T-20 game between India and West Indies was held on 6th November at Lucknow. The Indian skipper Rohit Sharma smacked a century is this fixture. Due to his performance India were able to win this match with a big difference of 71 runs. The series score is 2-0 in the favour of India. The 3rd T-20 will be the last match of this series. Thus, West Indies have already lost their chance to win the series.
Now they can put efforts to win this particular match and deduce the lose margin.
India only made one change in the last encounter in which Bhuvneshwar Kumar came in instead of Umesh Yadav.
India is in a red hot form after winning the first 2 T-20 matches. The bowlers are in a good momentum while the batsmen have regained their form. The century for the Indian skipper Rohit Sharma was indeed marvelous. Shikhar Dhawan was in the supportive role and scored 43 runs. Rohit has now overtaken Kholi to became highest T20 scorer. Rohit has scored 2117 in 86 matches while Kholi has 2102 in 62 matches. Kuldeep Yadav picked up 2 wickets in the same over and seems to be in a great form. Khaleel Ahmed was devastating. He picked important wickets of Shai Hope and Hetmyer. Overall India showed a great team game and is very confident to win the 3rd game.
India’s predicted playing 11
Rohit Sharma (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant, Lokesh Rahul, Manish Pandey, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Krunal Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Khaleel Ahmed, Kuldeep Yadav.
West Indies were unable to stick to their form which they had gained in the ODI series. Hetmyer and Hope who were entrusted to give a good start, failed to do so. Nor did the middle order scored runs. Dareen Bravo looked good with his shots but couldn’t stick to it.
Carlos Braithwaite and Paul contributed 15 and 20 runs respectively. The bowling department was satisfactory in the first T20 but couldn’t perform that well in the second fixture. Allen and Pierre picked up 1-1 wickets but couldn’t manage to stop the Indian batsmen. West Indies after losing the first 2 games of the series can now only try to reduce to lose margin of the series by winning the last game.
West Indies predicted playing 11
Shai Hope (wk), Shimron Hetmyer, Kieron Pollard, Darren Bravo, Rovman Powell, Nicolas Pooran, Carlos Brathwaite (c), Fabian Allen, Keemo Paul, Khary Pierre, Oshane Thomas.
Our expert team has analyzed the performances, forms of players, pitch conditions and several other factors and predicted that India is going to win the 3rd T20 match. Bhaiji always brings accurate betting tips and prediction, as last time for the India vs West Indies 4th ODI we predicted India will win and we were absolutely correct, so likewise winning the cricket betting subscribe to Our Paid service for more accurate tips and prediction.
Date: November 11, 2018
Time: 07:00 PM IST
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai