Indian Cricket Team after completing their tour of England is now moving towards its bilateral series with West Indies. The England series consisted of 1 Re-scheduled Test from 2021, 3 T20s and 3 ODIs. The Test was won by England which led to the series ending in a draw. The T20 series went in India’s favor as India won the series by 2-1 and defeated the No 1 T20 team, Acc to ICC Ranking. The ODI Series was also won by Indian in the series decider which was also a nail biter.
India is touring West Indies for a 3 match ODI series and a 5 match T20 series which started on 22nd July and will go on till 7th August. BCCI excluded all the senior players of the Indian team like Virat Kohli , Rohit Sharma, and Jasprit Bumrah. Shikhar Dhawan was named the 7th Captain of India in 2022. The first ODI of the series was a nail biter and Indian had finally won the match by just 1 run.
The 2nd ODI is tonight and the toss has been won by West Indies and they chose to bat first. The Indian team will be chasing down the target tonight. Avesh Khan is making his ODI International debut tonight as Prasidh Krishna is out and Avesh Khan replaces him in the team. The match will go on till 3 am IST if both team play their 50 overs. The 1st ODI was completed at 3 am.
India’s Playing 11: Shikhar Dhawan(C), Shubman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Sanju Samson(wk), Shardul Thakur, Mohammad Siraj, Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Avesh Khan
West Indie’s Playing 11: Shai Hope, Brandon King, Shamarh Brooks, Kyle Mayers, Nicholas Pooran(C)(wk), Rovman Powell, Akeal Hosein, Romario Shephard, Hayden Walsh. Alzarri Joseph, Jayden Seales