- India decides to bowl against the West Indies, Rohit Sharma is rested
- In place of Rohit, in Lokesh Rahul team, leg-spinner Rahul Chahar has debuted
- Fast bowler Deepak Chahar was also included in the team, Jadeja and Khalil Ahmed were out
Aug 06, 2019, 09:46 PM IST
Sports desk India decided to bowl in tossing a toss against the West Indies in the third T20 on Tuesday in Guyana. West Indies's three batsmen have returned. Kieron Pollard and Nicolas Puran are on the crease. Sunil Narine returned to the pavilion after scoring two runs. They caught Deepak Chahar at the hands of Navdeep Saini. Deepak sent Evelyn Lewis (10) to the pavilion in his next over. He also dismissed Shimron Hetmayer (1).
Indian vice-captain Rohit Sharma has been rested. Lokesh Rahul was replaced in the team. Leg-spinner Rahul Chahar has debuted. His brother Deepak Chahar was also included in the team. Ravindra Jadeja and Khalil Ahmed were excluded. Only Shreyas Iyer did not get the chance to play in the 15-member Indian team in this series. Due to rain, the toss was delayed by one and a half hours.
India: Virat Kohli (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Lokesh Rahul, Manish Pandey, Rishabh Pant, Kunal Pandya, Washington Sunder, Rahul Chahar, Bhubaneswar Kumar, Deepak Chahar, Navdeep Saini.
West Indies: Carlos Brathwaite (Captain), Sunil Narine, Evelyn Lewis, Nicolas Puran, Kieron Pollard, Shimron Hatman, Rowman Powell, Kimmo Paul, Sheldon Cottrell, Fabian Allen, Ocean Thomas
India 2-0 ahead in three match series
India defeated West Indies 4 in the first match of the series and 22 in the second (by Duckworth-Lewis rule). Team India would like to win the last match by winning the series 3-0. India has won the series 3-0 only once on the overseas field. He defeated Australia on his home ground in 2016.
India won no 8 years in the West Indies
Three matches have been played between the two teams in the West Indies so far. Among them, Team India got only one win in 2011. Won the West Indies in two matches. A total of 13 T20s have been played between the two teams so far. They won in India 7. West Indies also got success in 5 matches. 1 result did not result in the match Virat Kohli's team has won five consecutive matches against the West Indies. Team India will look at the sixth win.