new Delhi: Team India Against West Indies (India vs West Indies) In the last match of the ODI series, recorded a thrilling win by four wickets. Chasing a target of 316 runs in this match, Team India started brilliantly. With the wickets falling continuously in the middle overs and the dismissal of Virat Kohli in the 48th over, the match started appearing in favor of the Windies. In the end, Shardul Thakur's small bang innings gave Team India the victory with 8 balls left.
Jadeja-Thakur won the final
In this match, apart from Rohit, KL and Virat, Ravindra Jadeja scored 39 runs in the end and Shardul Thakur scored 17 runs in 6 balls. Chemo Paul took the most three wickets for the West Indies, while Cottrell, Holder and Joseph got one wicket each.
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45 to 48 over thrill
For 46 overs, Virat kept Team India in the match, but he was bowled on the first ball of 47 overs. Then India needed 30 runs from 23 balls to win. But after this, Shardal Thakur hit a six in the 48th over to make the match 13 runs in 15 balls. next then
Rohit-KL's brilliant debut
Chasing the target of 316 runs given by West Indies, Rohit Sharma (63) and KL Rahul (77) started brilliantly and scored 122 runs for the 22nd over for the first wicket. After this, Virat Kohli and KL Rahul crossed the team score of 150 but KL were also dismissed in the 30th over.
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Wicket fell again
After KL's dismissal, Virat found no support at the other end and Shreyas Iyer (7), Rishabh Pant (7) and Kedar Jadhav (9) were also dismissed cheaply. Pant where he was dismissed as soon as the team completed 200 runs. At the same time, Jadhav was dismissed at a score of 228 in the 39th over.
Kohli got support of Jadeja
Virat Kohli, along with Jadeja, took the 40th over, bringing the team score to 237 runs and completed the team's 250 runs in the 42nd over. During this period, Virat played a sensible innings and continued to score not bringing too many big shots and at the end of 45 overs, Team India needed only 38 runs in 30 balls to win.
Great batting by Puran Pollard
Batting first after losing the toss, West Indies made a strong score of 315 for five in the allotted 50 overs with the help of brilliant half-centuries by Nicholas Pooran (89) and captain Karen Pollard (74 not out). The Windies team got off to a good start by sharing 57 runs for the first wicket by Evin Louis (21) and She Hope (42). After this, the visiting team had lost four wickets till the score of 144.
Hetmyer Chase's partnership in the middle overs
These include the wickets of Shimron Hetmyer (37) and Roston Chase (38) in addition to Louis and Hope. Both batsmen added 62 runs for the third wicket. After the dismissal of Hetmyer and Chase, Puran and Pollard shared an excellent 135-run partnership for the fifth wicket to lead the Windies to a strong score. Puran hit 10 fours and three sixes off 64 balls. This is his fifth half-century.
Pollard's Storm in the End
Pollard hit three fours and seven sixes off 51 balls. This is his 10th half-century. Jason Holder contributed an unbeaten seven runs off four balls with the help of a four. Pollard then shared an unbeaten 36-run partnership for the sixth wicket with Holder to take the Windies to a strong score of 316 for five. The Windies batsmen collected 77 runs in the last five overs and 118 runs in 10 overs on the basis of their stormy batting.
Saini most successful Indian bowler
Fast bowler Navdeep Saini, playing his debut match for India, took two wickets and Mohammad Shami, Ravindra Jadeja and Shardul Thakur took one wicket each. Kuldeep, who took the second hat-trick of his ODI career in the last match, did not get a single wicket in this match and he spent 67 runs in his 10 overs.