India Wins First T-20 match against West indies 2019
India wins First T-20 match against west indies in Florida just after the 50-50 world cup in 2019. There were few impressive performance from both the sides and so called rift between Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma seemed normal. Shreyas Iyer was Kept out of team and Dynamic Batsman Risabh Pant made it to the team.
Washington Sundar took the first wicket of John Campbell to give first loss to west indies. Bhubneshwar kumar followed it up with the second wicket of Evin Lewis. Evin Lewis was out for a duck.
Navdeep Saini took further two wickets to rattle down West indies to 33/5 in 7 overs. west Indies team seemed loosing the plot at this point of the innings and match looked quite one sided. Pollard and Brathwaite started building a partnership but Krunal removed Braithwhite and Jadeja took the wicket to jolt down west indies to 70/7 . Pollard kept holding one end playing against his natural instinct. Navdeep Saini in his debut match was quite impressive and looks good future prospect for India. He took 3 wickets for 17 runs in his quota of 4 over. Bhuvneshwar Kumar supported him well with 2 wickets for 19 runs in his 4 overs. West Indies completed their first innings with a score of 95/6.Pollard contributed with a score of 49 which was highest in West Indies innings.
India Started with their Regular Opener Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma but Shikhar Dhawan was dissmissed by Cotrell for judt 1 runs. Cotrell took two wickets along with Sunil Naraine 2 wickets. Rohit made 24 runs and Kohli scored 19 along with Manish Pandey who score 19 too. India were reduced to 67/5 wickets and seemed to be in trouble chasing a low total. Finally Ravindra Jadeja finished the game for India. India wins the game with 4 wickets in Hand in 17.2 overs.
Navdeep Saini won the Man of the Match in his Debut Game.