port of Spain. Under the leadership of Rohit Sharma, Indian players have made a great start in the T20 series. In the first T20 against West Indies (IND vs WI), India made a huge score of 190 runs for 6 wickets while playing first. Captain Rohit scored 64 runs. On the other hand, Dinesh Karthik played an explosive innings of 41 not out. West Indies have lost 3 wickets for 42 runs in 6 overs till the time of writing the news in reply. Earlier, under the leadership of Shikhar Dhawan, the team defeated the Windies 3-0 in the ODI series.
Chasing the target, Windies got off to a brisk start. 11 runs in the first over of Bhuvneshwar Kumar. Shemrah Brooks and Kyle Meyers hit a four each. Arshdeep Singh, a young left-arm fast bowler, came to bowl the second over. On the first ball, left-handed batsman Meyers hit a six at long on. The next ball was wide. On the second ball, Meyers hit an extra cover for a brilliant four. In this way 11 runs were made in the first 2 balls.
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bouncer did not answer
After this Arshdeep Singh bowled the third ball bouncer and Kaine Meyers had no answer for it. He was caught at midwicket by Bhuvneshwar Kumar. He scored 15 runs in 6 balls. Strike rate was 250. Brooks made 20 off 15 balls and was bowled by Bhuvneshwar Kumar. At the same time, Jason Holder, who landed at number-3, failed. He was bowled by left-arm fast bowler Ravindra Jadeja on the score of zero.
23-year-old Arshdeep Singh is playing only the second T20 International match. He took 2 wickets in the first match. His performance from the last 3 seasons of IPL was excellent. Due to this he got a place in Team India. Till this match, he has taken 58 wickets in 52 matches of T20 overall. His best performance is 5 wickets for 32 runs.
FIRST PUBLISHED : July 29, 2022, 22:55 IST