The second T20 between India and West Indies will be played at Warner Park, St Kitts.
Team India is leading 1-0 in the series after winning the first T20 match.
Indian team can go with 2 spinners instead of three in this match.
New Delhi. The second match of the 3 T20 series between Team India and West Indies will be played on Monday (August 1) at the Warner Park Stadium in St. Kitts and Nevis. The Indian team is leading 1-0 in the series after winning the first T20 and will be eyeing to win this match in the series fist but West Indies will also be looking for a counterattack. In the last match, he had to pay a heavy price for bowling poorly in the last few overs. In such a situation, in the second T20, the Caribbean team will try its best to rectify this mistake and come back.
India will make their T20 debut at Warner Park. Team India has played only 1 ODI and one Test at this ground, that too in 2006. Now for the first time in T20 match. In such a situation, it is also important to know about the pitch and the mood of the weather.
How will the mood of the pitch be?
The Warner Park Stadium has always been dominated by fast bowlers. This can be gauged from the fact that in the 10 matches held on this ground so far, fast bowlers have taken 71 wickets at an average of 17. The pacer has been successful in taking 4 wickets in this ground 4 times.
In such a situation, Team India, who landed with 3 spinners in the last T20, can play with 3 fast bowlers in this match. In such a situation, Harshal Patel can be seen as the third pacer along with Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Arshdeep Singh. In the 10 T20s held at this ground, the team chasing runs 6 times while the team batting first has won two matches. Two matches have been inconclusive. Warner Park is considered a low scoring venue in T20 cricket due to the helpful wicket of fast bowlers. 3 years ago, the West Indies team was all out here on the score of 45 runs.
Will rain become a villain?
There is no chance of rain during the second T20 in St Kitts and Nevis. That is, cricket fans will get to see the full thrill of T20 cricket. According to AccuWeather’s report, the temperature here will be around 32 degrees and the wind speed can be a little more than 40 kmph. Humidity can be more than 70 percent. In such a situation, players may have to be troubled by the humidity.
FIRST PUBLISHED : August 01, 2022, 08:02 IST