The second match of the three-match ODI series between India and West Indies was played at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. West Indies team won the toss and decided to bowl first. Batting first, India scored 237 runs for 9 wickets in 50 overs. In reply, West Indies were reduced to 193 runs in 46 overs. India won the match by 44 runs to take a 2-0 lead in the series.
West Indies batting:
Prasidh Krishna gave the first blow to West Indies. Brendan King departs after scoring 18 runs. Krishna gave the second blow to the team by dismissing Darren Bravo. He could only score 1 run. Shai Hope was dismissed for 27 by Chahal and sent to the pavilion. Prasidh Krishna sent Nicholas Pooran to the pavilion for 9 runs. Jason Holder was dismissed for two by Shardul.
India’s batting, Suryakumar’s half-century:
In the second ODI against West Indies, the Indian team came out with a change. KL Rahul returned but Rishabh Pant arrived to open with captain Rohit Sharma. India got the first blow as captain, he returned after scoring 5 runs in the third over off Kemar Roach. Virat Kohli and Pant carried on the innings, but for 18 runs, Smith was caught by Holder on the ball. After this, India got the third blow in the form of Kohli, he caught Hope behind the wicket in the same over. He also scored 18 runs.
91 runs partnership between KL Rahul and Suryakumar Yadav:
After this, KL Rahul and Suryakumar Yadav took over the team, there was a partnership of 91 runs between the two. Fourth blow in the form of KL Rahul. He was run out for 49. Suryakumar Yadav was dismissed for 64 by Fabian Allen. Washington Sundar was sent to the pavilion by Akil Hossein for 24 runs. Shardul Thakur was dismissed for eight by Alzarri Joseph. Siraj was sent to the pavilion by Joseph for three runs. Deepak Hooda was dismissed for 29 runs off Holder’s ball. Yajuvendra Chahal remained unbeaten on 11 and Prasidh Krishna on 0.
One change each in both teams:
Let us tell you that the Indian team led by Rohit Sharma took a 1-0 lead in the series after winning the first match. By winning the second match, Team India would like to take an unassailable lead in the series. On the other hand, West Indies will intend to stay in the series. There was one change each in both the teams. KL Rahul returned in place of Ishan Kishan in Team India. West Indies captain Kieron Pollard is out of the match due to being unfit. In his place, Oden Smith got a chance in the team. Nicholas Pooran is the captain of the team in this match.
India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant (WK), Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Mohammad Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal, Prasidh Krishna.
West Indies (Playing XI): Shai Hope (wk), Brandon King, Darren Bravo, Shamar Brooks, Nicholas Pooran (c), Jason Holder, Oden Smith, Akil Hossein, Fabian Allen, Alzarri Joseph, Kemar Roach.