Surya Kumar Yadhav’s 76(44) helps India beat West Indies by 7 wickets
Surya Kumar Yadhav’s 76(44) helps India beat West Indies by 7 wickets and take 2-1 series lead. Windies opener Kyle Mayers 73(50) innings set India 165 to win. India chase it down in 19th over with 7 wickets in hand.
B King (20) and K Mayers set the tone for West Indies with their opening partnership of 57 runs. H Pandya given India the first break through by dismissing B King. N Pooran (22) , R Powell (23) and S Hetmyer’s innings set record chase for India in this ground.
H Pandya (1/19) bowls well for India. B Kumar (2/35) and A Singh (1/33) are the other wicket takers. R Ashwin (0/26) went wicketless but bowls economically in his 4 overs.
Indian captain Rohit Sharma retired hurt on 11 after suffering a back spam during the chase of 165. Surya Kumar Yadhav and Shreyas Iyer (24) partnership of 86 runs from 59 balls set the platform for India. R Pant finishes the game for India with his knock of 33* runs form 26 balls. D Hooda (10*) remains not out with R Pant.
A Hosein (1/28) once again bowled well for the Windies. D Drakes (1/33) and J Holder (1/30) are the other wicket takers.
Player of the Match :- Suryakumar Yadhav
Fourth T20I will be played on Aug 6th at Lauderhill