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The 3-match ODI series played between India and West Indies (WI vs IND) has been completed and from July 29, the 5-match T20 series between the two teams is going to start. The first T20 match of this series will be played on Friday at Brian Lara Stadium, Trinidad. After registering a historic victory in the ODI series, now the eyes of the Indian team are fixed on the T20 series against West Indies.
At the same time, after a crushing 3-0 defeat in the ODI series, captain Nicholas Pooran team will come back with full preparation. At the same time, with the return of Rohit Sharma, the Indian team is going to get stronger. In such a situation, the match in the first T20 (IND vs WI) match will be of competition. However, before the start of the match, lets take a look at each and every piece of information related to it.
After the 3-0 defeat in the ODI series against India (WI vs IND), the West Indies under the captaincy of Nicholas Pooran will not miss a counterattack. The host team will try its best to avenge this defeat in the T20 series. The special thing is that there is no shortage of hit batsmen in the Windies team, who are famous for different exploits in the whole world in terms of T20. He has the ability to hit big shots.
The lower-order batsmen of the West Indies team also have the ability to turn the game and can win matches at any time due to their single-handedness. In such a situation, they cannot be underestimated under any circumstances. Both the teams have to give their best if they want to win.
The T20 series between India and West Indies (WI vs IND) will be played under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma. For this, the entire team has reached the West Indies tour. In such a situation, obviously, now the team has become even stronger. Till now India has not lost a single series under the captaincy of Hitman. Even though KL Rahul has also been ruled out of the T20 series against the host. But, there is no dearth of options with Team India, which is in excellent form at the moment.
Team Indias regular captain Rohit Sharma will try to win the T20 series (WI vs IND) while maintaining the 3-0 winning streak in the ODI series under the captaincy of Dhawan. The first match sees the return of experienced players like Hardik Pandya, Pant, Karthik and Ashwin, who were not part of the ODI series against the Windies. In such a situation, the best performance will be expected from these players and Bhuvneshwar Kumar will have a special command of the bowling of Team India. Either way, India will try to take a 1-0 lead on the series by opening the account first.
Before the start of the first T20 match between India and West Indies, talk about the pitch of Brian Lara Cricket Stadium in Trinidad and Tobago, so it is very favorable for the game of this format. You must have seen some good scoring matches in the Caribbean Premier League on this pitch before.
The highest score here is 185 runs, which is recorded in the name of Trinbago Knight Riders. As far as international matches are concerned, this pitch is quite new for him. But, here the chances of the team chasing the target are maximum.
Rain can play the role of villain in the first T20 match between India and West Indies (WI vs IND) to be held at Brian Lara Stadium on Friday. On July 29, the temperature here will be 32 to 24 degree Celsius.
The wind will blow at a speed of 14 kilometers per hour. Whereas the humidity will be 67 percent. While the humidity will be 64 percent and the chance of rain is 30 percent. That is, the mood of the match is going to be gritty once again. Hopefully rain will not disturb the match much. But, according to its weather report, there is every possibility of bad weather.