India is set to lock horns with West Indies in a three-match T20I series which will begin on Wednesday, February 16 at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
Rohit Sharma-led Team India have been amazing with their performances in the three-match ODI series. They have clinched a 3-0 win to clean sweep the Windies. They have been terrific with both batting and bowling. Now, it’s time for them to carry on with their momentum and showcase yet another dominating performance in the shortest format of the game
India T20I Squad: Rohit Sharma (captain), Ishan Kishan, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Surya Kumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Venkatesh Iyer, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Ravi Bishnoi, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Deepak Hooda, Kuldeep Yadav and Harpreet Brar.
Speaking about West Indies, their batting order collapsed in all of the three matches and they could not manage to resist the bowling offense of the hosts. They have been bundled out on multiple occasions in the ODI series. But they will be eyeing to make a turnaround and bounce back.
West Indies T20I Squad: Kieron Pollard (captain), Nicholas Pooran (vice-captain), Fabian Allen, Darren Bravo, Roston Chase, Sheldon Cottrell, Dominic Drakes, Jason Holder, Shai Hope, Akeal Hosein, Brandon King, Rovman Powell, Romario Shepherd, Odean Smith, Kyle Mayers, Hayden Walsh Jr.
Waging Odds: India (1.36) VS West Indies (3.10)
India is the favorite and is priced at 1.36 meaning if you bet ₹100 on them and if they win the match, you’ll be making ₹136.
On the other hand, West Indies are the underdogs and priced at 3.10 meaning if you bet ₹100 on them and if they win the match, you’ll be making ₹310.
The Men in Blue tallied a comprehensive series in the ODIs and they will be striving to replicate the same performances in the T20I series. On the other hand, Windies will try to answer back in fashion as they will try to bounce back in the series. However, the hosts are likely to clinch a victory in the opening clash of the series.
Prediction: India will win the match.