India and West Indies are set to clash in the third and final ODI match of the three-match ODI series that will be held on Friday, February 11 at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. The Men in Blue have sealed the series after picking up a comfortable 44-run triumph in the 2nd ODI clash.
Rohit Sharma and co. tallied a comprehensive six-wicket win in the series-opener and managed to seal the series with a 2-0 lead in the 2nd ODI. They were put in to bat by the stand-in skipper Nicholas Pooran and were reduced to 43/3 despite stumper Rishabh Pant being promoted as an opener.
The limited-overs vice-captain KL Rahul and Suryakumar Yadav had added 91 runs for the fourth-wicket stand. The middle-order duo of Deepak Hooda and bowling all-rounder Washington Sundar’s vital knocks helped the hosts post a fighting total. The Indian bowlers resisted West Indies as young speedster Prasidh Krishna decimated the Windies batting order after bagging four wickets.
Speaking about West Indies, their batting order collapsed yet again and could not manage to resist the bowling offense of the hosts. They were bundled out for 193 runs. The visitors toiled hard against the Indian bowling attack. But could not resist the pressure and fell prey to the bowlers and eventually suffering a loss in the 2nd ODI.
Waging Odds: India (1.18) VS West Indies (4.50)
India is the favorite and is priced at 1.18 meaning if you bet ₹100 on them and if they win the match, you’ll be making ₹118.
On the other hand, West Indies are the underdogs and priced at 4.50 meaning if you bet ₹100 on them and if they win the match, you’ll be making ₹450.
India took a lead and sealed the series. A loss for West Indies in the final clash would mean they would suffer a whitewash which they will certainly try to avoid. India were seemingly comfortable with the victories the last couple of games. They would be eyeing to clean sweep the Windies and Men in Blue are likely to clinch a win in the match.
Prediction: India will win the match.