Today, the second ODI India vs West Indies has started at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. The team West Indies cricket team win the toss and has decided to bowl first. The Indian cricket team has stood with all the courage with a minute change in the playing-11 team. The young wicket-keeper batsman Ishan Kishan has been dropped from the team as KL Rahul has re-joined the team.
We all know that KL Rahul was busy with his sister’s wedding. But now, he got free from the ceremonial functions and returned to the team. So, now in place of Ishaan, KL Rahul will represent the nation. Rishabh Pant will take the responsibility as an opening batsman with Rohit.
Alike the team India, the host team West Indies also has to replace their captain Kieron Pollard. The captain of the team got injured and hence he is not able to play this match. For this match, the captainship will be performed by Nicholas Pooran.
It is one of the most important tournaments for India. The Indian cricket team is all set and willing to win this match. If it happens so, it will be the first win series of 2022. Because, in the previous 3 ODI matches in the South Africa series, India has to face defeat.
India won the first ODI by 6 wickets. In this, Rohit Sharma played the captaincy innings. And the Hitman had scored 60 runs in that match. It was an amazing partnership of 84 runs of Rohit and Ishan. In the context of bowling performances, Yuzvendra Chahal and Washington Sundar’s spin has proved outstanding where Chahal caught 4 wickets and Sundar took. The Indian team had achieved the target in 28 overs for 4 wickets.
Like this, all are praying and trying to show a similar game in this match. Cricket fans and followers have crossed their fingers to win India.
Here are the playing XI of India and the West Indies.
India Playing XI:
Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant, Suryakumar Yadav, Dipak Huda, Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Mohammad Siraj, Yuzwendra Chahal, Prasidhh Krushna.
West Indies playing XI:
Shai Hope (wk), Brandon King, Darren Bravo, Shamrah Brooks, Nicholas Pooran (c), Jason Holder, Akil Hossain, Fabian Allen, Odeon Smith, Alzarri Joseph, Kemar Roach.