ICC T20 WORLD CUP : INDIA WON BY 7 WICKETS
Toss – India, who chose to field
Points – India 2, West Indies 0
Player of the match – A Mishra (India)
Umpires – HDPK Dharmasena (Sri Lanka) and RK Illingworth (England)
TV umpire – NJ Llong (England)
Match referee – RS Madugalle (Sri Lanka)
Reserve umpire – RA Kettleborough (England)
India put up yet another clinical display to tank defending champions West Indies with a commanding seven-wicket victory in a group league encounter to brighten their chance of a semifinal berth in the ICC World T20, on Sunday.
West indies taget n129/7 in 20 over ,accepting this challenge India won match by 7 wicket .After a strong start India’s Virat Kohli, Russell was bowled. Yuvraj Singh arrived at the crease but continued their poor form. He Samuels scored 10 off 19 balls Gayle sitting handed catch. But until then had been written the meaning of the victory of Team India. By Suresh Raina hits his first ball’ve completed the formalities.
Although the chase as Dhawan landed the first blow to the team already took over. Dhawan was out without opening an account. Before the match, the real hero of India’s spinners. Mishra, thanks to a trio of Jadeja and Ashwin West Indian team to score only 129 runs at modest stopped. Left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja and leg-spinner Amit Mishra took two to three. R Ashwin got a wicket.
MS Dhoni: “We are playing well, so it doesn’t really matter that everyone should get a chance, our bowlers have bowled well, they have been tested. In the coming matches the other batsmen may get a chance. We don’t really have a banker, a bowler to bowl the 18th-20th over … we are playing games to some extent, to see who is better suited … It was important for Rohit to bat through, we all know the kind of batsman he is, on a pitch like this … he will take plenty from this game. Let’s take it one game at a time, no point thinking too far ahead, we could have finished it an over earlier but that was up to the batsmen in the middle …”
Amit Mishra is named the Man of the Match