Suryakumar Yadav, who came to the opener, could not dominate the field, but Rohit Sharma has done a performance that befits the post of captain. He not only scored 64 runs but that too in 44 balls. It also includes 7 fours and 2 sixes. Both of them shared a partnership of 44 runs but Rohit got real support from Dinesh Karthik.
Indian team has won the first T20 match.
Mumbai : Under the leadership of Rohit Sharma, the Indian team seems to have got into the habit of winning. After the ODI series now (T-20) The winning streak continues in the T20 matches as well. In the first T20 match (Indian Team) the Indian team scored an unchallenging 191 runs. Although the focus of victory was big, it was felt that the West Indies batsmen literally prostrated themselves in front of the Indian bowlers. Chasing 191 runs, the West Indies team could manage only 122 runs. Hence the continuous streak of victory for the last few days (Rohit Sharma) under the leadership of Rohit Sharma. India took a 1-0 lead in the 5 T20 series.
India’s target of 191 runs
Batting first, the Indian team put up a mountain of runs in front of the West Indies. Rohit Sharma and Dinesh Karthik have contributed a lot in this. Skipper Rohit Sharma (64) and Dinesh Karthik (41 not out) scored runs. It was actually the bowlers who put the winning team on the performance of Falanda. Arshdeep Singh (24/2) and Ravi Bishnoi (26/2) bowled as India registered a 68-run win over West Indies.
After a fast start, the keys descend
In the first match of the T20 series held in Trinidad at the stadium named after the great West Indies batsman Brian Lara, the Indian batsmen started with a bang as they chased the winning target. Kyle Meyers and Shamra Brooks hit Bhuvneshwar Kumar for two fours in the first over and Meyers hit Arshdeep Singh for a six and a four in the second over. So when no one could predict what would happen, Arshdeep dismissed Meyers in the same over. In the Powerplay itself, 3 batsmen returned for 45 runs. Captain Nicholas Pooran also disappointed. Wicketkeeper Pant takes his catch off Ravichandran Ashwin.
A mountain of runs due to the pair of Rohit-Karthik
Suryakumar Yadav, who came to the opener, could not dominate the field, but Rohit Sharma has done a performance that befits the post of captain. He not only scored 64 runs but that too in 44 balls. It also includes 7 fours and 2 sixes. Both of them shared a partnership of 44 runs but Rohit got real support from Dinesh Karthik. Rohit stood firm and completed his half century in 35 balls. He looked to be adding to the run rate with Ravindra Jadeja, but both continued to move forward in successive overs. Karthik scored 41 runs in just 19 balls. It consists of 2 sixes and 4 fours. The Indian team has made a winning start. Now it will be interesting to see what will be the picture in the upcoming match.