India and West Indies will square off in the final and deciding T20I match to be played at Lauderhill, Florida on 13th August 2023. The Indian team produced a dominating display as they restricted West Indies to 178 for 8. Arshdeep Singh was the pick of bowlers for the visitors picking 3 for 38, Kuldeep Yadav 2 wickets while Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, and Mukesh Kumar took 1 wicket each.
Yashavi Jaiswal and Shubman Gill put on 165 runs for the opening wicket helping Men in Blue register a thumping 9-wicket win with 3 overs to spare. Yashavi Jaiswal remained not out 84 and was named the player of the match award.
On the hand, West Indies made 3 changes in yesterday’s match with Jason Holder, Shai Hope, and Odean Smith coming into the playing XI. Shai Hope looked impressive while Shimron Hetymer hit an unbeaten 61 to help the host recover to a decent total of 178.
Details– India vs West Indies, 5th T20I
Venue-Central Boward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill
Date and Time– 13th August, 8.00 PM
The pitch used for the fourth T20I match was a superb pitch to bat on. After struggling initially, West Indies posted a record total at this venue of 178 for 8. Shubman Gill and Yashavi Jaiswal put on an excellent display of batting and chased down this total with 3 overs to spare.
The captain that wins the toss would likely put on a decent total and then put pressure on the opponent batters. It promises an exciting encounter with the series online.
West Indies (WI) vs India (Ind) – Predicted Playing XI
Kyle Mayers, Brandon King, Shai Hope, Nicolas Pooran, Shimron Hetymer, Rovman Powell, Romario Speharad, Jason Holder, Akeal Hossein, Alazzari Jospeh, Obed McCoy.
Shubman Gill, Yashavi Jaiswal, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Varma, Hardik Pandya (C), Sanju Samson (WK), Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh, Mukesh Kumar.
Fantasy Team Selection – West Indies vs India
Team 1– Yashavi Jaiswal (C), Kyle Mayers, Tilak Varma, Shai Hope, Suryakumar Yadav, Shimron Hetymer (VC), Axar Patel, Jason Holder, Arshdeep Singh, Akeal Hossein, Mukesh Kumar.
Team 2– Shubman Gill, Brandon King, Suryakumar Yadav, Nicolas Pooran, Hardik Pandya (C), Rovman Powell (VC), Romario Speharad, Kuldeep Yadav, Alazzari Jospeh, Yuzvendra Chahal, Obed McCoy.