India vs Sri Lanka 2020, Dream 11, Fantasy Tips
Ravindra Jadeja (L) and Virat Kohli (R). Credits - Twitter

Last Update on: December 22nd, 2019 at 09:45 pm

Well, the Indian National Cricket Team secured yet another series victory to their name to finish the sensational year on a positive note. The brilliant batting display by Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul upfront, which was followed by the skipper Virat Kohli and Ravindra Jadeja, in the end, helped India seal a 3-match series with 2-1 in Cuttack on Sunday.

Getting into the details, Initially, it was India, who won the toss, opted to bowl first. However, Evin Lewis and Shai Hope started things well by adding 57 runs for the first wicket. It was Ravindra Jadeja, who gave the first wicket for India by knocking down Evin Lewis. Following him, Roston Chase walked back when Navdeep Saini bowled a stunning yorker, which reminded Waqar Younis for the cricket fans.

India vs West Indies 2019
Nicholas Pooran (Credits: Twitter)

Virat Kohli scored 85 off 81 balls:

Despite losing Chase, Nicholas Pooran and Kieron Pollard stood tall for West Indies to make the Indian fielders chase the leather more often than not. Surprisingly, Kuldeep Yadav had an ordinary outing in the ongoing ODI. The left-arm wrist-spinner has conceded 67 runs in 10 overs without picking up a wicket.

Just when things like drifting away, Nicholas Pooran came to the party for the visitors alongside Kieron Pollard. Both have never settled the bowlers in the middle and received all the accolades from the Indian stalwart players in the dugout. In reply to the chase, the Indian openers Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul started things well with a 122-run partnership for the first wicket.

Virat Kohli, KL Rahul, India vs West Indies 2019
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Though Rohit Sharma walked back, KL Rahul and Virat Kohli ensured India stay in the hunt. India were in a spot of bother when KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer and Kedar Jadhav walked back in quick succession, but Virat Kohli and Ravindra Jadeja formed a brilliant partnership to put a full stop to the worries.

Just when India need 30 runs off 25 balls, Keemo Paul gave a perfect twist by scalping the wicket of Virat Kohli. However, Ravindra Jadeja and Shardul Thakur finished things off in style.

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