Team India met West Indies in the 3rd ODI match at the North Sound. The match kick-started at 6:30 PM IST today. West Indies won the toss and decided to BOWL first. In the 5 match ODI series, 1st match was abandoned due to rain and the second match won by India.
India lost Dhawan and Kohli for cheap, on the other end, Rahane built a strong partnership with Yuvraj Singh. Yuvraj was in a poor form since Champions Trophy and he was in the do or die situation as fail in this series may end his cricket career. But Yuvi gave a brilliant performance and scored 39 runs with 4 fours. Rahane gone for 72.
MS Dhoni comes then and scored 78 runs not out with K Jadhav who score quick 40 from just 26 balls. With the help of MSD half century, team India surpassed 250. Cummins took 2 wickets in WI.
West Indies started their second innings with 252 targets, unfortunately, they lost their wickets very quickly and can’t handle Indian spinners. Only Mohammed and Powell scored 40 and 30 respectively and others were gone for cheap. Kuldeep and Ashwin both got 3 wickets each and helped team India to win the match by 93 runs.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni was declared as the Man of the Match for his unbeaten 78 runs from 79 balls with 4 fours and 2 sixes. India leads the 5 match series by 2-0 and 2 more ODI’s are to be played soon.