West Indies vs India Highlights, World Cup 2019: India Steamroll Windies, Move Closer To Securing Semis Spot
West Indies vs India Highlights, 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup: Indian hammered West Indies by 125 runs to remain unbeaten in the tournament.
Riding on Mohammed Shami's fiery spell, India hammered West Indies by 125 runs to inch closer to securing a place in the semi-finals. Shami and Jasprit Bumrah bowled tight lines upfront to put the West Indies openers under pressure. Shami picked up two wickets in his opening spell to put West Indies on the backfoot. Sunil Ambris and Nicholas Pooran added 55 runs for the third wicket. After their departure none of the West Indian batsmen could hold fort which resulted in their side suffering a humiliating defeat. Earlier, Virat Kohli won the toss and chose to bat. India managed to post 268/7 in 50 overs, thanks to a typical MS Dhoni finish at the Old Trafford in Manchester on Thursday. West Indies produced a disciplined bowling performance to restrict India to a competitive total. Indian skipper Virat Kohli top-scored with 82-ball 72 while MS Dhoni and Hardik Pandya also made vital contributions to India's total. Virat Kohli achieved yet another milestone and became the fastest to score 20,000 international runs. (SCORECARD)
World Cup 2019 Match Today, Highlights Between West Indies vs India, Straight from Old Trafford, Manchester.
- 22:16 (IST)Thank you for tuning in!With this win India are the only unbeaten team in World Cup 2019. This brings an end to our live coverage and we will be back tomorrow when Sri Lanka take on South Africa. Don't forget to join in.. same time.
- 21:57 (IST)Chahal gets his man!Yuzvendra Chahal finally gets rid of Sheldon Cottrell who smashed him for two boundaries in the over. Cottrell didn't pick up the wrong'un and the ball hit him straight in line bringing his cameo to an end.
- 21:45 (IST)Shami gets his third!Mohammed Shami picks up his third wicket of the day as Shimron Hetmyer hits the ball straight to point where KL Rahul makes no mistake.
- 21:21 (IST)Chahal sends West Indies skipper back!Jason Holder tries to go after Yizvendra Chahal but hits the ball straight to Kedar Jadhav stationed at cover. West Indies are in deep trouble here. Our win predictor shows the match 92:8 in favour of India.
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- 20:03 (IST)Clean bowled!Shai Hope, who played an exquisite drive on the previous ball, leans forward to play another drive but the ball nipped back in and went between bat and pad to dislodge the bails. This is quality bowling form Shami.
- 19:49 (IST)Out! Gayle departsThe pressure was mounting on Chris Gayle as he had consumed too many dot balls and never looked in. Mohammed Shami persisted with his short ball and reaped the reward as Gayle went for a cross-batted pull shot but hit ball straight to Kedar Jadhav at mid-on who makes no mistake and completes a simple catch to give West Indies huge blow.