INDIA TOUR OF WEST INDIES 2022 | Match Preview, 1st T20I: On July 27, the first match of a five-match T20I series between India and the West Indies begins in Tarouba, Trinidad. The Men in Blue will enter this series as the top-ranked T20I teamafter defeating the Windies in the ODDI series, which they won 3-0. The Windies are ranked sixth in the leaderboard. The series’ final two games will take place in Lauderhill, Florida.
Rohit Sharma, who was given a break from the T20I series, will return to captain the team. Rishabh Pant, Hardik Pandya, and Kuldeep Yadav return to the side in addition to whim. After being excluded from the T20Is, Ravindra Jadeja is anticipated to play in the T20Is. KL Rahul will miss the series since he has covid.
The T20I series presents a significant opportunity for the side’s peripheral players to stake a claim for T20 World Cup selection. This article examines India’s projected playing XI versus West Indies in the opening Twenty20 international.
In the first Twenty20 International versus West Indies, Rohit will bat first. During the matchup with the West Indies, he was in good shape. He has over 500 runs versus the West Indies and a strong record overall against them.
Probable XI:- Rohit Sharma (C), Rishabh Pant (WK), Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik, Ravindra Jadeja, Harshal Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav & Arshdeep Singh
Probable XI of West Indies:- Kyle Mayers, Brandon King, Nicholas Pooran (C&WK), Shimron Hetmyer, Rovman Powell, Jason Holder, Odean Smith, Obed Mccoy, Akeal Hossain, Hayden Walsh & Alzarri Joseph
West Indies Squad For India T20Is:
Nicholas Pooran (Captain), Rovman Powell (Vice Captain), Shamarh Brooks, Dominic Drakes, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Brandon King, Kyle Mayers, Obed McCoy, Keemo Paul, Romario Shepherd, Odean Smith, Devon Thomas, Hayden Walsh Jr.