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| On Jun 28, 2021 11:30 PM IST

WI vs SA 3rd T20I: Possible Playing 11 of West Indies


WI Playing 11: With series level at 1-1, West Indies and South Africa will be up against each other in the third T20I here at Grenada. West Indies showed their power in the first match but South Africa came back strongly with a disciplined and well planned bowling. This makes this match a fascinating one to watch out. In the current head-to-head record, South Africa leads 7-5. In T20I Rankings, SA are 6th while WI are at 10th spot. West Indies will look to make a comeback after a below par performance in the last match.

Team News

West Indies has seasoned campaigners in their side who are T20 specialists and play T20 cricket all over the world. Despite losing the last match, they will fancy themselves to stage a comeback and are likely to go unchanged.

WI Playing 11 (likely)

Andre Fletcher
Evin Lewis
Chris Gayle
Nicholas Pooran (wk)
Kieron Pollard (C)
Jason Holder
Andre Russell
Dwayne Bravo
Fabian Allen
Kevin Sinclair
Obed McCoy

With powerful batters like Gayle, Pollard, Lewis and Russell, WI possess one of the most destructive batting line-up ever in this format. They will expect a bit more consistency from Nicholas Pooran who will be an important part of their future plans. Young Kevin Sinclair was impressive with his off-spin in the last match so as Obed McCoy whose slower balls proved difficult for SA to pick.

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West Indies Squad

Kieron Pollard (C), Nicholas Pooran (wk), Fabian Allen, Dwayne Bravo, Sheldon Cottrell, Fidel Edwards, Andre Fletcher, Chris Gayle, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Evin Lewis, Obed McCoy, Andre Russell, Lendl Simmons, Oshane Thomas, Hayden Walsh Jnr.

Where to Watch WI vs SA 3rd T20I Live

You can watch the ball by ball and the Live score coverage of the West Indies vs South Africa 3rd T20I match on Fancode. The match will be played on 29 June and will start at 11:30 pm (IST).

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Monojit Das

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