IND vs WI Dream11 Match Preview:
After Rain played the Spoiler in the first ODI, India and West Indies will look to gain the upper hand in the series when the two sides collide at the Queen’s Park Oval in Trinidad.
West Indies vs India
August 11, 19:00 (Hrs)
Queen’s Park Oval, Trinidad
Jason Holder (C), Evin Lewis, Chris Gayle, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicolas Pooran, Shai Hope, John Campbell, Fabian Allen, Roston Chase, Carlos Brathwaite, Keemo Paul, Sheldon Cottrell, Oshane Thomas, and Kemar Roach.
Virat Kohli (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Kedhar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Lokesh Rahul, Rishabh Pant, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammad Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Navdeep Saini, and Khaleel Ahmed
West Indies: Given not a lot of Cricket was played in the previous game, and the similarity of conditions at both Venue’s, The side’s are expected to make no changes to their last line-ups.
Evin Lewis will open the innings alongside Chris Gayle.
The Talented Trio of Shai Hope, Shimron Hetmyer and Nicolas Pooran form the middle order.
Skipper Jason Holder along with Carlos Braithwaite, Fabian Allen, and Roston Chase will provide the fire-power towards the back-end of the innings and will also chip in with some overs.
Sheldon Cottrell has led the Windies bowling department for some time now, and he will need to be well supported by Kemar Roach.
Chris Gayle, Kemar Roach, Carlos Brathwaite, Jason Holder (c), Evin Lewis, Sheldon Cottrell, Nicholas Pooran, Fabian Allen, Shimron Hetmyer, Shai Hope (wk), Roston Chase
Shikhar Dhawan makes his return to the ODI Line-up after a gut-wrenching thumb injury which saw him miss the World Cup.
Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli will look to continue their run-scoring marathon.
Shreyas Iyer got the nod at number four in the Previous game should get a chance here as well.
Rishabh Pant will have a golden oppurtunity to seal his spot at five after a disappointing T-20 series.
Kedar Jadhav and Ravindra Jadeja will provide the long-handle at the death overs.
Given the number of left-handers in this Windies Line-up, Kuldeep gets the nod over Chahal in the spin department.
Bhuvaneshawar Kumar, Mohammad Shami, and Khaleel Ahmed form the Pace battery.
Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Virat Kohli (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kedar Jadhav, Mohammed Shami, Kuldeep Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (wk), K Khaleel Ahmed
Rohit Sharma: With a record-breaking World-Cup under his belt, the Hitman will be the man to watch out for during the entire series. He amassed 648 runs at an average of 81 with the help of 5 centuries breaking Kumar Sangakkara’s record.
Mohammad Shami: This may come as a surprise for a few, but Shami is a very clever pick for your IND vs WI Dream 11 fantasy team. The pacer bagged 13 wickets in the world cup in his first three games and in the absence of Jasprit Bumrah, he could spearhead the bowling line-up this time around.
Chris Gayle: As previously mentioned, this could be the farewell series for Gayle, and he will look to end it on a high. The 39-year-old was in full swing during the GT-20 league with the Vancouver Knight scoring 277 runs in merely five innings which included a century.