IND vs WI Today Match Prediction: With a 2-0 lead in the ongoing 3-match series, Rohit Sharma-led India would eye for a clean sweep in the third and final T20I at Eden Gardens while introducing some changes to their playing 11. For West Indies, batting didn’t look like an issue in the second T20I as well, as they lost just by 8 runs in a chase of 187. Nicholas Pooran (62) was at his regular best alongside Rovman Powell (68*). Among the Caribbean bowlers, Roston Chase (3/25) looked in his element followed by Sheldon Cottrell (1/20) while others struck economies at 10 and above. From India, Virat Kohli (52) set the momentum going in the first innings, which was later well-capitalized by the likes of Rishabh Pant (52*) and Venkatesh Iyer (33). Though a dead rubber is on offer in the final T20I, one can’t deny the level of entertainment that could be for the fans across the globe.
Form Guide (Last 5 games)
IND – W W W W W
WI – L L W L W
Team record at Eden Gardens in T20Is
IND – 5 wins, 1 defeat and 1 no result in 7 games
WI – 1 win and 3 defeats in 4 games
Standings on ICC T20I Rankings
IND – 2
WI – 7
As per our India vs West Indies dream11 prediction, India have been backed to win this match.
Rohit Sharma (c)
Shardul Thakur/Deepak Chahar
Mohammed Siraj/Bhuvneshwar Kumar
The key batters from India would be Rohit Sharma, Ruturaj Gaikwad and Suryakumar Yadav.
Ruturaj Gaikwad Stats in T20s
Rohit Sharma Stats vs West Indies in T20Is
Suryakumar Yadav Stats in T20Is
The key bowlers would be Ravi Bishnoi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Kuldeep Yadav.
Ravi Bishnoi Stats in T20Is
Bhuvneshwar Kumar Stats in T20Is
Kuldeep Yadav Stats vs West Indies in T20Is
Nicholas Pooran (wk)
Kieron Pollard (c)
The top 3 batsmen from a fantasy perspective would be Nicholas Pooran, Rovman Powell and Kyle Mayers.
Nicholas Pooran Stats vs India in T20Is
Rovman Powell Stats in T20Is
Kyle Mayers Stats in T20Is
With the ball, the vital cogs would be Roston Chase, Sheldon Cottrell and Romario Shepherd.
Roston Chase Stats in T20Is
Sheldon Cottrell Stats in T20Is
Romario Shepherd Stats in T20Is
Today match score: It’s a flat wicket so from the last two matches where scores of 157 and 186 were recorded in the first innings, somewhere around 160-170 can be very well anticipated in this game.
Today pitch report: Dew factor is likely to be a major role in this match. Spinners have looked comfortable in both matches played so far, while pacers have had issues owing to the dew and quick outfield. So, batting second would be the preferred option on this occasion.
India vs West Indies Time Table: IND vs WI 3rd T20I on February 20 at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
Where to watch IND vs WI 3rd T20I: Star Sports Network & Hotstar.
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