India vs West Indies 2nd T20I 2018 Highlights | India Beat Windies By 71 Runs To Clinch Series
IND vs WI; 2nd T20: India beat Windies by 71 runs, lead series 2-0
India beat the West Indies by 71 runs in the second T20 match played at the Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee International Cricket Stadium in Lucknow, India has achieved an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the series. After losing the toss in the match, India got a huge score of 195 runs for 2 wickets in 20 overs set by captain Rohit Sharma on the invitation of batting. In reply, the West Indies team could score 124 runs in 9 overs in 20 overs. Rohit Sharma scored an unbeaten 111 runs in 61 balls with 8 fours and 7 sixes. It is Rohit’s fourth century in T20 and he has become the highest batsman in the format. In the Indian innings, Shikhar Dhawan contributed 43 and Rishabh Pant made 5 runs. Lokesh Rahul remained unbeaten on 26 runs Khari Pierre and Fabian Allen win 1-1 for the West Indies
Rohit Sharma scored an unbeaten 111 runs in 61 balls with 8 fours and 7 sixes. This is his fourth century in T20. Lokesh Rahul remained unbeaten on 26 runs Shikhar Dhawan contributed 43 and Rishabh Pant made 5 runs. Khari Pierre and Fabian Allen win 1-1 for the West Indies The only change has been made in the Indian team for this match. Bhuvneshwar Kumar has made a comeback in place of Umesh Yadav. At the same time, Rowman Powell replaced Nicholas Puran in the West Indies team.
Rohit Sharma Record
Opener Rohit Sharma has become the Indian batsman who has scored the most runs in International Cricket Twenty20. Rohit achieved this feat in the second T20 match being played with the West Indies at the Bharat Ratna Sri Atal Bihari Vajpayee International Cricket Stadium. Apart from this, Rohit Sharma has become the batting player to make the most hundreds in T-20 International. He has scored four centuries in T-20 matches.
Rohit became the highest run scorer for India in T20 when he scored 11 runs during his innings. Rohit has now scored 2203 runs in 86 matches. Before Rohit, the regular captain of the Indian cricket team, Virat Kohli was the Indian batsman who made the most runs in the T20. During this time, he has scored four centuries and 15 half-centuries.
The highest run-scorer for India in T20
Before Rohit, Virat (2102), Suresh Raina (1605), Mahendra Singh Dhoni (1487) and Yuvraj Singh (1177) have scored the most runs for India in T20. Shikhar Dhawan has also joined the list of batsmen who scored 1,000 runs from India. With the help of Rohit Sharma (111 not out), India has given the West Indies a target of 196 runs in the second match of the three T-20 series here on Tuesday. For the first time, in the Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee International Cricket Stadium, hosting an international match, before batting first, the Indian team scored 195 runs at the loss of 2 wickets in 20 overs.