IND Seals 3 Run Victory Over WI in First ODI

Top-Scorer Shikhar Dhawan and Mohammed Siraj’s last over brilliance proved two key aspects in Indian Victory

Team India sealed a nail biting 3 run victory under Shikhar Dhawans captaincy over West Indies. WI skipper won toss and asked India to bat first. India made a score of 308/7 with the help of Shikhar Dhawans 97(99), Shubman Gill 64(53) and Shreyas Iyer 54(57).

Ind vs WI First ODI Key Details in Video
Shikhar Dhawan and Shubman Gill made a partnership of 119 Runs for first wicket

Chasing 309, West Indies gave a tough fight to the visiting team India. While losing first wicket early, WINDIES made a great comeback and added 117 runs for 2nd wicket. With the help of Mayers, Brooks, King and Shepherd, West Indies at once had almost brought match in their favor.

Kyle Mayers played a crucial inning for WIndies

It was Mohammed Siraj’s last over that brought nail biting thriller in India’s favor. For his brilliant knock, skipper Shikhar Dhawan 97(99) was awarded Man of the Match.

With this win, Indian team took a lead of 1-0 against hosts in three-match ODI Series.