Crew India skipper Rohit Sharma is on his approach to the Caribbean forward of the five-match T20 collection in opposition to the West Indies which will get underway on Friday (July 29). On Monday (July 25), Rohit praised Crew India for his or her robust efficiency in opposition to West Indies within the second ODI. Half-centuries from Shreyas Iyer, Sanju Samson and Axar Patel helped Crew India win the second ODI of the three-match collection in opposition to West Indies by two wickets at Queens Park Oval stadium in Port of Spain on Sunday.
Rohit additionally praised all-rounder Axar Patel, often called ‘Bapu’ amongst followers, who scored an unbeaten 64 to information Crew India to victory. “Woah that was some efficiency from workforce India final evening. Bapu badhu Saru che @akshar2026 @bcci,” tweeted Rohit.
Woah that was some efficiency from workforce India final evening. Bapu badhu Saru che @akshar2026 @bcci
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) July 25, 2022
India has now taken a successful 2-0 lead within the collection. Batting first, High knocks from Shai Hope and captain Nicholas Pooran powered West Indies to an enormous 311/6 on the finish of fifty overs within the second ODI of three-match collection right here at Queen’s Park Oval in Port of Spain on Sunday.
The WI batters had a fantastic day with the bat as openers Hope and Kyle Mayers (39) gave a strong begin. Later, extra greater partnerships adopted, notably between Hope (115) and Pooran (74), who placed on 117 runs. Although Shardul Thakur took three wickets and restricted the run circulation to an extent within the remaining ten overs, Indian bowlers didn’t have many positives to stroll away with.
Struggling at 79/3 whereas chasing 312, a 99-run stand between Iyer (63) and Samson (54) offered stability to their innings. Ultimately contributions from Deepak Hooda (33) and Axar Patel (64 not out) proved to be extraordinarily important in taking the guests to a win.
West Indies misplaced management of the match regardless of sending again the highest order within the early levels of the match and regardless of posting an enormous whole on the board themselves. Notably, Rohit Sharma will be part of Crew India for the five-match T20I collection in opposition to West Indies which can happen after the continued ODI collection from July 29 to August 7.
(with ANI inputs)