IND vs WI T20 result: West Indies clinch thrilling victory against India
In a nail-biting encounter, West Indies secured a dramatic two-wicket win against India. With this victory, the Caribbean team has taken a 2-0 lead in the five-match series. Batting first after winning the toss, India managed to score 152 runs for the loss of seven wickets. Tilak Verma was the top scorer with 51 runs, while Ishan Kishan and Hardik Pandya contributed 27 and 24 runs, respectively. Apart from these three, none of the Indian batsmen could surpass the double-digit mark. Shubman Gill, Suryakumar Yadav, and Sanju Samson failed to make an impact. For West Indies, Akil Hussain, Alzarri Joseph, and Romario Shepherd took two wickets each.
In reply, West Indies chased down the target of 155 runs in 18.5 overs, losing eight wickets. Nicholas Pooran played a crucial knock of 67 runs, while Shimron Hetmyer scored 22, and Rovman Powell and Akil Hussain contributed 21 and 16 runs, respectively. Kyle Mayers scored 15, and Alzarri Joseph added 10 runs to the total. For India, Hardik Pandya claimed three wickets, while Yuzvendra Chahal took two. Arshdeep Singh and Mukesh Kumar managed to pick up one wicket each.
The series has now reached a critical juncture for India, as they need to win the remaining three matches to clinch the series. The third match will be played on Tuesday at the same stadium in Guyana.
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