After having won the first Twenty20 International game, India are all set to face West Indies in the second T20I on August 4 at Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill, Florida. The first game was a low scoring one while it will be interesting to see what would be the second one. Let’s have a look at the WI vs IND Head to Head Record.
Both the team have faced each other 12 times in the Twenty20 format where India won 6 times and West Indies won 5 times while one game had ended with no result. Although India have one win more than the Windies, it’s difficult to choose the favourite seeing the WI vs IND head to head record.
Predicted Playing 11
West Indies: Elvin Lewis, Sunil Narine, Nicholas Pooran (WK), Shimron Hetmyer, Rovman Powell, Kieron Pollard, John Campbell, Carlos Brathwaite (C), Keemo Paul, Oshane Thomas, and Sheldon Cottrell
India: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Virat Kohli (C), Krunal Pandya, Manish Pandey, Rishabh Pant (WK), Washington Sundar, Rahul Chahar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Khaleel Ahmed
Weather and pitch report
Although scattered thunderstorms are forecasted later in the day, that should not affect the game as it has a start at 10.30 am local. Although it’s a high scoring ground, batsmen were seen struggling to score. A total of 150-160 will be a match-winning one on the ground.
Prediction for Match result
Although the first game was a low-scoring, India bowlers, especially Navdeep Saini did a wonderful job in his debut. Having kept their recent form in mind, it wouldn’t be tough to say India will have the upper hand. However, West Indies also have some of the key players who can turn the table. Overall, it’s expected to be a thrilling game.
In conclusion, the second T20I between West Indies and India should go to India’s favour. Their recent form suggests their dominance over Windies.