- India-West Indies third T20 today
- India lead 2-0 in the three-match series
IND vs WI 3rd T20: The last match of the three T20 series between Team India and West Indies will be played at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata this evening. By winning the first two matches, the Indian team has already taken an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series. Now Team India has a chance for a clean sweep.
If the Indian team wins this match, then they will clean the West Indies in their second consecutive bilateral series at home. Due to this, on the current tour itself in the same month, West Indies have been cleaned 3-0 in the ODI series.
These changes can happen in the Indian Playing-11
Former captain Virat Kohli and wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant will not be present in the third match of the series. BCCI has given rest to both. In such a situation, playing Rituraj Gaikwad in place of Kohli and wicketkeeper Ishan Kishan can be in place of Pant. Apart from these, Rohit Sharma can make a lot of changes in the playing-11.
In this match, fast bowler Avesh Khan can get a chance to debut in international cricket. Deepak Hooda and Shardul Thakur can get a chance in place of Venkatesh Iyer. In the spin department, Kuldeep Yadav can get an entry in the playing-11 in place of Yuzvendra Chahal.
pitch and weather reports
Fast bowlers can get help on the Eden Gardens pitch. In Kolkata the weather will be match friendly in the evening. Dew will be a big factor. The captain of the team winning the toss would like to bowl first.
Probable playing-11 of both the team
Indian team: Rohit Sharma (capt), Rituraj Gaikwad, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan (wk), Venkatesh Iyer/Deepak Hooda, Harshal Patel, Shardul Thakur/Deepak Chahar, Ravi Bishnoi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar/Avesh Khan/Mohammed Siraj and Yuzvendra Chahal /Kuldeep Yadav.
West Indies Team: Kyle Meyers, Brandon King, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Roston Chase, Rovman Powell, Kieron Pollard (c), Jason Holder, Romario Shepherd, Odin Smith, Akil Hossain, Sheldon Cottrell.