India vs West Indies: The Indian team will play against West Indies in the three-match ODI series. The first ODI match will be played today (July 22). Before the match, Indian captain Shikhar Dhawan and coach Rahul Dravid will have to overcome three flaws together. Otherwise Team India can lose the series. India has not lost a single ODI series on West Indies soil for the last 16 years.
Who will be Dhawan’s opening partner?
Rohit Sharma has been rested from the ODI series against West Indies. In such a situation, who will be his opening partner. There are strong batsmen like Rituraj Gaikwad, Sanju Samson and Ishan Kishan in the team. Rituraj is struggling with poor form. Runs are not coming off his bat. At the same time, Sanju Samson has opened on very few occasions. In such a situation, Ishan Kishan can be sent to open with Shikhar Dhawan.
These players in the field for number five
Team India includes many match winner players, who change the course of the match in just a few balls. These players are running in very good form, but Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer and Deepak Hooda are present for number five in Team India. Now it has to be seen that out of these 3 players, who gives captain Shikhar Dhawan a chance. At the same time, Shubman Gill is also involved in the race. Gill has immense experience, which can be useful for Team India.
Fast bowling can create trouble
Indian fast bowling has become very strong in the recent times. It is because of them that India has raised flags of victory in foreign countries. Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami are not playing in this series. Still, India has plenty of fast bowlers. Among them are Mohammad Siraj, Famous Krishna, Arshdeep Singh and Shardul Thakur. Avesh Khan, the dangerous bowler of the death overs, is also present. Captain Shikhar will have to choose three of the best bowlers, who can perform with a bang against the West Indies.