After the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, team India is back in the action. And its first assignment following the mega tournament is the tour to the Caribbean. India will face West Indies across all formats starting with the T20I series. After the three-match T20I series, the two teams will lock horns in three One-Day Internationals (ODIs). India’s tour of West Indies then ends with two Test matches on August 22 and 30. India vs West Indies Series 2019 Schedule in IST, Free PDF Download: Get Fixtures, Time Table With Match Timings and Venue Details of India's Tour of West Indies.
India’s tour of Windies kicks-off with the T20I series on August 03. India comes into the series with the fifth-ranked side in T20Is while West Indies, the reigning World T20 champions, are ranked ninth. If India manages to win all three T20Is, they will jump to the fourth spot. If West Indies win by 3-0 they will move to eighth place and India will drop to the sixth spot. Meanwhile, as India and West Indies get ready to face each other in the three-match T20I series, here a look at some records and stats.
IND vs WI Head-to-Head in T20Is: India and West Indies have faced each other 11 times in T20Is. There is nothing to separate the two as both have on five matches each. One of the games in 2016 in Lauderhill was washed-out due to rain. India Squad For West Indies Tour 2019 Announced: Virat Kohli To Captain Side; MS Dhoni, Hardik Pandya Rested.
Highest and Lowest Totals in IND vs WI T20Is: 245 is the highest team total in India vs West Indies T20Is. It was set by Windies in 2016 at Lauderhill. Interestingly, India responded with 244 and lost the match by just one run. On the other hand, 109/8 by Windies is the lowest team total in India vs West Indies T20Is.
West Indies’ Record at Home in T20Is: West Indies have featured in 39 T20Is at home. Out of these, they have won 20 and lost 18. West Indies’ win percentage is 52.63 when it comes to playing at home in T20Is. Interestingly, out of seven T20I matches at home against India, Windies have won four. India vs West Indies 2019: Three Windies Players Who Can Upset Men in Blue in the Three-Match T20 Series.
Highest Score by a Batsman in IND vs WI T20Is: In 2017 at Kingston, opener Even Lewis scored unbeaten 125 off just 62 balls. It is the highest individual score by a batsman in T20Is involving India and West Indies. Rohit Sharma’s unbeaten 111 in 2018 is the second-highest.
Best bowling figures in IND vs WI T20Is: In 2011, Darren Sammy scalped 4/16 in his quota of four overs and it remains the best bowling figures in T20Is involving India and West Indies. Dwayne Bravo’s 4/38 are the second-best figures.