After a comprehensive victory in the first Test match against West Indies, India would be looking to put on another dominant show when taking the field in the second Test match. The margin in the first match was India’s biggest Test win ever; to win by an innings and 272 runs, was quite a spectacle for the fans. Live Cricket Streaming of India vs West Indies Test Series 2018, 2nd Test Match Day 1 on Hotstar and YuppTV: Get Live Cricket Score, Watch Free Telecast of IND vs WI Cricket Match on TV & Online.
Youngster Prithvi Shaw scored a century, captain Virat Kohli continued to amass runs, Ravindra Jadeja joined the fun by scoring a hundred too – the Indian batting looked far more comfortable batting at Rajkot than ever in recent months.
In the bowling department too, the Indian spinners had a great match, as 16 of 20 Windies’ wickets were shared among R Ashwin, R Jadeja, and Kuldeep Yadav. To dismiss the West Indies line-up twice for below-par average scores was quite a testimony to the fact that India’s reserve bowlers are up and ready too!
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West Indies would be looking forward to proving themselves a stronger competition than what they were in the first match. Kemar Roach and captain Jason Holder are likely to return to the playing XI. They have done it in the past against England and Pakistan, and they surely can do it now. Can Kieran Powell Retain His Record of Second Most Sixes in 2018; Ravindra Jadeja to Give a Tough Challenge in Second Test Match.
Come Friday, both the teams would be striving to put on a great show for their respective nations. For India, they would be aiming for a series sweep against West Indies. As for the latter, they will be seeking to prove themselves as more than a squash. Stay tuned with us for the latest updates about India vs West Indies Test Series 2018!