West Indies tour of India 2019
India vs West Indies, 1st T20I 2019, Key Players: Rohit Sharma, Jason Holder, Deepak Chahar and Other Cricketers to Watch Out for in Hyderabad
Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli are the top-two leading run-scorers in T20 Internationals and hence are the main reason India’s good show in the shortest international format. On the other hand, West Indies are defending champions of the T20 World Cup and hence can’t be taken lightly.
India vs West Indies T20I 2019: 5 Records & Stats You Need to Know Ahead of IND vs WI Twenty20 Series
India comes into the series as the fifth-ranked team in T20Is while West Indies is placed on the tenth spot. Interestingly, even if India manages to beat West Indies 3-0, there won’t be any change in their position on the ICC T20I rankings.
Rohit Sharma Plays Another Prank On Kieron Pollard Ahead of India vs West Indies T20I Series 2019 (Watch Video)
Tale of this banter commenced when Pollard unfollowed Rohit of Twitter. Fans suspected that things might have got cold between the two IPL-mates. However, it proved to be a well-planned move to create a sort of drama ahead of India vs West Indies series 2019.
India vs West Indies T20I Series 2019: Kuldeep Yadav’s Last Chance to Secure Berth in India’s Squad for ICC T20 World Cup 2020?
The left-arm chinaman bowler has scalped 35 wickets from just 18 T20Is which are great stats from any standards. However, Yadav had a forgettable outing for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 which led him to warm the benches in the second half of the tournament.
Rohit Sharma and Kieron Pollard's Drama of Rivalry Escalates After Hitman Tweets Angry-Face Emoji Ahead of IND vs WI T20I Series 2019!
After wishing unfriendship day to the Caribbean skipper, Rohit has escalated the drama further by making yet another tweet for Pollard. The 32-year old posted three emoji, which describes anger, and has tagged the West Indies’ captain.
India vs West Indies T20I Series 2019: Kl Rahul Must Open With Rohit Sharma As Virat Kohli Is Back at No. 3, Says VVS Laxman
Star Sports expert Laxman talking about KL Rahul on Game Plan said: "The big question is that with Virat Kohli back and K.L. Rahul doing a good job batting at number three so then where will he fit? I believe that it is time that KL Rahul opens with Rohit Sharma. I would definitely have Rahul open with Rohit for the West Indies Series."
Sanju Samson’s Return in Indian Team Brings Cheers for Home Town Thiruvananthapuram
The locals had also triggered a campaign on social media to boycott the second T20 match which is scheduled to be held here on December 8. However, Shashi Tharoor who represents the Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha constituency interfered in the matter and dissuaded people from going ahead with such a campaign.
IND vs WI 1st T20I 2019 Venue: Not Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium But Hyderabad’s Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium to Host Opening India vs West Indies Match
The first T20I of the upcoming series against West Indies will now be played at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad on December 6. The match was originally scheduled to be played at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on December 6.
Sanju Samson Open to Keep Wickets in India vs West Indies T20I Series 2019, Says Team Is Priority
In fact, Samson says that he wants to sit down with coach Shastri and skipper Virat Kohli and speak about the road ahead. "I am looking forward to this as I haven't got an opportunity to do that. I am looking forward to go and speak to them," he revealed.
India Full Squad for West Indies T20I, ODI Series 2019: Virat Kohli Returns As Regular Captain, Kuldeep Yadav-Yuzi Chahal Pair Back in ODI Fold
The Kuldeep-Chahal duo, who were sparingly used together following the 2019 World Cup heartbreak, were once again back as India's premier spinning duo while Shivam Dube also earned his maiden ODI call-up. Bhuvneshwar Kumar also made his return into the Indian national team after being out of the Indian team from entire South Africa and Bangladesh series with an injury.
India vs West Indies Series 2019 Schedule For Free PDF Download Online: Full Time Table With Date & T20Is and ODIs Match Time In IST, Fixtures and Venue Details
This upcoming affair will be the second bilateral series between these two sides in 2019. India toured West Indies early this year for three T20Is, three ODIs and two Test matches. Virat Kohli and Co dominated the Men in Marron across formats and won all the series.
Rohit Sharma Wishes Happy Unfriendship Day to Kieron Pollard After West Indies All-Rounder Unfollows Him on Twitter, Netizens Surprised But Real Reason Will Leave You in Splits!
The close friendship bond between Rohit Sharma and Kieron Pollard seemed to have ended now. The news went viral when Pollard un-followed on Twitter. Fans of both the cricketers as well many MI and IPL fans were left in splits in hearing the sudden rift in friendship between Rohit and Pollard. But Both were seemingly Celebrating Unfriendship Day.