India VS West Indies 1st T-20 : Team News, fact, betting tips and broadcasting

India won the ODI and Test series against the Caribbean side of the tour of India. After loosing two major trophies West Indies look forwards and they will take India in three matches T-20 series.

Performance Index in previous two series

India finished the test series with the style as they all time. West Indies had no chance to check team India in the test format. West Indies showed some energetic performance in the ODI series. In the first ODI India won based on the top orders batsman crucial responsibility. West Indies were so close to winning the 2nd one day international. Finally West Indies won the 3rd ODI and it’s seemed to be the series is going to hard to win for India. Jason Holder boys failed mark their consistency in the 4th ODI and 5th ODI. They lost badly in the  last game in the ODI series. However, when it comes into shortest format West Indies become a powerhouse and it should not be a surprise if West Indies go on to win this three match T-20 series .

West Indies are ready to roar against men in blue. Probably the message of fighting already sent from the ODI series but cricket fan waiting to see their mindset how they take strong India. In current situation West Indies ranked in the number 7 in the T-20 format. But India won’t take them easily as we West Indies always have been strong in the short format.

Team News


The combination of the opening pair has been great in recent times. Rohit Sharna is on fire-form in the recent times. Shikhar Dhawan also creative batsman, he passed average form in the previous ODI series and may he gets his form in this series. India has too much excitement from Rishabh Pant while he got an opportunity in the place of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Rishabh Pant has to play a crucial role if want as a permanent position in this place as mentioned he has that kind of potential. India the bowling attack Bhuvi and Bumrah will start as always they do with the spin duo of Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal.

West Indies

A lot would depend on Darren Bravo as he was in great form in the CPL. Sherfare Rutherford and left arms spoiler may make their debuts. Shimron hetmeyor will start at number at three. Nicholas Poornam and Dinesh Ramdin may open the batting orders.

Betting tips

After overplayed in ODI Indian cricket will lead by Rohit Sharna Sharma. This three players must be on your team where they are in the top performer. Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan and Kl Rahul are those players as we expected their importance role. Bumrah and Kuldeep Yadav is the key man for fresh bowling attack.

Shimron Hetmyer, with 259 runs including a hundred and a half-century against India in ODI format, he is one of key man for them. Kieran Pollard and Andrew Russell is explosive batsman who will crucial for West Indies. There  will also be high expectations from Obed McCoy who claimed four wickets in the two ODIs he played.

Head To Head

According to the previous encounter of seven match India won just two. West Indies very good against India in the shortest format. West Indies won fives among the seven match.