The fifth Twenty20 International match of the India Tour of the West Indies will take place on August 13 at Central Broward Stadium in Florida. They have now completed four games in the series, which is currently in a strong position with both sides having an equal opportunity to succeed. So far, each squad has triumphed in two games.
In the fourth T20I game of the series, which was played at the same location where West Indies won the toss and chose to bat, both teams faced off against one another. This time, West Indies got out to a fairly aggressive start and quickly piled up runs.
When he batted at number three, Shai Hope appeared sharp and kept up a steady strike rate. Due to their lengthy batting order, they were able to recover swiftly after losing a few wickets while still having a strong finish in the final innings. Their 172 runs on the board was a respectable number.
In response to this biggest total achieved so far in this series, India responded in a manner that West Indies would not have anticipated. With their opening stand spanning 165 runs, India responded back and did a decent job of it. Yashasvi Jaiswal and Shubhman Gill destroyed bowlers all over the park while both seemed to be in sublime form.The procedure also saw them both reach their respective half-centuries. When Gill was ejected, the game had become essentially a formality for both teams. With three overs remaining, India thumpingly defeated Pakistan by nine wickets.
India Tour of West Indies 2023, 5th T20 Match, West Indies vs India
Venue: Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill
Date & Time: Sunday, August 13, 08:00 PM IST
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Pitch Report: In Florida, the playing surface is ideal for batter success. Teams may even reach 200 runs if everything goes according to plan, which would be a respectable result. The toss won’t be very important, but the skipper who wins it might decide to bowl.
PROBABLE PLAYING XI
West Indies: Brandon King, Kyle Mayers, Shai Hope, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Rovman Powell (c), Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder, Romario Shepherd, Odean Smith, Akeal Hosein, Obed McCoy
India: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Shubman Gill, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Varma, Hardik Pandya (c), Sanju Samson (wk), Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Arshdeep Singh, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mukesh Kumar