That’s it from us
That’s it from us, thanks for becoming a member of us. Do be a part of us for the second ODI as India will look to place up one other commanding efficiency.
21:05 hrs IST
Kohli on the win
Feels fairly good. Very convincing for us. Windies put up a very good whole. 320 targets are very difficult, however we knew we may do it with an enormous partnership. I largely take the anchor position as a result of each Rohit and Shikhar are good stroke-makers. It’s a kind of uncommon days and I informed him I’ll proceed to bat positively and also you play the anchor position. When Rayudu got here he took that position and Rohit took over from me. You bought to be sincere to the game and that’s when the game provides you again. It’s troublesome to include when a facet like Windies bats like that. I don’t wish to be too harsh on the bowlers, however sure, we may have utilized a bit higher and bowled higher in the previous couple of overs. That’s one thing to be taught for us.
21:05 hrs IST
Holder on the match!
Happy with the fellows for the batting effort. Hetmyer batted exceptionally effectively. We wanted to be much more first rate with the ball. Most likely we obtained a par rating. Credit score to Kohli and Rohit for taking the sport away from us. Oshane is among the thrilling skills now we have obtained. Hopefully we will play higher within the second sport.
21:04 hrs IST
Man of the match
Virat Kohli is the person of the match! good innings of 140 by him.
20:44 hrs IST
Completed in type
Wouldn’t you simply realize it! Rohit Sharma finishes it off in type. He hits a six over lengthy off and the fats girl is singing. India win by 8 wickets and take a 1-0 lead within the collection.
20:41 hrs IST
India nearly residence and dry
Rohit is hitting fours at will. Windies hapless towards Indian batsman’s class.
20:30 hrs IST
India ambling in direction of victory
India are ambling in direction of win at their very own tempo. Ambati Rayudu is batting at a pivotal and essential place for India. Necessary for him that he does not give selectors something to consider! simply bat until the tip.
20:20 hrs IST
Rohit, Rayudu regular
the sport for all intents and functions is all however over however Rohit and Ambati Rayudu and regular and aren’t giving something to the bowlers. Rohit hitting sixes at will.
20:10 hrs IST
Rohit retains going
The wicket of Virat has had no affect on Rohit he retains occurring his merry manner. A monstrous six off holder reveals how good a type he’s in. Ambati Rayudu is the subsequent man in for India.
20:02 hrs IST
OUT!!! Virat Kohli is stumped by Hope off Bishoo. Kohli goes for 140 India 256/2. Good innings by the captain.
19:57 hrs IST
Rohit hits ton, Joins Virat
Rohit Sharma has introduced up his twentieth ODI century. rating 248/1
19:53 hrs IST
Rohit is racing alongside on the different finish
Kohli is hogging the headlines, Rohit is denting the stands. He has erupted after his century and is now enjoying a stroke each ball. He’s nearing his personal century
19:40 hrs IST
Really easy Virat, really easy!
Wow, didn’t break a sweat because the Indian captain cruises alongside to his thirty sixth ODI ton. India are motoring alongside. What’s going to Holder do?
19:21 hrs IST
Rohit Sharma completes his half century
: 81.25%: India’s possibilities of profitable the match, every time Rohit scores a half century within the second innings
: thirty seventh ODI fifty for Rohit
: His tenth half century vs Windies
: Fourth fifty plus knock for the Hitman in final 5 innings
: His lowest rating in final 5 innings is 48
19:16 hrs IST
thirty seventh 50 for Rohit
He has not been at his fluent greatest, however Rohit has nonetheless managed to get to his thirty seventh 50 in ODIs. This Indian high order is simply too relentless. They hold churning out the runs
19:05 hrs IST
The lethal duo
64 innings that Rohit and Kohli have batted collectively. They’ve scored over 3000 runs and a median over 65. Gorgeous numbers!
19:02 hrs IST
100-runs partnership for the second wicket
India’s prolific high order is at it once more. Kohli and Rohit have by no means appeared hassled on this chase in any respect and have now posted a 100-run stand for the second wicket
18:50 hrs IST
Virat Kohli brings up his forty ninth ODI fifty
l He completes 2000 runs on this calendar 12 months
l Solely batsmen to take action
l He simply wanted 27 matches to attain this feat
18:42 hrs IST
Sedate part of play
After a blazing begin, Kohli and Rohit are actually seeking to calm down and milk the bowling and hold the strike rotating always
18:33 hrs IST
One other chase, one other 50 for Kohli
Nurse bowled it huge, Kohli rocked again and skewed it over the person at quick level. Simply over him, ball races throughout to the boundary and Kohli raises his bat for the 50
18:24 hrs IST
A lot motion
Kohli’s expression says all of it. Reacting with each stroke, each second and he’s enjoying them strokes oh so effectively in the mean time. Rohit doing his bit too on the finish
18:18 hrs IST
Strokes coming to the fore
Virat Kohli with pleasing strokes alongside the bottom, Rohit Sharma with that swivel pull over sq. leg. That is aesthetic cricket at its greatest
18:07 hrs IST
Kohli seems switched on
Effectively, the bowling seems sharp and pacy and the Indian captain took seems switched on and prepared for the battle. Intriguing cricket!
17:55 hrs IST
Quick, and on the cash. Oshane Thomas lands the ball on a size, Dhawan desires to drive it away, will get the within edge and the ball rattles the stumps. Early blow!
17:46 hrs IST
Rohit, Shikhar stroll out
It’s a formidable rating India should chase. Rohit Sharma and Dhawan have the pedigree and the numbers going for them, however then, they should be cautious of this Windies assault
17:42 hrs IST
Hetmyer speaks about his century
It’s an excellent feeling (scoring his third ODI hundred in 2018). Because of everybody for supporting me. The ball got here on properly, the tempo on the ball was fairly simple, didn’t spin that a lot. I’m making an attempt to make that transition from white ball to pink ball cricket. It’s difficult, however with the assistance of everybody I’ll get there ultimately. I’ll I feel it’s a defendable whole. We have to bowl in the appropriate areas.
17:16 hrs IST
End with 322
Good spectacular efficiency with the bat. A century from Hetmyer and helpful contributions by others have pushed the overall to 322. It needs to be an excellent chase!
17:11 hrs IST
They usually have crossed 300
Bishoo and Roach have taken their crew previous 300. It has been an excellent batting effort from them, good ending work being utilized by the duo in the mean time
17:01 hrs IST
Windies seeking to bat the whole 50 overs
Each Bishoo and Roach should not seeking to play too many expansive strokes, they need to keep put and get no matter is on supply in the mean time
16:46 hrs IST
Effectively, Chahal strikes once more
It was a full ball down angled in, Holder had premeditated to go down and sweep it effective, however the, doesn’t join with the ball and it sneaks beneath the bat and dislodges the stumps
16:39 hrs IST
Pitch has began to show
Chahal has obtained the ball to grip and spin. It was a googly from him which pitched and jagged previous the skin fringe of Bishoo. Dhoni will get the bails off, however Bishoo is nearly secure
16:28 hrs IST
Chahal removes Nurse
Good ball, on the proper size. Nurse comes ahead to defend, the ball pitches and straightens, hits Nurse on the pad and he has been given out. He evaluations, however to no avail
16:22 hrs IST
And he departs
Effectively, he was sweeping so effectively right this moment and he has fallen to a sweep. It was full and down the leg facet. Hetmyer goes for the sweep, doesn’t join as effectively and finds Pant completely at deep effective leg
16:19 hrs IST
Take a bow, Shimron
This has been a surprising innings by the younger man. Loads of strokes, loads of positivity and now a century to indicate for all his efforts. Size ball on off stump, he backs away, picks it up and deposits it over cowl. third century!
16:13 hrs IST
Not an excellent day within the subject
India have been sloppy right this moment, to be sincere. Loads of misfields and so they have given loads of freebies to Windies. Effectively, the guests should not complaining!
15:57 hrs IST
This partnership holds the important thing
Holder was good within the Check collection and he wants to stay round Hetmyer, who’s creaming them thus far, and get Windies previous 300
15:44 hrs IST
Knocked him over
Very ungainly from Rovman Powell, the ball was full and quick and aimed on the stumps. Powell goes for the cross-batted slog and misses it. The ball collects the stumps and India get a much-needed breakthrough
15:40 hrs IST
West Indies are motoring alongside
That is proving to be a terrific part for play for Windies. Hetmyer has put this Indian assault beneath stress with a plethora of strokes. How will Kohli reply?
15:27 hrs IST
50 for Shimron
Gorgeous innings thus far by the younger man. He has appeared to play his strokes from the phrase and thus far it has come off. He wants to hold on and get an enormous rating
15:24 hrs IST
Windies on the cost
After shedding 3 fast wickets, the guests have began to assault as soon as once more. India are beneath stress and captain Kohli is seeking to juggle round together with his choices. The runs are flowing in the mean time
15:15 hrs IST
Hetmyer on the assault
Wow, wickets are falling, however younger Hetmyer has been on track. Clearing his entrance leg after which slapping Shami over sq. leg after which slamming a full ball down the bottom
15:07 hrs IST
Good change in bowling, and good response by Shami. Bangs the ball in, will get it to climb, Hope seems to drag it away, takes the highest edge and Dhoni jogs after it and takes the catch simply
14:58 hrs IST
Tight passage of play for India
The spinners are bowling in tandem and are preserving issues comparatively sedate in the mean time. Hetmyer is seeking to play his strokes to push the momentum again on India
14:48 hrs IST
Good spell this by Khaleel
Quick, hostile and really correct spell from Khaleel Ahmed. He has been banging the ball in brief, asking Hetmyer to drag him away. Good passage for play for India and Khaleel
14:41 hrs IST
And now Samuels dismissed
Size ball aimed on the stumps, Samuels lunges ahead. seems to defend. Hit on the pads and he has been given out by the umpire. Took too lengthy to despatched it upstairs and effectively, Samuels has to stroll off
14:35 hrs IST
One stroke too many. The ball was on a size, Powell appeared to biff it over mid off, dragged it throughout to lengthy on the place Shikhar Dhawan takes the catch and thumps his thigh
14:30 hrs IST
50 for Kieran Powell
36 deliveries confronted, loads of strokes, and quite a bit energy. It has been a robust 50 by the opener as he helped Windies get off to a fast begin
14:22 hrs IST
Spin for the primary time
Chahal has been launched into the assault, however Kieran Powell will not be altering his strategy. Beautiful slog sweep over sq. leg for a most. He’s wanting ominous right here for India
14:40 hrs IST
Sloppy fielding from Shami
Khaleel bowled a btt full and Powell hit the ball in direction of mid-off fielder. Shami was gradual in transferring in direction of the ball and it crept beneath his fingers for a boundary. Seven runs conceded by Khaleel in his second over of the day. Yuzvendra Chahal is being launched into the assault now.
14:15 hrs IST
Flurry of boundaries
One other over and one other boundary for Powell. The southpaw this time hits an Umesh supply in between the duvet fielder and mid-off fielder for his fifth 4 of the innings.
14:11 hrs IST
Unhealthy begin for Khaleel
Khaleel Ahmed concedes two boundaries and in whole, 10 runs from his first over of the innings. The Windies have additionally crossed the 50-run mark within the over. Each Powell and Hope are wanting good and are constructing an excellent partnership after the autumn of an early wicket.
14:06 hrs IST
First 4 of the innings for Hope
Shai Hope hits his first boundary of the innings off Umesh Yadav. The Indian pacer bowls a bit quick and Hope rocked on to the again foot and punched the ball by way of the covers for a boundary. These two have placed on 22 runs off 21 balls up to now. Khaleel Ahmed comes into the assault now as he replaces Mohammed Shami.
14:02 hrs IST
First six of the match
Shami bowls full once more and pays the worth for it as Powell hits an enormous six over the long-off ropes. This was the primary six of the innings for West Indies. Powell is wanting settled and harmful with each passing over.
13:58 hrs IST
Powell wanting good
Powell’s opening companion could have departed early however he retains on scoring runs on the different finish. This time, he hits a Shami supply in direction of mid wicket for a boundary. Third boundary of the innings for the southpaw.
13:54 hrs IST
Debutant Hemraj will get bowled by Shami. That is Shami’s one hundredth wicket within the restricted over codecs (ODIs and T20Is) . Additionally, Shami’s simply 4th bowled dismissal vs left-handed batsmen
13:50 hrs IST
First wicket of the day
Shami has damaged the opening partnership as he removes debutant Hemraj. The southpaw tried to play the pull shot however the ball took and inside edge and crashed into the stumps. Hemraj departs for 9.
13:45 hrs IST
Powell joins the celebration now
Umesh bowls on to the pads of Powell and the southpaw flicks the ball in direction of sq. leg area for a boundary. Three boundaries have now are available in as many ball for Windies as their openers are off to an excellent begin within the match.
13:42 hrs IST
Couple of boundaries to finish over
Shami adjustments the size of his supply and bowls a however full and Hemraj comes on to the entrance foot and hits the ball over the bowler’s head for a boundary. Then, he minimize the ball over the purpose fielder’s head for the second 4 in as many ball.s
13:39 hrs IST
Good first over from Umesh
Umesh Yadav concedes only one run from his first over of the innings. He targetted the off stump of the 2 batsmen and didn’t give them any room to free their arms. The only that he conceded was Hemraj’s first run in worldwide cricket.
13:35 hrs IST
Boundary to start out proceedings
Mohammed Shami bowls from across the wickets and he bowls full and huge and Powell performs the proper cowl drive to start out the proceedings with a boundary. However Shami hits again by bowling 5 dots after that. Umesh Yadav will bowl the second over now.
13:30 hrs IST
Match about to start
The Nationwide Anthems of each the groups have ended and the India skipper Virat Kohli has known as the gamers right into a huddle now. Indian bowlers will search for early wickets to set the tone for remainder of the match. Kieran Powell and Chanderpaul Hemraj are opening the innings and Mohammed Shami has the brand new ball in his hand.
13:25 hrs IST
India skipper Virat Kohli gained the toss and elected to subject within the first of the 5 ODIs. Rishabh Pant makes his ODI debut on the again of three large knocks within the three Check matches he performed previous to this collection. India, ranked No. 1 on the planet, are enjoying three seam bowlers and two spinners. Chinaman Kuldeep Yadav sits out and leggie Yuzvendra Chahal will get to play. Left-arm orthodox Ravindra Jadeja would be the second spinner and double up because the all-rounder that India are lacking with the absence of injured Hardik Pandya. The choice to subject beneath brilliant sunshine and a dry wicket could shock many, however Kohli stated that he expects the wicket to stay the identical by way of the day, hinting that chasing shouldn’t be an issue.
13:20 hrs IST
WI skipper Jason Holder throughout toss
“We gained’t thoughts batting first on this pitch. We’re a younger facet and this is a chance for the kids to make their mark. Hemraj will open the batting and Oshane Thomas comes within the quick bowling division.”
13:15 hrs IST
India Skipper Virat Kohli throughout toss
“The floor seems good and there’s a little bit of grass as effectively. I gained’t say it’s inexperienced however it’s current to bind the floor. I don’t see this pitch altering and there will probably be dew within the second half, so we are going to bowl first.Our batting order is just about settled as Rayudu has taken quantity 4 spot. Rishabh Pant makes his debut. We’ve got three seamers together with Chahal and Jadeja provides us stability.”
13:10 hrs IST
Enjoying XIs of each the groups
India: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni(w), Rishabh Pant, Ravindra Jadeja, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Ok Khaleel Ahmed, Yuzvendra Chahal
Windies: Kieran Powell, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Shai Hope(w), Shimron Hetmyer, Marlon Samuels, Rovman Powell, Jason Holder(c), Ashley Nurse, Devendra Bishoo, Kemar Roach, Oshane Thomas
13:00 hrs IST
Virat Kohli wins the toss, will bowl first
Kohli says the batting order seems settled, desires to rectify a number of errors right here and there resulting in the World Cup. Khaleel Ahmed within the crew and Kuldeep Yadav rested. Two debutants for West Indies as effectively.
12:45 hrs IST
Debut for Pant
Rishabh Pant has been handed the cap forward of the toss and he will probably be making his debut. MS Dhoni has handed the debut cap to an elated Pant. After an excellent present in England, the southpaw introduced his A sport into the Check collection towards West Indies. Getting his debut cap from the person whom he may ultimately go on to exchange within the limited-over codecs of the sport.
12:30 hrs IST
Kohli eyes new milestone
Indian captain Virat Kohli is again on the helm for the ODI crew. After the break he acquired within the Asia Cup, he’ll now lead India because the hosts tackle the West Indies in a five-match ODI collection. It is going to be enterprise as regular for the Indian captain, for when he walks out to bat, he will probably be on the cusp of breaking a number of data. He’s now 187 runs away from turning into the main run-scorer for India towards West Indies in ODIs. Presently, Sachin Tendulkar holds the document with 1573 runs. Kohli additionally wants 221 runs to finish 10000 ODI runs. If he does breach the quantity, he’ll be a part of Sachin Tendulkar (18426 runs), Sourav Ganguly (11363 runs), Rahul Dravid (10889 runs) and MS Dhoni (10123 runs) within the elite checklist.
12:00 hrs IST
India’s center order is an issue, it has been an issue, and if the identical hymn is sung, it should proceed to be an issue. For the reason that begin of 2018, India have tried 11 batsmen between 4-7 batting positions in ODIs, and but the positions are as weak as they had been earlier than the beginning of the 12 months. In 15 matches this 12 months, India’s center order has been, fairly merely put, the worst. They’ve laboured to 796 runs at a median of 25.67 and with a strike charge of 79. Just one batsman has managed to publish a rating in extra of fifty runs, and he’s Ajinkya Rahane. Sure, he’s not a part of India’s ODI ambitions in the mean time! The crew has been profitable in colored clothes primarily as a result of the highest order has plundered away 64.15% of the overall runs since 2017. And now, lets scroll down. The batsman waddling out from quantity 4 to quantity 7 have contributed 22.37% to the crew runs in ODIs in 2018. Such is the huge gulf within the contribution that’s wonderful the crew administration has not rejigged the whole order.
11:30 hrs IST
Kohli impressed by Khaleel
India skipper Virat Kohli spoke about younger left-arm pacer Khaleel Ahmed, who has been named because the twelfth man for Sunday’s match, and stated it’s good to see somebody developing the ranks after a very long time for the reason that retirement of Zaheer Khan and Ashish Nehra. “We don’t wish to depart any bases uncovered. We thought bringing a left-arm pacer into the combination will give us sufficient selection. He has the flexibility to swing each methods and get good bounce as effectively. He additionally bowls at an honest tempo,” he stated. Kohli stated his front-line tempo duo of Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah will feed off on the variability supplied by Khaleel. “It’s at all times an added luxurious to have him (Ahmed) within the crew. Undoubtedly he makes the job simpler for Bhuvi and Bumrah,” Kohli stated.
11:00 hrs IST
Pant prepared for motion
After impressing in Check cricket, younger wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant may effectively be handed a debut within the first match of the ODI collection towards West Indies in Guwahati. Pant, who has been prolific with the bat within the final three Check innings, took to Twitter and posted a message which is a good trace about him getting the ODI cap within the first match. “At all times prepared to present my 100 per cent on a cricket subject. Can’t wait to tackle the West Indies within the first ODI on Sunday! #IndiaVsWestIndies #comingup,” he wrote on Twitter.
10:30 hrs IST
India captain Virat Kohli on Saturday stated his facet’s middle-order puzzle will probably be solved if Ambati Rayudu cements his place on the essential No. 4 place within the matches forward of subsequent 12 months’s World Cup. Kohli stated the problem was solely to seek out somebody for the No. 4 slot and with Rayudu stepping up for that place in latest instances, the batting order was roughly settled. “The one place we had been making an attempt to determine was quantity 4 for a very long time. We tried many gamers who sadly couldn’t capitalise or cement their locations in a manner we wished,” Kohli stated forward of the primary one-dayer towards the West Indies on Sunday. “With Rayudu coming in and enjoying effectively within the Asia Cup, it’s about giving him sufficient sport time until the World Cup in order that the actual slot will probably be sorted for us,” he added.
10:00 hrs IST
Howdy and welcome
A formidable India will hope to get extra solutions for his or her unresolved middle-order puzzle once they tackle a reeling West Indies within the five-match ODI collection beginning on Sunday, ticking off the house crew’s countdown to the 2019 World Cup. The World Cup in England is lower than eight months away and India have 18-odd video games left to determine their center order, primarily the quantity 4 place the place many have been tried however with little success. The collection may even mark captain Virat Kohli’s return to white-ball cricket as he had taken a a lot wanted break in the course of the crew’s triumphant marketing campaign in Asia Cup. Kohli is anticipated check out a brand new mixture within the center order that can see Rishabh Pant make his ODI debut, following his exploits within the longest format. The main target as soon as once more will probably be on MS Dhoni, whose batting capacity is on the wane and with restricted enjoying time within the center, the job will get solely harder for the legendary cricketer. Nevertheless, chief selector MSK Prasad has again and again stated that Dhoni stays the primary selection wicketkeeper a minimum of until the World Cup.