India won the first T20 match by 68 runs with West Indies

In the first T20 match, India won the match by 68 runs with West Indies due to great performance in batting and bowling. After winning the first T 20 match, India leads by (1-0) in the five T20 matches series with West Indies.

Earlier West Indies won the toss and chose to bowl first thus India first batted and made a huge score of 190/6 in 20 overs due to great batting by Rohit Sharma 64 (44), Dinesh Karthik 41* (19), and Suryakumar Yadav 24 (16). Alzarri Joseph 2/46 (4), Akeal Hosein 1/14 (4), Keemo Paul 1/24 (2), Obed McCoy 1/30 (4), and Jason Holder 1/50 (4) were good bowling from the West Indies side. After this inning, India set a huge target of 191 runs in 20 overs for West Indies to win the first T20 match.

During chasing, West Indies scored 122/8 in 20 overs and lose this match by 68 runs with India due to great bowling by Ravichandran Ashwin 2/22 (4), Arshdeep Singh 2/24 (4), Ravi Bishnoi 2/26 (4). Bhuvneshwar Kumar 1/11 (2), and Ravindra Jadeja 1/26 (4). Sharmarh Brooks 20 (15), Keemo Paul 19* (22), and Nicholas Pooran 18 (15) were good batting from the West Indies side.

Dinesh Karthik (IND) 41* (19), was declared as the Player of the Match due to his great performance in batting.

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