India vs West Indies 3rd ODI: India clinch series 2-0 with thumping win
India defeated West Indies by 9 wickets in the third and final ODI of the series at the Queen’s Park Oval in Trinidad on Sunday. With this win, India clinched the series 2-0.
India’s bowlers were once again on top, restricting West Indies to 204 in 48.1 overs. Shardul Thakur was the pick of the bowlers, taking 4 wickets for 45 runs. Mohammed Siraj and Yuzvendra Chahal took 2 wickets each.
In reply, India chased down the target in just 28.1 overs. Opener Shikhar Dhawan top-scored with 79 runs, while Virat Kohli made 59.
Here is the scorecard:
West Indies: 204 all out in 48.1 overs (Kieron Pollard 50; Shardul Thakur 4-45, Mohammed Siraj 2-42, Yuzvendra Chahal 2-48) India: 205-1 in 28.1 overs (Shikhar Dhawan 79, Virat Kohli 59; Jason Holder 1-40)
Man of the match: Shardul Thakur
The series was a good warm-up for India ahead of the upcoming T20 World Cup. India will next play a three-match T20I series against West Indies, starting on August 1.