India vs West Indies 3rd T20: The Middle Order Solution, Surya and Venkatesh

India vs West Indies 3rd T20: West Indies tour of India is the must-watch tour for cricket fans. As India whitewashed West India with 3-0 in the ODI series they are also dominating West Indies in the T20 series and get an undefeatable lead 2-0 in the three-match T20 series. 

The third and final match of the T20 series is playing in Eden Gardens, Kolkata. As it is visible that team India is mostly dependent on their top order and as a result, India has to suffer most in the main matches of the ICC tournaments but the scenario has completely changed ib this series against West Indies because of the compatibility of the main batsman Surya Kumar Yadav and Venkatesh Iyer who has taken the charge not only to rescue India in middle overs but to finish the game on their own.

India vs West Indies 3rd T20: The middle-order solution

This series against West Indies has given a definition that India is ready for the upcoming T20 world cup in 2022. The top order who is the backbone of the current Indian team has failed to score runs in almost every match of the series but India still dominates the series because of the two batsmen Surya Kumar and Venkatesh Iyer who has taken full charge of the middle order. These two batsmen not only rescue India in hard situations but they also show the temperament to finish the game and that is what India is middle for the past decade. Surya and Venkatesh not only made a partnership in hard times but they are also capable to hit anywhere in the park as their wish. Reports also proved that India will give them a full license and a confirmation to play their game naturally.

Surya Kumar Yadav had scored 38(19) in the first T20, 11(8) in the 2nd t20, and 65(31) in the 3rd t20 against West Indies while Venkatesh Iyer had scored 34(18) in the 1st t20, 33(19) in the 2nd t20 and 35(19) in the 3rd T20 against West Indies.

India sets a target of 185 

The toss has won by the West Indies captain Kieron Pollard and elected to bowl the first two changes in the India squad in the face of Rituraj Gaikwad and Harshal Patel. India batting order has changed Ishan Kishan and Rituraj opened the innings while Rohit moved to middle-order few quick wickets of Kishan 34(31), Gaikwad 4(8), Shreyas Iyer 25(21), and Rohit Sharma 7(15) has completely shifted the momentum towards West Indies but once again Surya 65(31) and Venkatesh 35(19) has made a comeback for India and India sets a target of 185 in the first innings.

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Tauqeer Belal
Tauqeer Belal
Tauqeer is a young writer who is enthusiastic about the game of cricket and writes about what is going on in the game of cricket around the world. Currently, he is pursuing his Journalism degree from St. Xaviers' College, Ranchi.


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