Ind vs WI: India won the first T20 match against West Indies played at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium on Friday. Windies captain Kieron Pollard attributed the extra runs spent by the bowlers.
West Indies bowlers total of 22. 5 overs bowled against India and given 23 extra runs. West Indies bowling discipline was not seen well at all. A total of 17 extra-ball bowlers bowled 14 wide and 3 balls. 17 balls meant two overs and 5 balls.
Pollard said that the batsmen did a good job. “We lost due to extra runs. We bowled more than two and a half overs but if we follow our strategy well then it could be a different story.“
Virat Kohli and KL Rahul scored a brilliant half-century. Rahul scored 62 runs while captain Kohli scored an unbeaten 94 runs. This is Team India’s biggest win so far.