India vs West Indies 3rd ODI: Men in Blue are all set to take on Windies in the final ODI match of the ongoing three-match series at Barabati Stadium, Cuttack, on Sunday. West Indies defeated India in the first ODI by eight wickets at Chennai, while the hosts defeated the visitors in the second ODI at Vizag by 107 runs.
While Shimron Hetmyer was named the Man of the match in Chennai for his magnificent century, Rohit Sharma was given the award in second ODI for 159 runs off 138 balls. Now, the final match seems exciting as both India and West Indies are giving neck-to-neck competition to each other so far.
Be it T20 series or the ongoing ODI series, the winters are going perfectly fine for the cricket lovers in India.
Barabati Stadium in Cuttack is known to have bounce in the pitch. It assists the spinners the most, which means the spinners, will be the X factor in final and decider ODI. Meanwhile, the pacers take advantage of the variable bounce and to succeed.
India: Rohit Sharma, Lokesh Rahul, Virat Kohli(c), Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant(w), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Shivam Dube, Deepak Chahar, Mohammed Shami, Kuldeep Yadav, Manish Pandey, Mayank Agarwal, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shardul Thakur
West Indies: Shai Hope(w), Sunil Ambris, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran, Roston Chase, Kieron Pollard(c), Jason Holder, Keemo Paul, Hayden Walsh, Alzarri Joseph, Sheldon Cottrell, Evin Lewis, Brandon King, Khary Pierre, Romario Shepherd