India Beat West Indies By 67 Runs And Wins Series With 2-1
India beat West Indies by 67 runs in the third match of T-20 series. With this win, India won the series by 2-1. Indian team won the first match but lost the second. The third match was played on Wednesday in Wankhede stadium Mumbai. With this series, India won three consecutive series against West Indies. India won the first series by 3-0 in 2018 and second series with 3-0 in August this year.
Highlights of the series
Rahul became Man-of-the-Match and Virat Kohli was Man-of-the-Series
Virat Kohli made 113 runs in the series
It is second time that three Indian batsmen made 50+ runs in T20
Kohli made his 24th half-century; Rohit made 19th half-century and Rahul made 8th half-century
Three Indian batsmen made half-centuries for the first time in T20 in England in 2007
Rohit made record of 400 sixes
Rohit became third cricketer to make 400 sixes in the international cricket. With 534 sixes, Chris Gayle of West Indies is the first batsman to hit maximum sixes. He’s followed by Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi with 476 sixes. Rohit comes third with 400 sixes. But Rohit is the first Indian batsman to hit 400 sixes in international cricket.
West Indies lost maximum T20 matches
World Champion West Indies lost its 61st T20 match on Wednesday and became the second team losing maximum T20 matches after Sri Lanka. Both the teams have lost equal number matches in T20. Bangladesh (60 losses) comes second, New Zealand (56 losses) is third, Pakistan (55 losses) is fourth and Zimbabwe (54 losses) is fifth team with maximum T20 losses.