Shikhar Dhawan © PTI
Shikhar Dhawan © PTI

Oct 11, 2014

India and West Indies meet in the second ODI of the series at Delhi. The West Indies got off to a great start after they lost both their warm-up match to India A in Mumbai, winning the opening encounter by a huge margin to upset the apple cart for India. Read the preview of the 2nd ODI.

West Indies are without their key spinner Sunil Narine. Moreover there was some uncertainty over their participation as players threatened to go on strike due to payment issues. However, they managed to overcome that and put in a superb performance to win the first ODI by 124 runs. Read more on West Indies’ likely XI.

India, on the other hand, will be smarting from the resounding loss they suffered at the hands of the West Indies, and will be keen to come out swinging. Shikhar Dhawan was the only man to score some runs for them, but even he did so at a less-than-impressive strike rate.  Read more on India’s likely XI here.

Squads:

India: MS Dhoni (c&wk), Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Virat Kohli, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Kuldeep Yadav, Murali Vijay.

West Indies: Dwayne Bravo (c), Leon Johnson, Lendl Simmons, Dwayne Smith, Jermaine Blackwood, Marlon Samuels, Darren Bravo, Denesh Ramdin (wk), Kieron Pollard, Andre Russell, Darren Sammy, Jason Holder, Suleiman Benn, Ravi Rampaul, Kemar Roach, Jerome Taylor.

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