“Boys Did not Lose Self-belief…”: Elated India Captain Shikhar Dhawan Says This After Sequence Win vs West Indies | Cricket Information

India skipper Shikhar Dhawan praised his workforce’s efficiency after registering a two-wicket win over West Indies within the second ODI. Half-centuries from Shreyas Iyer, Sanju Samson and Axar Patel helped Crew India win the second ODI of the three-match sequence in opposition to West Indies by two wickets at Queens Park Oval stadium in Port of Spain on Sunday. “It was a terrific workforce efficiency. Boys did not lose the self-belief, that’s wonderful. Iyer, Sanju, Axar everybody was wonderful, Even Avesh got here out in his debut sport and scored these 11 vital runs. Due to IPL, they carry out on an enormous stage. I felt that we bowled properly,” stated Dhawan in a post-match presentation.

“They received off to a superb begin. Hope and Pooran batted effectively. We thought if they may do it, we knew that we may do it. We began a bit of gradual. Shubman batted effectively. The Iyer-Samson partnership made an enormous distinction. There was a run-out. However these items occur. Boys are studying,” he added.

The skipper additional congratulated his rival batter Shai Hope for scoring a ton in his 100th ODI sport.

“It was a terrific feeling once I scored a 100 in my 100th ODI sport. I might need to congratulate Hope for doing the identical,” stated Dhawan.

Hope turned the tenth batter on the planet and the fourth West Indies batter to attain a century within the 100th ODI match.

He has joined the corporate of gamers like Gordon Greenidge, Chris Cairns, Mohammad Yousuf, Kumar Sangakkara, Chris Gayle, Marcus Trescothick, Ramnaresh Sarwan, David Warner and Shikhar Dhawan, who’ve scored centuries of their 100th ODI.

Coming to the match, struggling at 79/three, a 99-run stand between Shreyas Iyer (63) and Samson (54) offered stability to their innings.


Ultimately contributions from Deepak Hooda (33) and Axar Patel (64*) proved to be extraordinarily important in taking the guests to a win. West Indies misplaced management of the match regardless of sending again the highest order within the early levels of the match and regardless of posting an enormous complete on the board themselves.

India has now taken a successful 2-Zero lead within the sequence. Each the groups will now sq. off for the third ODI on Wednesday.

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