- Match: IND vs WI
- Date- February 16TH
- Match Format- 1st T20 Match
- Venue- Eden Gardens, Kolkata
- Time- 07:00 PM IST
- Weather Forecast- Sunny, 27℃
IND vs WI, Match 1, T20 Series, General Online Betting Odds
West Indies- 3.40
IND vs WI Betting Odds Comparison
|Betting Sites with Odds For IND vs WI||IND (Odds)||WI (Odds)|
IND vs WI Today Today Match Prediction, Match 1, T20 Series
Our Experts bring you the finest today’s match prediction that you can trust. We are here for IND vs WI Today Match Prediction, Match 1, T20 Series, Online Cricket Betting Tips, which will provide every user with a clear picture of which team and in what aspect they can place their bets.
Indian side ranks 2nd in the ICC T20 rankings, just 2 points behind England, so a series win will definitely guide them to top of the table. India are without vie-captain KL Rahul and have recalled Ruturaj Gaikwad in his place. Kuldeep Yadav also came in place of Washington Sundar who suffered hamstring injury yesterday. In their last t20 series, India won by 3-0 at home against New Zealand.
Top Batsmen of India from last match
|Shreyas Iyer||80 runs||72.07|
|Rishabh Pant||56 runs||103.70|
|Deepak Chahar||38 runs||100.00|
Top Bowlers of India from last match
|Prasidh Krishna||3 wickets||3.31|
|Mohammed Siraj||3 wickets||3.22|
|Deepak Chahar||2 wickets||5.13|
West Indies side is struggling in every format of the game recently but it’s worse in t20i as they rank in 10th position. Despite having some of the best attacking-minded batsmen in the squad, they are failing to play as united team. The veteran Kieron Pollard has returned form the injury and will be leading his side in this series.
Top Batsmen of West Indies from last match
|Odean Smith||36 Runs||200.00|
|Nicholas Pooran||34 Runs||87.18|
|Alzarri Joseph||29 Runs||51.79|
Top Bowlers of West Indies from last match
|Jason Holder||4 Wickets||4.25|
|Alzarri Joseph||2 Wickets||5.40|
|Hayden Walsh Jr||2 Wicket||5.90|
|Match Venue||Eden Gardens, Kolkata|
|Matches won batting first||3|
|Matches won bowling first||5|
|Average 1st Inns scores||148|
|Average 2nd Inns scores||124|
|Highest score||Pakistan 201/5|
|Lowest Score||Bangladesh 70/10|
|Highest Score Chased||West Indies 161/6|
|Lowest Score Defended||New Zealand 145/8|
The temperature is expected to hover around 27°C on the match-day with 31% humidity and 6 km/hr wind speed. There are 0% chances of precipitation during the game.
- Rain: 0%
- Humidity: 31%
- Wind speed: 6 km/h.
- Temperature- 27 Degree Celsius
Eden Gardens pitch is balanced for both batsmen and bowlers but in t20 fixtures, it has favored the bowlers. Spinner have taken most of the wickets on this pitch and Indian side is expected name 2 or 3 spinners for the first t20 fixture tomorrow.
IND vs WI Last Five Matches Stats
IND vs WI Match 1, T20 Series – Today Match Prediction
Let’s check out the crucial playing 11 and Squad for today’s game and the Prediction for this match.
Rohit Sharma (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Ishan Kishan, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Venkatesh Iyer, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Avesh Khan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ravi Bishnoi.
IND Playing 11
Rohit Sharma (c), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Shardul Thakur, Mohammad Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal, Ravi Bishnoi, Deepak Chahar.
Nicholas Pooran (wk), Kieron Pollard (c), Brandon King, Kyle Mayers, Rovman Powell, Jason Holder, Fabian Allen, Romario Shepherd, Odean Smith, Akeal Hosein, Sheldon Cottrell, Dominic Drakes, Darren Bravo, Shai Hope, Roston Chase, Hayden Walsh.
WI Playing 11
Brandon King, Kyle Mayers, Romario Shepherd, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Kieron Pollard (c), Rovman Powell, Jason Holder, Fabian Allen, Odean Smith, Akeal Hosein, Sheldon Cottrell.
Head 2 Head Stats (Last 17 games)
|Teams||IND Win||WI Win||N/R|
|Last 5 games||4||1||0|
IND vs WI Top Player:
|Player||Statistics (ODI Series)|
|Suryakumar Yadav||104 runs|
|Rishabh Pant||085 runs|
|Mohhamed Siraj||5 wickets|
|Prasidh Krishna||9 wickets|
|Jason Holder||065 runs|
|Nicholas Pooran||061 runs|
|Alzarri Joseph||6 Wickets|
Who will win the match, Today Match Prediction:
India are expected to win the first T20 match against West Indies
Indian side showed their dominance with all-round displays in ODI series with 3-0 win and are clear favorites to win T20I series as well. Indian side performed below average in the last year’s t20 World Cup but won their last t20i series against New Zealand by 3-0 at home. West Indies side are struggling in t20 format for the last 2 years, despite having some of the best explosive batting options in their squad.
Popular Betting Odds For IND vs WI Match 1, T20 Series, Cricket Betting Tips
Top Batsman from India – Rohit Sharma (3.56 odds)
Rohit Sharma has started his captaincy reign with 3-0 ODI win and will be looking to guide Indian side with top performances in T20s as well. Explosive opener has scored 3197 runs in 119 t20I matches with an average of 33.3 and a strike of 140.3.
Top Batsman from West Indies– Brandon King (4.00 odds)
The 27-year-old opener has been regular starter in West Indies t20 squad and need to mark his place with some big performances in this series. King has scored 286 runs in 19 t20I matches with an average of 22.7 and a strike rate of 129.5.
Top Bowler from India– Yuzvendra Chahal (3.40 odds)
Chahal will be key spinner on slow Eden Gardens pitch ahead of the like of Ravi Bishnoi and Kuldeep Yadav. Chahal is just 3 wickets behind Bumrah in becoming team India’s highest wickets-taker in t20i. Chahal has taken 64 wickets in 50 matches with an average of 27.4 and an economy rate of 5.17.
Top Bowler from West Indies– Jason Holder (4.00 odds)
Jason Holder is in great form with both bat and ball lately. He took 15 wickets in just 5 matches against England in t20i series and will be looking to replicate that form in India as well. He has taken 38 wickets in 35 t20is with an average of 24.6 and an economy rate of 8.07 so far.