After a convincing win in opposition to West Indies within the first T20I, India’s attentions turns to the second T20I in Trivandrum. Kohli from the appears of it’s fairly positive about his taking part in XI as they construct as much as the World Cup.
By the appears of it, India’s taking part in XI appears fairly sorted and Kohli would look to go along with the identical XI. That may give an opportunity to the children to search out their footing within the crew.
India go into the match as favourites, at the same time as they proceed to finetune their combos with an eye fixed on the T20 World Cup in Australia subsequent 12 months.
India nonetheless do have questions on their opening mixture although. They’ve usually gone with Shikhar Dhawan to associate Rohit Sharma, leaving out KL Rahul. The Karnataka batsman has received an opportunity solely when Virat Kohli has rested, like within the Bangladesh collection.
Kohli is again now, however with Dhawan out with an damage, Rahul will get not less than three probabilities to be the everlasting opener together with Rohit.
The opposite query is round Rishabh Pant. The younger wicketkeeper has been beneath stress from all sides, which is exhibiting in his batting. Runs have not flowed, and he appears caught between taking part in for his spot and taking part in his pure sport.
India: Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma (vc), KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Deepak Chahar, Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
West Indies: Kieron Pollard (c), Fabian Allen, Sheldon Cottrell, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder, Keemo Paul, Brandon King, Evin Lewis, Khary Pierre, Nicholas Pooran, Sherfane Rutherford.