World T20 2nd semifinal flying West Indies will face battle winner India on 31 March at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. As a host India is the favorite on this game but West Indies also is in the very good position. West Indies came into the semifinal as group A champion through they lost their last game against Afghanistan where all the main player were rested. Other hands India has turned over after lost their opening game against New Zealand in the World T20.
India vs West Indies Semi final match preview, Prediction, Team Squad
India team last played against Australia in their group stage. Virat Kohli is the man who alone takes Indian victory. As you India lost their first match against New Zealand, on that match Kohli could get runs. Also they could not made a big score against Bangladesh. Because of Kohli was out early. Kohli’s almost supernatural innings to beat Australia. And India goes to semifinal by ride on his bat. So India was all out at 79. It is very much clear that India team depends only Virat Kohli in bating. Rohit Sharma has scored 45 runs in four innings, Shikhar Dhawan has made 43, Suresh Raina 41 and Yuvraj Singh 51. Where is Kohli’s genius 184 runs.
But the other side in bowling attack Dhoni is using very nicely. Ashish Nehra, Ravichandran Ashwin and Jasprit Bumrah are doing superb. Specially Bumrah is bowling extra ordinary in the slog over.
West Indies also played exciting cricket. Chris Gayle is the only key man of succes in batting line up. They played as a team in their wins over England, Sri Lanka and South Africa. Leg-spinner Samuel Badree is in fine fettle with six wickets at 13.66. Left-arm spinner Suleiman Benn has maintained an outstanding economy rate of 4.93. They also depend on Chris Gayle in batting. If he fails to big ton then team score will not long.
India vs West Indies probable playing XI (Team squad)
India probable Playing XI: We are most likely to see the same playing XI which took the field against Australia. Yuvraj Singh’s ankle injury might be assessed and if he is unable to take part in the semifinal Manish Panday might slot.
West Indies probable Playing XI: West Indies rested number of players against Afghanistan and we can safely assume full strength team to take the field against India.