India vs West Indies T20I Series will commence from 16th Feb 2022 and the matches will be played on 16th, 18th and 20th February 2022 at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata.
India whitewashed West Indies previously in the ODI series by 3-0. Both the teams now travel to Kolkata for the three-match T20I series. As per the latest reports, a certain percentage of crowds are expected to be back at the Eden Gardens after the BCCI requested the government of West Bengal to take the necessary precautions.
India vs West Indies T20I Series may see a lot of new faces to begin the preparation for the ICC T20 World Cup 2022
BCCI has recently announced the T20I squad with Rohit Sharma being the skipper of the Indian team. A few players who didn’t play in the ODI series may get a chance to play in the T20Is. The management is looking forward to give game time to Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan, and Harshal Patel to test the squad depth in the Indian seam attack.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar who was not a part of the ODI squad is also included in the T20I squad and is expected to play all the games. On the other hand, KL Rahul and Axar Patel have been ruled out of the T20I series due to injury concerns.
On the other hand, Individual performances can turn the game in the favour of the visitors as West Indies are one of the strongest sides in the shorter format irrespective of their current form or inexperienced side. So, Just the time will tell us what’s gonna happen? Can the visitors pull off a shocker or the hosts will continue their ODIs dominance in the shorter format as well!