India wins third T20I against West Indies
August 7, 2019
India won the third and last T20I of the series against West Indies yesterday by 7 wickets.
Team India won the toss and decided to bowl first and had to chase a target of 147 runs. Krunal Pandya and Deepak Chahar both won the title of Man of the Match. Deepak Chahar took three quick wickets and gave only four runs in three-overs, putting super pressure on the West Indies team.
"Proudest moment for the entire Chahar family, specially my father- their coach who has given his entire life to see them play for India Amazing bowling bhai 3-1-4-3 Deepak chahar And congratulations baby bro @rdchahar1 for India cap and for your first wicket #INDvWI ," tweeted Deepak's sister and model Malti Chahar.
Rishabh Pant made an impressive 65 runs, breaking MS Dhoni's record for the highest score by an Indian wicketkeeper-batsman in T20I cricket.
Virat Kohli praised Rishabh Pant after the match and said "We are looking at Rishabh as the future, definitely. He has got a lot of skill and talent. It's about winning and finishing games like these and gaining confidence which he wants to do as well."
The three-match ODI series between the two teams will begin on Thursday.