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West Indies vs India Match Prediction: Today Match Prediction
WI VS IND ICC World Cup Match Prediction Today – Match 34, 2019
ICC World Cup 2019, London: Consistent India looks to dominate Windies for a semis berth in ICC World cup here on Thursday at Old Trafford, Manchester.
As far in the tournament, India is the only side which is unbeaten in the league stage. But, in the last match, they suffered a major scare in the form of Afghanistan. Still, they emerged victorious with the help of Bumrah and Shami’s maiden hat-trick in ODI’s.
Meanwhile, the Windies side is in the brink of elimination from the World cup with only three points. So, if they want to stay alive in the tournament, they need to win all remaining fixtures.
For India, a win against Windies will place them in semis while West Indies will be looking to create a shock to India in this match.
West Indies Team Updates :
In the last match, Windies suffered a shock and humiliating defeat in the hands of Kiwis. They just lost the game with a small margin of 5 runs. Elected to bat first, Kiwis posted a total 08 291 /5 in 50 overs. Windies bundled out for 286 in 49 overs, thanks to its destructive all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite’s 82 balls 101 who fought till the end.
For next match against India, Windies team look to score a win to stay alive for a chance in semis.
Windies openers Chris Gayle and Shai Hope will have to provide a solid partnership to score more runs. Meanwhile, Darren Bravo and Shimron Hetmyer need to deliver a blitz in the middle order.
Coming to bowling unit, Sheldon Cottrell has been extremely impressive in the tournament. He will be the key bowler for Windies against India.
India Team Updates :
In their last match against Afghanistan, India batsman failed very miserably to face their spinners. Now they will be looking to reign supreme against Windes bowlers.
Rohit Sharma and K.L Rahul will be looking to score more runs as they failed in this last match. Meanwhile, captain Virat Kohli will be looking to score the first century as he failed in the last game.
Meanwhile, former captain M.S.Dhoni was heavily criticized by Sachin Tendulkar for his slow batting against Afghanistan. It will be interesting to see how Dhoni performs after receiving criticism from Sachin!
As usual, Bumrah and Shami will be key bowlers for India while the spinners Chahal and Kuldeep will be dangerous on this turning wicket.
Venue: Old Trafford, Manchester
We can expect a sunny and clear vision as there is no rain threat for this match. The temperature will be around 20 degrees Celsius for most of the contest.
As this is a flat wicket, we can expect some pace and bounce from the pitch. Usually, it favors the spinners in the second half of the match as the ball set to turn a lot on this wicket.
West Indies vs India toss prediction:
According to pitch and weather reports, the captain who wins the toss might choose to bat first to post a huge total on board. As it was the turning wicket, it mostly favors bowlers in second innings, which might be a tough situation for the batsman.
West Indies Team news:
Due to a knee injury, all-rounder Andre Russell has been ruled out of the tournament. Windies will surely miss his services in this ongoing match against India. Evin Lewis injury also a major concern for Windies who is still unable to recover from it.
Darren Bravo might replace Lewis in this match.
West Indies possible XI :
Chris Gayle, Shai Hope (wk), Darren Bravo, Nicholas Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder (c), Carlos Brathwaite, Ashley Nurse, Kemar Roach, Sheldon Cottrell, and Oshane Thomas.
India Team News:
No changes were expected from India as they might continue the same side which defeated Afghans in the last match.
India possible XI:
Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Virat Kohli (C), Vijay Shankar, MS Dhoni (WK), Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Yuzvendra Chahal and Jasprit Bumrah.
Head to Head:
- Matches: 126
- West Indies won: 62
- India won: 59
- Tied: 2
- No result: 3
World Cup head to head:
- Matches: 8
- West Indies won: 3
- India won: 5
- Tied: 0
- No Result: 0
West Indies vs India match prediction:
By going through recent stats and numbers, it is a huge task for Windies to defeat India. And team India is in great form, and they are unbeaten in the tournament. So, we expect India to continue their winning streak against Windies in this match.
Today Match Prediction Winner: India