West Indies have lost all 3 ODIs at Cuttack, while Kohli averages only 11 here. Both are their respective worsts on Indian soil.
It’s the decider of what has been an exciting ODI series, but there’s more pressure on West Indies than on India.
Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, and Shai Hope are the top three run-getters of 2019, while Mohammed Shami has joint-most wickets.
0-1 down in the series, India will now need to win both matches, at Visakhapatnam and Cuttack, to seal the series.
The 1st ODI between India and West Indies will be played at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.
Kuldeep Yadav needs 4 wickets to become the 22nd Indian and 151st overall to take 100 ODI wickets.
After racing each other for well over a year, Virat (2,263), the leading run-scorer in T20I history, now leads Rohit (2,262) by just one run.
India lose after batting first, Brisbane Heat secure WBBL triumph, and Ibrahim Zadran in Afghanistan U19 squad.
Chahal needs 1 wicket to become the leading T20I wicket-taker in Indian history, while only 3 runs separate Rohit and Kohli, the two leading run-scorers in T20I history.
Kohli’s masterclass, Naseem Shah in U19 World Cup squad, and CSA suspend Moroe.