3rd ODI: India set 266 runs target for West Indies

India was 42/3 when Pant and Iyer built a partnership for the Indian side. Virat Kohli put up a disappointing show as the star batsman was dismissed for a duck. 

3rd ODI: India set 266 runs target for West Indies
Shreyas Iyer and Rishab Pant

Ahmedabad: India scored a competitive 265 in the 3rd ODi against West Indies on Friday.  A century partnership between Rishab Pant (56) and Shreyas Iyer (80) brought India back into the game. 

Washington Sundar (33) and Deepak Chahar (38) also contributed with fine cameos at the end of the innings.

India was 42/3 when Pant and Iyer built a partnership for the Indian side. Virat Kohli put up a disappointing show as the star batsman was dismissed for a duck.  

Powerplay 1: India scored 42-3 between overs 1-10
Powerplay 2: India scored 151-3 between overs 11-40
Powerplay 3: India scored 72-4 between overs 41-50

Jason Holder was the pick of the bowlers with 4-34 from 8 overs.  Alzarri Joseph and Hayden Walsh Jr bagged two wickets each for the visitors.

 India have sealed the ODI series by beating West Indies by 44 runs in the 2nd match to take an unassailable 2-0 leadIn chase of 238, West Indies were bowled out for 193.

India XI: Rohit Sharma (capt), Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Washington Sundar, Deepak Chahar, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Siraj, Prasidh Krishna.

West Indies: Brandon King, Shai Hope, Shamarh Brooks, Nicholas Pooran, Darren Bravo/Nkrumah Bonner, Kieron Pollard, Jason Holder, Fabian Allen/Romario Shepherd, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Kemar Roach/Odean Smith