Rohit record ton seals T20I series for India

Rohit Sharma struck a blazing hundred as India clinched the T20I series in Lucknow.

Rohit Sharma's record-breaking fourth T20I hundred set the tone for an emphatic all-round performance from Team India.   -  afp

 

India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma(c), Shikhar Dhawan, Lokesh Rahul, Rishabh Pant, Manish Pandey, Dinesh Karthik(w), Krunal Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, K Khaleel Ahmed

Windies (Playing XI): Shai Hope, Denesh Ramdin(w), Shimron Hetmyer, Kieron Pollard, Darren Bravo, Nicholas Pooran, Rovman Powell, Carlos Brathwaite(c), Fabian Allen, Khary Pierre, Oshane Thomas

TOSS UPDATE: Windies has won the toss and has opted to field.

Hello and welcome to Sportstarlive's coverage of the second T20I between India and Windies in Lucknow.

After two disappointing outings in the last two one-dayers, Windies gave a good fight in the first T20 International at the Eden Gardens and would be keen to raise its game to stop India from sealing the three-match series at the new Ekana Stadium.

The Ekana Cricket Stadium, the newest cricketing destination in the Uttar Pradesh capital, wore a festive look on the eve of becoming the 52nd venue in the country to host an international match. Read more about it here.