Team India has finally achieved the first victory in the year 2022 and made the 1000th One Day memorable with the first victory of the year. India beat West Indies by 6-wickets in the first one-day match played on Sunday.
Indian captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and decided to bowl first. In front of the brilliant performance of the bowlers, the entire team of West Indies bundled out for 176 runs in 43.5 overs. In reply, India won by scoring 178 for 4 in 28 overs. At the same time, India also made a 1-0 victory in the three-match series.
Rohit made his comeback with a fifty
Captain Rohit Sharma played a brilliant half-century for India while chasing the target. Rohit, who returned to the team after injury, opened the innings with Ishan Kishan, added 84 runs in 13.1 overs for the first wicket. Rohit played a stormy inning of 60 runs in 51 balls. During that he hit 10-fours and 1-six.
Suryakumar and Deepak also shined
Suryakumar Yadav and Deepak Hooda, playing the opening match, added an unbeaten 62 runs for the fifth wicket after the fall of 4 wickets for 116 runs. Surya Kumar scored 34 runs, Deepak Hooda scored 26 runs. Allrounder Deepak Hooda made his ODI debut. 26-year-old Hooda, who played Ranji for Rajasthan, was handed over the cap of Team India by former captain Kohli. Earlier, Deepak Hooda also got selected in the T20 team in 2017.
Chahal completed 100 wickets in ODI
Leg spinner Yuzvendra Chahal has completed the century of wickets in the International One Day Cricket. Chahal took two consecutive wickets in his first over. He took his 100th wicket in the form of Nicholas Pooran.
Team India pays tribute to the late Lata Mangeshkar
Team India players pay tribute to Lata Mangeshkar before the first one-day match at Narendra Modi Stadium. Indian players kept silent for 2 minutes and entered the field wearing black bands on their arms.