The 5-match T20 series match between India and West Indies was played in Florida on Sunday. Batting first, India scored 165 runs at the loss of 9 wickets.
While chasing the target, West Indies won the match by 8 wickets and captured the series. After the victory of this match, Captain Rovman Powell expressed his happiness and gave a big reaction.
Captain Rovman Powell’s statement after the victory:
West Indies, the team that did not qualify for the World Cup, defeated India 3-2 in the T20 series. After a long time, West Indies got to taste victory under the leadership of Rovman Powell. Because before the series, questions were being raised about the performance of the players of the Kaibarian team. After winning the series, Powell while talking during the match presentation said, “It is difficult to describe it in words. Adjectives are inadequate for our feelings. This is a huge series. Despite everything, beating India at home is a huge series for us. After we lost badly last night, we sat and talked. We are playing for the people, not just to bring a smile to our faces. A lot of credit to the coaching staff and the chairman as well.”
On Nicholas Pooran and the bowling line-up, the Windies skipper said, “I am extremely pleased with the performance of the players and when individuals perform well it helps the teams. Pooran is a big player. We asked him to just stand in three out of five matches. Credit must also be given to the bowling unit for trying to contain such a formidable Indian team. Lots of credit to the fans. When the chips came down they rallied around us and supported us. Not only physically but also on social media.”
Rovman Powell performed like this in T20:
If we look at the performance of West Indies captain Rovman Powell in this series, he performed brilliantly. Powell scored 110 runs in 4 innings of 5 matches at a good average of 36.
During this, he also played the highest innings of 48 runs. Rovman Powell appeared with a positive attitude throughout this tour. He did not make many changes in the playing-11. The result of this was that they captured the T20 series 3-2.