Ind vs Wi T20 Dream11 Team Prediction Today Match

With the winning streak in the ODI series, India will play a three match T20I series against West Indies.

Out of 3, the 1st T20 match will be played on 16 February 2022 at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata. The first T20 match is scheduled to start at 7:30 pm IST.

Ind vs Wi T20 Dream11 Prediction

IND Vs WI Match Information

Match Ind Vs Wi 1st T20, West Indies tour of India
Date16th February 2022, Wednesday
Starting Time7:30 pm IST
VenueEden Gardens, Kolkata
Weather ReportOn this pitch, there are no chances of rain during this match. The sun will be brighter with light wind at 10km/h. Whereas, the temperature is likely to be around 28 degrees maximum and 17 degrees minimum.

Ind Vs Wi : Pitch Conditions Updates

  • In this pitch, fast bowlers will get extra benefits due to green grass.
  • During the last 5 matches, 1st innings average score is 136. While, the 2nd innings average score is 123.
  • Out of the previous 5 matches, team bowling first has won 4 matches.
  • So, The team that wins the toss will be looking to opt to bowl first.
  • The spinners will also be unable to control his spells in the second innings due to dew factors

Ind Vs Wi 1st T20 Match Preview

This T20 series against the West Indies will be important for Team India for the preparation of the upcoming T20 World Cup in October. However, the last T20 match between both the teams was played on 19 December 2019. In that previous series, Virat Kohli won the player of the series trophy.

In that interesting match, the opening partnership was 100+ runs with better knocks of Kl Rahul and Rohit Sharma. Rohit Sharma played a perfect knock of 71 runs in just 34 balls with strike rate of 208.82. Similarly, Kl Rahul scored 91 runs in only 56 balls at a strike rate of 162.50. 

Whereas, Virat Kohli scored magnificent 70 runs in just 29 balls in the middle overs taking Team total to massive 240 runs. While from the West Indies, the Captain Kieron Pollard scored crucial 68 runs in 39 balls with huge 6 sixes at an average of 174.35. But unfortunately, West Indies lost and India won that match and series by 2-1. 

By the way, both the teams will be looking to clinch the trophy by winning this T20 series.

Ind Vs Wi: Head to Head Stats

Total Matches17
India Wins10
West Indies wins6
No result1

Ind Vs Wi Streaming Details

In India: For the upcoming T20 series, Star Sports Network has the broadcasting rights. Therefore it can be watched on- Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Hindi HD, Star Sports 1 Tamil, Star Sports 1 Telugu, and Star Sports 1 Kannada.

The live streaming can be watched on Disney + Hotstar application.

In West Indies: For caribbeans, Flow Sports will air the upcoming T20 matches.

Team India news

The leading captain Rohit Sharma won their previous ODI series against the West Indies for the team. Now, India will love to win this T20 series following the win in the first match.

  • Washington Sundar has been ruled out of the T20I series against West Indies as per Cricbuzz.
  • The All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja will not be available for the T20 series, due to his final stage of recovery.
  • Whereas, the fast bowlers Mohammad Shami and Jasprit Bumrah have been rested for the T20 series.
  • In addition, the fast bowlers Avesh Khan and Harshal Patel are included for the T20 series as primary bowlers.
  • Recently, Kl Rahul and Axar Patel ruled out for the T20 series. Whereas, Ruturaj Gaikwad and Deepak are included as a replacement of two senior players.
  • Breaking news!! Ravi Bishnoi, the leg-spinner earned his maiden call-up for Team India.
  • In addition, after a long wait, Washington Sundar is back in the Indian squad.

Dream11 Indian XI (Likely): Rohit Sharma(Capt), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Virat Kohli, SuryaKumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Venkatesh Iyer, Deepak Chahar, Yuzvendra Chahal,  Bhuvneshwar, Shardul Thakur & Harshal Patel,

Team West Indies News

The dangerous West Indies have won their previous T20 series against England by 3-2. Moreover, Jason Holder has won the player of the series award with a great performance of 4-balls 4-wickets. Additionally, the West Indies have a savage batsmen to destroy Indian bowlers. So India would be aware of it.

  • Kieron Pollard will lead the team for the upcoming three match T20I series.
  • Shimron Hetymer was left out due to the fitness test.
  • Whereas, Odean Smith was also included in the squad after a strange incident earlier during the England series.

Dream West Indies XI (Likely): Shai Hope, Kyle Mayers, Nicholas Pooran (vc,wk), Kieron Pollard (capt),  Rovman Powell, Jason Holder, Darren Bravo, Sheldon Cottrell, Dominic Drakes, Akeal Hosein, Odean Smith

Dream11 Captain and Vice-Captain Choices

  • When it comes to highest average, then Virat Kohli comes first. Virat Kohli has fantastic records against Carribbeans. In addition, he scored 501 runs against West Indies in just 11 innings with an average of 62.62 and a strike rate of 154.62.
  • Till now, India’s present Captain Rohit Sharma has scored highest runs against West Indies. In the 15 innings, he scored a massive 519 runs at an average of 43.25 with 111 as the highest runs.
  • Recently, Jason Holder took 4 wickets in just 4 balls and had a record-breaking series against England. Also he took gigantic 15 wickets in just 5 matches. Thus, he is in outbreaking form as an All-Rounder and can be a dangerous player for Team India.
  • Similarly, Nicolas Pooran has batted well at No.3 in the previous series against England. Further, He scored 164 runs in 5 matches at an average of 41.00 with 70 runs as the highest runs in the series.

Top Picks for 1st T20

  • Recently, Yuzvendra Chahal in the ODI series took many wickets. Thus, he will be looking to clinch some important wickets of the savage West Indies batsman. 
  • Furthermore, Rovman Powell and Keiron Pollard can perform better in the middle overs with huge boundaries.

Ind Vs Wi Match Prediction

Team India is considered to be a better team when they play at the Home ground. But the fearless batting lineups of West Indies can make Indian bowlers unable to take the wickets. Thus, it will be a hard-fought battle for both the teams to start this series with a win.

Dream11 Winner (Likely): India

Have doubts!! Let’s clarify it through the below answers

  1. Where will the 1st T20 match between India and West Indies be hosted?

    The 1st match between India and West Indies will be hosted in Eden Gardens Stadium located in Kolkata.

  2. Can visitors come to watch the Ind Vs Wi 1st T20 Match in Eden Gardens, Kolkata?

    Yes, as the West Bengal government has allowed the 75% visitors to watch the match and enjoy it.

  3. Where can I watch this 1st T20 between India Vs West Indies on my television?

    You can watch this match at these channels – Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Hindi HD, Star Sports 1 Tamil, Star Sports 1 Telugu, and Star Sports 1 Kannada.

  4. Can i watch IND Vs WI 1st T20 match on Disney + Hotstar?

    Yes, you can definitely watch the 1st T20 match on your smartphone through the app Disney + Hotstar.

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