IND vs WI Dream11 Prediction, Preview & Key Players: 2nd Test

IND vs WI Dream11 Team Prediction, Preview: 2nd Test

India and West Indies will face off in the second Test at Sabina Park in Kingston. We will provide IND vs WI Dream11 Prediction, Preview and Probable Playing XI for the 2nd test match.

Team India outplayed the Windies in the first test defeating them by 318 runs. Batting first, Team India was limping on 25/3 after an early burst of Roach and Gabriel. Lokesh Rahul scored crucial 44 runs while Ajinkya Rahane played good knock of 81 runs. Also, Ravi Jadeja scored crucial 58 run knocks to take India to a total of 297. Pace duo of Roach and Gabriel took seven scalps among them while Roston Chase took two scalps.

Windies batsman collapsed on 222 runs after five-wicket haul from Ishant Sharma and two scalps each by Jadeja and Shami. Roston Chase, Hetmyer and Holder scored handy knocks, but none could play a big knock. Team India declared on 343 runs in second innings thanks to a brilliant century by Ajinkya Rahane and 93-run knock by Hanuma Vihari. Along with them, Virat Kohli also scored 51 runs. Roston Chase was the pick among Windies bowlers taking four wicket-haul.

A Jasprit Bumrah special in the last innings taking five scalps along with three and two wickets from Ishant and Shami demolished West Indies batsman at 100 runs. Tailenders Kemar Roach and Miguel Cummins scored 38, and 19* runs for the team.

Team India will hope to end the tour on a good note defeating Windies while West Indies batsman will be eager to put a good show against the mighty Indian team.

When and Where:

IND vs WI, 2nd Test, India tour of West Indies 2019.
Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica.
30th August-4th September 2019, 08:00 PM.

Venue Stats:

Average 1st innings score: 320
Average 2nd innings  score: 344
3rd Average innings score: 241
4th Average innings  score: 145

Pitch will provide early assistance to Pacers and will support slow bowlers as the day progresses. Batsmen will also enjoy time in the middle.

Squads:

IND:
Virat Kohli (c), KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin, Umesh Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar.

WI:
Jason Holder (c), Kraigg Brathwaite, Darren Bravo, Shamarh Brooks, John Campbell, Roston Chase, Rahkeem Cornwall, Shane Dowrich, Shannon Gabriel, Shimron Hetmyer, Shai Hope, Keemo Paul, Kemar Roach.

Team News:

India:

  • Team India can give a chance to Ravi Ashwin in place of M Shami. Chances of same are less.
  • KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal are likely to open the innings. Cheteshwar Pujara will bat at number 3rd.
  • Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, and Hanuma Vihari will handle the middle order.
  • Rishabh Pant and Ravi Jadeja will follow them.
  • Ravindra Jadeja will play the role of an allrounder. Hanuma Vihari can also bowl a few overs.
  • A trio of Mohammad Shami, Ishant Sharma, and Jasprit Bumrah will handle the pace department while Jadeja and Vihari will lead the spin attack.

Windies:

  • Keemo Paul was ruled out of the first test due to injury and has been deemed fit replacing Miguel Cummins in the squad. Considering the pitch conditions, Anyone of Keemo Paul or Rakheem Cornwall can play.
  • Kraigg Brathwaite and John Campbell will open the innings. S Brooks, Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer, Roston Chase and Shai Hope will follow them.
  • Jason Holder and Roston Chase will play the role of an allrounder. Keemo Paul/R Cornwall will support them.
  • Kemar Roach, Shannon Gabriel, and Jason Holder will spearhead the pace attack while Roston Chase will be the key spinner. Campbell and Brathwaite can also spin the ball.
  • Place of Shamarh Brooks can also be risky and wicket-keeper batsman J Hamilton can replace him.

Probable Playing XI:

IND:
KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (c), Ajinkya Rahane, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Ishant Sharma, Mohammad Shami, Jasprit Bumrah.

WI:
Kraigg Brathwaite, John Campbell, Shamarh Brooks/J Hamilton, Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer, Roston Chase, Shai Hope (wk), Jason Holder (c), Keemo Paul/R Cornwall, Kemar Roach, Shannon Gabriel.

Key Players for IND vs WI Dream11 Prediction:

Wicket-Keeper:

Primary Options: Shai Hope and Rishabh Pant.

Shai Hope is one of the best Windies batsmen but is in poor form from past few months. He will bat in the middle order. He scored 26 runs in the first test.

Rishabh Pant is a destructive batsman but has been lackluster in this tour scoring only one good knock of 65 runs. In the first test, He scored 24 and seven runs in two innings. He will hope to score big in the second test.

Batsmen for WI vs IND Dream11 Team:

Primary Options: Virat Kohli, C Pujara, A Rahane, KL Rahul, K Brathwaite, S Hetmyer.

Skipper Virat Kohli is one of the most consistent and best batsmen in the world. He scored 234 runs in two ODI matches and also scored good fifty in second innings of the first test.

C Pujara is a reliable test batsman averaging 50 in this format. He scored a century in the practice match but failed in the first test and will be keen to score a good knock in the last test of the tour.

Ajinkya Rahane proved the critics and displayed his form scoring crucial 81 and 102 in two innings. He is the best overseas test batsmen for India.

KL Rahul will open the innings and is an outstanding performer. He scored 44 and 38 in two innings and will hope to score big in the second test.

Kraigg Brathwaite is a consistent performer and will hope to score big in the second test. He can also be handy with the ball. He has a good experience and can be a good pick in WI vs IND Dream11 team.

S Hetmyer has performed well for Windies. However, His recent form is a cause of concern as he failed to perform in past time. He scored 35 and one runs in two innings of the first test.

Other Options: Mayank Agarwal, John Campbell, Darren Bravo, S Brooks.

Mayank Agarwal showed good intent in the Australian tour and will be eager to play a good knock in the second test.

John Campbell is an attacking opener but will find it difficult in front of lethal Indian Pacers. He scored 23 runs in first innings.

Darren Bravo is in poor form from last year and will hope to end the drought of runs in the second test.

S Brooks made his debut in the last match and is a talented youngster. His place is risky in this match.

All-rounders:

Primary Options: Jason Holder, Hanuma Vihari, Roston Chase, Ravindra Jadeja.

Skipper Jason Holder has performed well in both the departments and is a must pick in WI vs IND Dream11 team. He scored 47 runs and took two scalps in the first test.

Hanuma Vihari is a talented batsman and has performed well for India in test format. He scored 32 and 93 runs in two innings and can also bowl a few overs.

Roston Chase is best windies batsman of spin bowling and can also be useful with the ball. He took six scalps and scored 60 runs in the first test.

R Jadeja is in good form recently and can be excellent with the bat, bowl as well as on the field. He scored crucial 58 runs and took two scalps in first innings.

Bowlers for India vs West Indies Dream11 Team:

Primary Options: J Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Kemar Roach, M Shami.

Jasprit Bumrah bamboozled Windies batsman with a lethal spell in second innings taking five wicket-haul on the expense of just seven runs in his 8-over spell.

Ishant Sharma bowled exceedingly well in first test-taking five and three wickets in two innings. He can also be handy with the bat.

M Shami was in lethal form in World Cup 2019 taking a plethora of wickets in limited chances. He took two wickets in both innings of the first test.

Kemar Roach performed exceptionally well in World Cup 2019. He also bowled well in the first test-taking four wicket-haul in first innings. He can also be handy with bat and scored attacking 38 runs in last innings.

Other Options: Shannon Gabriel

Shannon Gabriel is a hit-the-deck pace bowler and can be lethal on his day. He took four scalps in the first test.

IND vs WI Dream11 Team Prediction: 

After the announcement of the playing XI, This team will be updated on Telegram.

Team updated:

J Hamilton(wk)
KL Rahul
C Pujara
Virat Kohli (C)
J Campbell
Roston Chase (Vc)
Ravindra Jadeja
Jason Holder
J Bumrah
Ishant Sharma/M Shami
Kemar Roach

Captain and Vc Choices: Virat Kohli, C Pujara, KL Rahul, Jason Holder, Roston Chase, R Jadeja, J Bumrah, Shai Hope.

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