Host India will play their First Home game this year against West Indies at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on 6th February, It will be also start of a new era for Indian Cricket with Rohit Sharma Playing his First ODI as a full time captain after being appointed last year, he was Injured and could not led the team against South Africa.
India has already hurt by COVID with Dhawan, Gaikwad and other 5 players are in Isolation and will only play if they come two negative results and because of this Mayank Aggarwal has been added to squad Alongside Ishan Kishan.
IND v WI: Match Details
- Date – Sunday, February 06, 2022
- Time – 1:30 PM IST
- Venue – Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad.
With Captain Rohit Sharma already confirmed that Ishan Kishan will open alongside him in the First ODI in the absence of KL Rahul and Dhawan. Rohit said in his statement
I feel it is the right choice. Mayank Agarwal has been kept as a backup in the team at the moment. The other reason is also that Ishan Kishan’s track record in the Vijay Hazare Trophy is exceptional. He has hit hundreds many times and whenever he hits a century it is a big one
All the players are fit and fine and are available for selection as of now confirmed by Skipper Kieron Pollard.
IND v WI Probable Playing XI:
- India – Rohit Sharma, Ishan Kishan, Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant, Suryakumar Yadav, Washington Sundar, Deepak Hooda, Deepak Chahar, Mohammad Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal, Prasidh Krishna.
- West Indies – Shai Hope (wk), Darren Bravo, Nicholas Pooran, Shamarh Brooks, Fabian Allen, Kieron Pollard (c), Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph/ Hayden Walsh, Kemar Roach, Romario Shepherd.
Where to Watch?
India vs West Indies First ODI can be watched on Star Sports Network from 1:30pm IST on 6th of February 2022.
In India, Star Sports Network is the official broadcaster of the India vs West Indies ODI series. Hence, IND vs WI 1st ODI will live telecast on Star Sports channels. The live streaming of the matches will be available on Disney+ Hotstar spp.
In the Caribbean
In the Caribbean region, Flow Sports will present the live telecast of India vs West Indies 1st ODI. Flow Sports app will provide the live streaming of the match.