Highlights: 2nd ODI: India Vs West Indies in Visakhapatnam

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Updated: Sunday, November 24, 2013, 22:00 [IST]
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Visakhapatnam, Nov 24: West Indies edged India by two wickets in a close last-over finish to level the three-match ODI series 1-1 here on Sunday.


The visitors, in pursuit of 289, were aided by four half centuries from Kieran Powell, Darren Bravo, Lendl Simmons and Darren Sammy.

Highlights: 2nd ODI: India Vs WI

Sammy topscored with an unbeaten 63 and stayed till the end. He scored the winning run in the final over off Mohit Sharma. West Indies needed 3 runs in the last over.

Earlier, Virat Kohli fell short of his 18th ODI hundred by one run while captain MS Dhoni scored a quick 51 not out as India made 288/7 in 50 overs.


Fours: India: 27; West Indies: 31

Sixes: India: 6; West Indies: 6

Top scorers: India: Virat Kohli 99 (100 balls, 9x4); West Indies: Darren Sammy 63 not out (45 balls, 4x4, 4x6)

Highest wickets: West Indies: Ravi Rampaul 4/60 in 10 overs; India: 2 wickets each for Bhuvneshwar Kumar (2/56 in 9), Mohammed Shami (2/55 in 7), R Ashwin (2/37 in 10)

# West Indies chased down 289 in 49.3 overs losing 8 wickets. This is the Caribbean side's fourth highest successful run-chase in ODIs

# India were let down by dropped catches. Also, the bowlers found it tough to grip the ball with dew on the outfield

# The three-match series is tied 1-1. The final ODI is in Kanpur on November 27 (day game, 9 AM IST)

# There was some drama in the end when Mohammed Shami took two wickets in the 49th over. But Sammy saw the visitors home

# Darren Sammy hit a 45-ball 63 not out (4x4, 4x6). This is his second-best score in ODIs

# Lendl Simmons made 62 (74 balls, 5x4, 1x6)

# Simmons was dropped on 43 by Yuvraj Singh off Bhuvneshwar Kumar

# Darren Bravo scored 50 off 54 balls with 8 fours

# Darren Bravo was dropped thrice, on 44 (by MS Dhoni and Suresh Raina off R Ashwin) and on 45 by Mohammed Shami (catch off his own bowling)

# Kieran Powell hit 59 (70 balls, 7x4, 1x6)

# Jason Holder was dropped on 0 by Dhoni off Bhuvneshwar

# Darren Bravo-Powell had a 100-run partnership for the 3rd wicket in 16.3 overs

# Simmons-Sammy association produced 82 in 12.3 overs for the 6th wicket. This partnership turned the match

# Ravindra Jadeja took his 50th wicket in ODIs this year. He is the leading wicket-taker in 2013

# Jadeja is the third Indian bowler after Anil Kumble (61 in 1996) and Ajit Agarkar (58 in 1998) to take 50 or more ODI wickets in a calendar year

# West Indies were 60/2 in the first 10 overs. They scored 15/0 in the batting powerplay (36 to 40 overs)

# WI's 50 took 57 balls. 100: 112; 150: 161; 200: 233; 250: 269

# India scored 288/7 in 50 overs, 62 runs came in the final 5 overs

# Virat Kohli missed out on his 18th ODI hundred, he was caught out on 99

# This was Kohli's 28th ODI half century

# On 64, Kohli had a reprieve when Dwayne Bravo could not hold on to a catch off his own bowling

# Dhoni captained India for the 150th time in ODIs. He is second behind Mohammad Azharuddin (174) for India

# Dhoni is the first wicketkeeper-batsman to captain a side in 150 ODIs

# Dhoni scored his 50th half century today

# Dhoni was 51 not out off 40 with 3 fours and 4 sixes

# Dhoni and R Ashwin put on 47 for the 7th wicket in just 3.2 overs (run rate 14.10)

# During his knock of 35 today, Shikhar Dhawan completed 1,000 runs this year. He has batted in 22 innings in 2013. He has four hundreds and four fifties this year

# India scored 48/1 in first 10 overs

# India's 50 came off 63 balls; 100: 120; 150: 181; 200: 217; 250: 283

# In the batting powerplay, India scored 15/2 (36 to 40 overs)

# Raina was dropped on 13 by Kieran Powell off Lendl Simmons

# India dropped Jaydev Unadkat and brought in Mohit Sharma

# West Indies made two changes. The injured Chris Gayle was replaced by Powell and Veerasammy Permaul came in for Narsingh Deonarine


Story first published:  Sunday, November 24, 2013, 17:36 [IST]
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