Brian Lara Stadium Pitch Report, IND vs WI 1st T20I: Brian Lara Stadium is all set to host upcoming India vs West Indies 1st T20 match, check below pitch report, today’s weather forecast for Tarouba Trinidad, and more details.
Team India heads into the upcoming five-match T20I series on the back of a successful ODI series win over the West Indies.
The upcoming 5-match T20I Series will commence in Tarouba and eventually move on to Guyana and Florida.
India Vs West Indies 1st T20I match
For the upcoming match, Hardik Pandya will lead the Blue team while Rovman Powell will lead the hosts. Both teams are set to introduce a fresh list of players in their squad. Players like Nicholas Pooran, Johnson Charles, Jason Holder, Odion Smith, Obed McCoy, and Akeel Hossian will join the hosts. Meanwhile, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Tilak Verma, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan, and Arshdeep Singh are the new names to join the Indian squad.
The upcoming series will be Team India’s first T20 match after their 2-1 win in the home series against New Zealand. Meanwhile, this will also be West Indies’ first T20I match after their 2-1 series win over South Africa in March this year. Both the teams are heading towards series after Test and ODI series. On both those occasions, India won against the hosts.
Brian Lara Stadium pitch report
The pitch at the Brian Lara Stadium has hosted only one T20I match, where the team batting first won. The last match it hosted was an ODI match in which the team batting first also won the match. However, in both these matches, the fast bowlers found it easy in the early parts of the game while the spinners fared better in the later parts. Fans can expect to see a high-scoring thriller in the upcoming matches.