The first match of the Test series between India and West Indies is played in Dominica. By the end of the game on the second day, India had scored 312 runs in the first innings at the loss of 2 wickets. Yashasvi Jaiswal had scored 143 runs without losing. Virat Kohli was unbeaten after scoring 36 runs. Now the game of the third day will be played. The West Indies team managed a score of 150 runs in the first innings.
By the end of the game on the second day, India had a 162-run lead. Captain Rohit Sharma and Yashasvi came to start in the first innings for Team India. Rohit scored 103 runs off 221 balls. He also hit 10 fours and 2 sixes. Shubman Gill came out after scoring just 6 runs. Yashasvi and Kohli remained undefeated until the end of the game on the second day. Yashasvi scored an unbeaten 143 off 350 balls. Kohli faced 96 balls and scored 36 unbeaten.
In the first Test, it didn’t take long for the bowlers of the Indian team to close out the first innings of the West Indies team. The team was down to 150 races on the first day. The highest inning of 47 runs was played by Alik Athanaj of the host team. Aside from this, the team’s second-highest score was 20 runs, scored by captain Craig Brathwaite.
In Indian bowling, Ravichandran Ashwin took 5 wickets showing the magic of his spin. Apart from this, Ravindra Jadeja took 3 wickets while Mohammad Siraj and Shardul Thakur took 1-1 wickets. By the end of the first day’s game, the India team had also scored 80 runs in their first innings without losing. Ashwin also completed his 700 wickets in international cricket with excellent bowling, in which he became only the third Indian bowler to do so.