Fast bowlers Mohammed Siraj and Prasidh Krishna picked three wickets each as India thrashed West Indies by 96 runs in the third and final one-day international to clean sweep the series (3-0) in Ahmedabad on Friday.
Chasing 266 for victory, West Indies got all out for just 169 in 37.1 overs. All-rounder Odean Smith top-scored for his side with 36 off 18 balls, and stand-in skipper Nicholas Pooran made 34 (39).
Earlier, Shreyas Iyer (80) and Rishabh Pant (56) helped India to post 265 runs on the board after captain Rohit Sharma opted to bat first. Jason Holder was the pick of the bowlers for the hosts with 4/34.
The two teams now head to Kolkata for three-match T20I series starting Wednesday, February 16.
Here’s how Twitter reacted:
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) February 11, 2022
Congratulations Captain @ImRo45 and team India for winning the ODI series against West Indies .. good to see @ShreyasIyer15 @imkuldeep18 @prasidh43 @RishabhPant17 @deepak_chahar9 performances .. #INDvWI
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) February 11, 2022
Congratulations Team India for winning the ODI series v WI 3-0. Key takeaways: Rohit's captaincy, Prasidh showing great promise, Chahal showing his value. Suryakumar Yadav & Shreyas played key knocks in 2nd & 3rd ODIs respectively. Hooda impressed as well #INDvWI
— Sarang Bhalerao (@bhaleraosarang) February 11, 2022
𝗧𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗪𝗶𝗻𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗙𝗲𝗲𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗴 👏 😊
— BCCI (@BCCI) February 11, 2022
— Mohandas Menon (@mohanstatsman) February 11, 2022
— Cricket Times (@CricketTimesHQ) February 11, 2022
West Indies is plain bad. #INDvWI
— Boria Majumdar (@BoriaMajumdar) February 11, 2022
All smiles for #TeamIndia
— Punjab Kings (@PunjabKingsIPL) February 11, 2022
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) February 11, 2022
— Chennai Super Kings – Mask P😷du Whistle P🥳du! (@ChennaiIPL) February 11, 2022
History created by Rohit Sharma and India.
For the first time India clean sweeps West Indies in a bilateral ODI series.
— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) February 11, 2022
— Lucknow Super Giants (@LucknowIPL) February 11, 2022
— Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) February 11, 2022