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In pics | IND vs WI 2nd T20I: Rohit Sharma's sublime century takes India to series win

Catch all the top moments from the second T20I between India and the West Indies played at the Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee International Cricket Stadium, Lucknow.

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India and West Indies met for the 2nd T20I at the Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee International Cricket Stadium, Lucknow. Both teams came into the match with just one change to their line-ups. Bhuvneshwar Kumar replacing Umesh Yadav for India and Nicholas Pooran taking the place of Rovman Powell for the Windies. Carlos Brathwaite won the toss and chose to bowl. (Image: AP)
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India and West Indies met for the 2nd T20I at the Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee International Cricket Stadium, Lucknow. Both teams came into the match with just one change to their line-ups. Bhuvneshwar Kumar replacing Umesh Yadav for India and Nicholas Pooran taking the place of Rovman Powell for the Windies. Carlos Brathwaite won the toss and chose to bowl. (Image: AP)

Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan got India off to a good start. After taking their time to settle in the duo began attacking the bowlers and finding the boundaries with ease. They added 123 runs for the first wicket off just 86 deliveries. (Image: AP)
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Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan got India off to a good start. After taking their time to settle in the duo began attacking the bowlers and finding the boundaries with ease. They added 123 runs for the first wicket off just 86 deliveries. (Image: AP)

Rohit Sharma was in sublime form as he sent the bowlers on a leather hunt right through his innings. He brought up his fifty in the 13th over coming off just 38 deliveries. (Image: AP)
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Rohit Sharma was in sublime form as he sent the bowlers on a leather hunt right through his innings. He brought up his fifty in the 13th over coming off just 38 deliveries. (Image: AP)

The Windies finally got the breakthrough in the 14th over. Dhawan was looking to accelerate but his slog-sweep went straight to Nicholas Pooran who took a good catch on the dive to dismiss the opener. Rishabh Pant was able to add just 5 runs before finding a fielder just 7 balls later. (Image: AP)
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The Windies finally got the breakthrough in the 14th over. Dhawan was looking to accelerate but his slog-sweep went straight to Nicholas Pooran who took a good catch on the dive to dismiss the opener. Rishabh Pant was able to add just 5 runs before finding a fielder just 7 balls later. (Image: AP)

Rohit Sharma became the first man to score four T20I centuries as he brought up his 100 off just 58 deliveries in the final over. The Indian skipper stitched together a quick-scoring 62-run partnership off just 28 balls with KL Rahul to give India a commanding total of 195/2 after 20 overs. (Image: AP)
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Rohit Sharma became the first man to score four T20I centuries as he brought up his 100 off just 58 deliveries in the final over. The Indian skipper stitched together a quick-scoring 62-run partnership off just 28 balls with KL Rahul to give India a commanding total of 195/2 after 20 overs. (Image: AP)

Defending 195 India got off to a great start as young pacer Khaleel Ahmed clean bowled Shai Hope in just the second over of West Indies innings. The left-arm pacer then dismissed Shimron Hetmyer in the 7th over to reduce Windies 33/2. (Image: AP)
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Defending 195 India got off to a great start as young pacer Khaleel Ahmed clean bowled Shai Hope in just the second over of West Indies innings. The left-arm pacer then dismissed Shimron Hetmyer in the 7th over to reduce Windies 33/2. (Image: AP)

Kuldeep Yadav then scalped the wickets of Darren Bravo and Nicholas Pooran in a single over to leave the Windies reeling at 52/4. Rohit Sharma took a sharp catch in the slips to send Bravo back while Pooran was castled by a googly. (Image: AP)
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Kuldeep Yadav then scalped the wickets of Darren Bravo and Nicholas Pooran in a single over to leave the Windies reeling at 52/4. Rohit Sharma took a sharp catch in the slips to send Bravo back while Pooran was castled by a googly. (Image: AP)

The Match kept slipping away from the Windies grip as the Indian bowlers kept chipping in with wickets. Kieron Pollard, Fabian Allen and Keemo Paul too returned without adding much to the scoreboard. (Image: AP)
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The Match kept slipping away from the Windies grip as the Indian bowlers kept chipping in with wickets. Kieron Pollard, Fabian Allen and Keemo Paul too returned without adding much to the scoreboard. (Image: AP)

Bhuvneshwar Kumar got Denesh Ramdin caught out in the 14th over and Krunal Pandya dislodged the stumps with a direct throw to send back Fabian Allen on a duck off the very next ball. Windies were struggling at 82/7 after the fall of those two wickets with their tail coming out to bat. (Image: AP)
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Bhuvneshwar Kumar got Denesh Ramdin caught out in the 14th over and Krunal Pandya dislodged the stumps with a direct throw to send back Fabian Allen on a duck off the very next ball. Windies were struggling at 82/7 after the fall of those two wickets with their tail coming out to bat. (Image: AP)

Brathwaite and Keemo Paul stitched together the highest partnership of the Windies innings adding 33 runs before Rohit took his third catch to dismiss Paul off Bhuvneshwar’s bowling in the 19th over. Bumrah then scalped Khary Pierre in the final over as Windies finished with 124/9 after 20 overs. The win gave India an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series with just one match remaining. (Image: AP)
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Brathwaite and Keemo Paul stitched together the highest partnership of the Windies innings adding 33 runs before Rohit took his third catch to dismiss Paul off Bhuvneshwar’s bowling in the 19th over. Bumrah then scalped Khary Pierre in the final over as Windies finished with 124/9 after 20 overs. The win gave India an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series with just one match remaining. (Image: AP)

First Published on Nov 6, 2018 11:24 pm
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