IND vs WI: Team India created history under Rohit’s captaincy, equaled Pakistan’s big record

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Kolkata: India beat West Indies by 17 runs in the final match of the T20I series. With this, Rohit Sharma’s team won the three-match series by 3-0. The Indian team won the first match of the series by 6 wickets and the second by 8 runs. Earlier the ODI series was also cleaned up by the Indian team. Playing first in the last match, India scored 184 runs. West Indies team could only score 167 runs. This is the Indian team’s 9th consecutive win in T20 Internationals. India’s last defeat in this format was against New Zealand in their second match of the World Cup last year. After that India won all the three matches played in the tournament. The team defeated Afghanistan by 66 runs, Scotland by 8 wickets and Namibia by 9 wickets. After the tournament, the team won the three-match T20I series against New Zealand 3–0. Pakistan has also won 9 consecutive matches in T20 International match. The team achieved this feat in 2018. Now the Indian team will have a chance to beat Pakistan in the series against Sri Lanka. That series is starting from 24 February. India had won 9 consecutive matches in 2020 even before this, but two wins came in the Super Over. Afghanistan and Romania hold the record for most consecutive wins in T20 International cricket. Afghanistan won 12 consecutive matches between 2018 and 2019. During this, the team defeated Zimbabwe, Bangladesh and Ireland. At the same time, Romania won 12 consecutive matches between 2020 and 2021. Romania has not played a match since winning 12 matches in a row.

[Attribution to NBT]

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