- Title: Cricket-India's Kohli floors West Indies to secure T20 series win
- Date: 11th December 2019
- Summary: MUMBAI, MAHARASHTRA, INDIA (DECEMBER 11, 2019) (ANI - NO USE INDIA) POLICEMEN ON STANDBY AT ENTRY GATE FANS AT ENTRY GATE POLICEMEN ON STANDBY AT ENTRY GATE
- Embargoed: 25th December 2019 19:01
- Keywords: Evin Lewis India K.L. Rahul Kieron Pollard Mumbai Virat Kohli Wankheded Stadium West Indies
- Location: MUMBAI, MAHARASHTRA, INDIA
- City: MUMBAI, MAHARASHTRA, INDIA
- Country: India
- Topics: Cricket,Sport
- Reuters ID: LVA001B9J9NWV
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text: India captain Virat Kohli led a six-hitting fest against West Indies during a blistering unbeaten knock of 70 off 29 balls, guiding his team to a 67-run series-clinching victory in the third and final Twenty20 international on Wednesday (December 11).
Asked to set a target in the decider at Wankhede Stadium, the hosts batted the Caribbean side out of the contest with an imposing total of 240 for three from their 20 overs.
In reply, the twice world champions in the format finished on 173 for eight with captain Kieron Pollard top-scoring with 68 from 39, his innings studded with six sixes and five fours.
Hard-hitting West Indies opener Evin Lewis suffered soft tissue damage to his right knee while fielding and was unable to bat, dealing them a blow before their chase even started.
The sides will next play three one-day internationals, beginning with the first match at Chennai on Sunday.
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