India defeated WI by 67 runs in the third and final T20 match played at Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium to take the series 2-1. In fact, it would not be wrong to say that the result of the match was almost decided in the first innings of the match, when India gave the guests a target of 241 runs, which was quite difficult. From the beginning of the chase to the end of the match, the Windies never appeared in the match and the match proved completely one sided.
Windies were uprooted by losing three wickets for 41 runs in the first six overs. After this Hetmyer made 41 runs, while Windies captain Keron Pollard scored 58 off 39 balls keeping the audience entertained. The Windies batsmen could not get up again in the match due to the heavy burden of 240 runs. His team could only score 173 runs for 8 wickets in 20 overs and remained miles away from the target.
Deepak Chahar, Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Kuldeep Yadav took two wickets each for India. Earlier Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul gave a brilliant start of 135 runs for the first wicket. Rohit scored 71 off 34 balls, while KL Rahul contributed 91 runs from 56 balls. Kohli remained unbeaten after scoring 72 runs from just 29 balls. Rahul was chosen as man of the match and Virat Kohli was chosen as man of the series.