West Indies beat India by 16 runs in 3rd ...

West Indies beat India by 16 runs in 3rd ODI

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Published on: Dec 05, 2011

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West Indies made 260 for five against India in the third One-day International at Sardar Patel Stadium here Monday.

West Indies made 260 for five against India in the third One-day International at Sardar Patel Stadium here Monday.

Marlon Samuels was the top-scorer with 58 while captain Darren Sammy smashed an unbeaten 41 off 17 balls towards the end. Andre Russell made 40 runs off 18 balls.

The West Indies collected 52 runs from the last three overs.

With a chance to win the series at stake, Indian skipper VirenderSehwag won the toss and chose to bowl first in the third ODI against the West Indies at Motera on Monday.

AbhimanyuMithun ahead of the announcement of Praveen Kumar's replacement for the Australia tour, the Indian think-tank drafted the medium pacer into the XI in place of Varun Aaron, who has been rested.

That was the only change in the Indian team sheet as Sehwag based his decision to bowl first on the due expected late in the evening.

West Indies have brought in right-arm offbreak bowler Sunil Narine to add some variety to their pace-heavy attack.

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