India vs West Indies : The Batsmen who will matter in this match...
Virat Kohli is one of the best batsmen in the world. There were some question marks over his form before but he has put all that to rest in the last 3 games. He loves the WI bowling and they would be hoping to send him back early.
Match 21, Runs 1110, Avg. 58.42, Strike Rate 92.11, 100s 3.
He enjoys playing against them, be it longer or shorter formats. The elegant right-hander showed traces of his brilliance against the UAE. India will be hoping for him to fire. He has already spent enough time on the Perth wicket.
Match 20, Runs 823, Highest Score 95, Avg. 54.86, Strike Rate 82.46, 50s 9.
The big man is back in with an unprecedented ODI double ton with Zimbabwe at the receiving end. Windies need him to turn things around. If he gets going, Gayle is capable of taking the game away in no time. Four ODI hundreds have come against India but his recent record isn't great.
Match 36, Runs 1220, Highest Score 140, Avg. 33.88, Strike Rate 89.90, 100s 4.
When he burst on to the scene, Steve Waugh presented him a piece of his famous lucky, red handkerchief. His career might have gone up and down but Samuel's still remains their most talented batsman.
Match 38, Runs 1140, Highest Score 126*, Avg. 34.54, Strike Rate 79.66, 100s 3.