WI Playing 11 for India vs West Indies T20I 2023; Top Picks, Fantasy Cricket Tips for IND vs WI Dream11 Team Prediction

Pubnews: WI Playing 11 for India vs West Indies T20I 2023; Top Picks, Fantasy Cricket Tips for IND vs WI Dream11 Team Prediction. The 5th T20 match of India vs West Indies T20I Series 2023 is set to take place on October 13th at the Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill. The match is scheduled to begin at 8:00 PM IST, promising an exciting clash between the two cricketing giants.

Match Details:

  • Match: 5th T20 Match, India vs West Indies T20I Series 2023
  • Date: October 13th, 2023
  • Venue: Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill
  • Time: 8:00 PM IST

Series Recap: West Indies had a strong start to the T20 series, claiming victories in the first two matches. However, India made a powerful comeback, securing wins in the third and fourth T20 matches. With the series now level, the fifth and final match holds significant importance as both teams vie for the series title.


West Indies’ Potential Turnaround: The West Indies team has a chance to turn around a challenging season by clinching the T20 series victory. Despite a rocky start, their batting lineup boasts players like Myers, King, Hope, Pooran, and Hetmyer who have been consistently performing well. Team unity will be essential for the West Indies, as relying solely on individual performances might not suffice against a formidable Indian side featuring players like Gill and Surya.

Evenly Matched Contest: The upcoming match promises a thrilling showdown, with both teams having won two out of the last four matches they’ve played against each other. This equilibrium in recent performances adds an extra layer of excitement for fans, making this contest a must-watch for cricket enthusiasts.

West Indies Playing XI Team News:

  • West Indies is expected to make some changes in their playing 11.
  • The top 5 batsmen are likely to retain their positions.
  • Roston Chase may replace Jason Holder to offer an additional slow bowling option.
  • The spin duo of Yannick Kariya or Gudakesh Moti, who impressed in India vs West Indies ODI series, might be missed.
  • The experienced Alzarri Joseph could replace Joseph McCoy for this high-pressure game.
West Indies Playing XI:
  • Kyle Meyers (VC)
  • Brandon King
  • Shai Hope
  • Nicholas Pooran
  • Rovman Powell (C)
  • Shimron Hetmyer
  • Romario Shepherd
  • Jason Holder / Roston Chase
  • Odeon Smith
  • Akil Hossein
  • Obed McCoy / Alzarri Joseph

Dream11 Prediction: As the series remains on a knife’s edge, predicting a clear winner for the final match is a challenge. Both India and West Indies have demonstrated their strengths and skills, making the outcome uncertain.

While West Indies managed to defeat India in the initial matches, India has bounced back strongly with wins in the third and fourth T20 matches. India’s key batsmen such as Gill, Surya, Jaiswal, and Tilak have performed well, and bowlers like Kuldeep and Arshdeep have been effective in taking wickets.

Key Fantasy Cricket Picks for West Indies:

  • Nicholas Pooran: Despite a relatively subdued performance in the 4th T20, Pooran’s IPL track record and aggressive hitting ability make him a valuable asset.
  • Romario Shepherd: A strong all-rounder, Shepherd’s batting and bowling prowess, evident from his impressive strike rates, make him a key player.

Nicholas Pooran Stats T20I (Career):

  • Runs: 1615
  • Strike Rate: 131.94
  • Last 5 T20I Performances: 1, 20, 67, 41, 41
  • Choice of captain or vice-captain: Captain

Romario Shepherd T20I Stats (Career):

  • Bowling:
    • Wickets: 27
    • Strike Rate: 18.8
    • Last 5 T20I Performances: 1/35, 0/36, 2/28, 2/33, 0/44
  • Batting:
    • Runs: 301
    • Strike Rate: 153
    • Choice of captain or vice-captain: Vice-captain

The final match promises an exhilarating showdown as India and West Indies battle it out for T20 supremacy. Fans can look forward to a nail-biting contest between these two formidable cricketing nations.