India vs West Indies Live Score, 3rd ODI

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End of 48th over: A massive over for India as Shardul Thakur and Ravindra Jadeja collect 15 runs from it. A disappointing effort from Sheldon Cottrell. India now need 7 runs from 12 balls remaining.

End of 47th over: A crucial wicket of Virat Kohli in the last over from Keemo Paul but Shardul Thakur and Ravindra Jadeja still manage 8 runs from it. India need another 22 runs with 18 balls remaining. IND 294/6

46.1 overs: OUT! Chopped on! What just happened there? Outside off from Keemo Paul and Virat Kohli goes for the drive. Gets the inside edge and the ball crashes onto the stumps. Kohli walks back after scoring 85. IND 288/6

End of 46th over: Another good over for India as Ravindra Jadeja and Virat Kohli collect 8 runs from it including a boundary. India need another 30 runs from 24 balls remaining.

44.5 overs: FOUR! Bumper from Jason Holder and Ravindra Jadeja's was waiting for it on the backfoot. Pulls it through mid-wicket region and places it to perfection. Jadeja collects his second boundary. IND 277/5

42.5 overs: FOUR! Virat Kohli is once again leading the chase from the front. Collects second boundary of the over. After playing the second ball beautifully behind the stumps, Kohli this time powerfully punches Khary Pierre through mid-wicket region for the second four. An absolute cracker from Kohli on that occasion. IND 262/5

250 up for India!Virat Kohli pushes Jason Holder's delivery to mid-wicket for a comfortable single to bring up India's 250 in 41.2 overs. India need another 66 runs from 52 balls remaining.

End of 40th over: After conceding 11 in his last over, Joseph comes back strongly only to give 5 runs. IND 237/5

38.5 overs: OUT! Here comes the Cottrell salute again as the Windies pacer cleans up Kedar Jadhav, who misses the ball altogether, for 9. IND 228/5

End of 38th over: A boundary each by Kohli and Jadhav off Joseph bring 11 runs for India after previous two tidy overs. IND 221/4

End of 37th over: Keemo Paul delivers another tight over giving away just 4 runs. IND 210/4

36.3 overs: FIFTY! Skipper Kohli brings up his 50 off 51 balls to keep India on track. This is Kohli's 55th ODI half century.

End of 36th over: Another good over from paceman Holder. Just five runs coming from it. IND 206/4

34.6 overs: OUT! Rishabh Pant chops the ball back onto his stumps. Wide outside off from Keemo Paul and Pant goes for the drive. Inside edge and the ball crashes onto his stumps. Pant departs for 7. IND 201/4 End of 34th over: Another good over for India as Virat Kohli and Rishabh Pant collect 7 runs from it including a boundary. Required rate for India at the moment is 7.56. IND 195/3

32.3 overs: OUT! Sheryas Iyer disappoints today. Hits the ball to Alzarri Joseph at fine leg. He takes a good catch, diving forward. Keemo Paul has his first wicket of the evening. Iyer departs for 7. IND 188/3

31.4 overs: FOUR! FOUR! Short on both the occasions from Alzarri Joseph and Virat Kohli smacks him for back-to-back boundaries in the same area. Kohli now getting into the groove and looking in command. IND 182/2

29.5 overs: OUT! Alzarri Joseph gets the big wicket of KL Rahul. And what a time to gt the breakthrough. KL was looking in sublime touch but misses out on this occasion. Tries to pull but gets cramped for room. Shai Hope does the rest behind the stumps. Rahul walks back after scoring 77 runs.

27.5 overs: SIX! Great pickup shot from KL Rahul. Great use of the wrists. On the pads from Joseph and KL was waiting for it. Slams it over the square leg fence and the ball lands in the stands. IND 161/1

150 up for India! And Virat Kohli takes India to the 150-run mark with a cracking boundary through covers. Outside off from Keemo Paul and Kohli wasted no time on that one. India gets there in 26.5 overs, require another 165 runs to win.

We are half way through! After 25 overs India have 141 runs on the board for the loss of one wicket, that of Rohit Sharma. Virat Kohli (10*) and KL Rahul (65*) are out in the middle, leading India's run chase.

23.4 overs: FOUR! Outside off from Jason Holder and the Virat Kohli is in action. Hits a gorgeous cover drive as the ball races to the fence. Kohli has his first boundary of the evening. IND 138/1

21.2 overs: OUT! West Indies finally have their first breakthrough. Jason Holder gets the big wicket of Rohit Sharma. Outside off from Holder and Rohit goes for the drive. Only manages a thick outside edge and Shai Hope behind the stumps completes a simple catch. Rohit walks back after scoring 63 runs. IND 122/1

18.2 overs: FOUR! Timing and placement both were exquisite on that occasion from Rohit Sharma. Loosener from Khary Pierre gets the treatment. IND 107/0

50 for Rohit Sharma! And what an year he has had. Fifty in the final ODI of the year. But India still need a lot more from him in the run chase. Gets to his 43rd ODI fifty off 52 balls. Golden run for 'Hitman' continues as India solid in 316-run chase. IND 103/0 in 17.4 overs

50 for KL Rahul! An excellent knock from KL in a big run-chase. Made a comeback in the team in place of injured Shikhar Dhawan and what a way he has grabbed the opportunity. Gets to his fifth 50 in ODIs off just 49 balls.

100 up for India! A comfortable single on the off side offAlzarri Joseph and India get to the 100-run mark in 16 overs. India need 216 more runs. KL Rahul 49* Rohit Sharma 48*

End of 13th over: A tidy first over from Khary Pierre comes to an end. Five singles from it. Both Rohit and Rahul now looking to rotate strike after a good start. IND 82/0

11.3 overs: FOUR! Short outside off from Roston Chase and KL Rahul cuts the ball as it races to the fence. It was in the air for a while but wide of the point fielder. Both KL and Rohit have batted beautifully so far. IND 74/0

End of 1st powerplay! An excellent start from Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul in a big 316-run chase. Both have once again laid a good platform, adding 59 runs in the first first powerplay. Rohit Sharma 34* KL Rahul 25*

50 up for India! Another delivery on the pads and it gets the same treatment. Too easy for KL Rahul as he flicks it fine on the leg side. The ball races to the fence. 50 comes up for India in 8.1 overs. Rohit Sharma 28* KL Rahul 23*

End of 7th over: KL Rahul ends Keemo Paul's first over with a boundary on the on-side. Misfield from Roston Chase at mid on an the outfield at Barabati stadium is very quick. The ball races to the fence. IND 43/0

5.5 overs: FOUR! Now KL Rahul cracks a boundary through covers. Outside off from Jason Holder and KL wasted no time on that one. Punches it through the in-field and the ball races to the fence. IND 36/0

5.3 overs: FOUR! On the pads from Jason Holder once again and Rohit Sharma just places the ball on the on side to collect a boundary. Fine leg was inside the circle and the ball beats the deep fielder as well.

3.4 overs: FOUR! This time Rohit goes through covers. He is looking in good touch today. Finds the gap beautifully on the off side. Rohit has just taken off after a silent first over. He moves to 19 off 14 balls. IND 25/0

3.2 overs: SIX! That as humongous from Hitman. Short from Jason Holder and Rohit tonks it over the deep mid-wicket fence. The ball lands 10 rows inside the stands. IND 21/0

2.3 overs: FOUR! Rohit Sharma gets going from the other end as well. Second boundary for him in three balls. After playing out Sheldon Cottrell's first over a maiden, Rohit is now taking on him. IND 12/0

1.1 overs: FOUR! KL Rahul gets off the mark first ball. On the pads from Jason Holder and that was too easy for Rahul with the kind of form he is in. Clips it behind square leg to collect four runs. IND 4/0

End of 1st over: Sheldon Cottrell starts off with a maiden. An excellent start from him. Jason Holder will share the new ball with Cottrell from the other end. IND 0/0

Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul are out in the middle to start the India run chase. Sheldon Cottrell has the new ball in hand. A wide slip in place for him. Here we go!

Innings Break!

Riding on a record fifth wicket partnership of 135 runs between Kieron Pollard and Nicholas Pooran, West Indies posted 315 for 5 against India in the series decider in Cuttack. Put into bat after losing the toss, West Indies got off to a decent start with Evin Lewis (21) and Shai Hope (42) adding 57 runs for the opening wicket. But then the visitors lost wickets in quick succession as bowlers helped India bounce back. Pollard and Pooran played watchfully in the middle overs to steady the Windies innings. With boundaries at regular intervals the duo also kept the scoring rate close to 5. In the process, Pooran got to his fifth ODI fifty. After the departure of Pooran, Pollard smacked the India bowlers all around the park and also raised his 10th fifty. In the final two overs Pollard and Jason Holder collected 32 runs, helping Windies post a challenging total. For India, debutant Navdeep Saini picked up two wickets while Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami and Shardul Thakur picked up a wicket apiece.

West Indies post 315/5 in 50 overs! Nicholas Pooran 89 Kieron Pollard 74* Navdeep Saini 2/58

Kieron Pollard and Jason Holder collect 16 runs in the final over as West Indies reach 315/5 in 50 overs. The visitors added 118 runs in the final 10 overs. And they now have a very good total on the board.

End of 49th over: 16-run penultimate over from Navdeep Saini comes to an end. Pollard smacks two fours and a six in it. Mohammed Shami will bowl the final over of the innings. WI 299/5

50 for Kieron Pollard! Gets there in style as well with a cracking four straight down the ground off Navdeep Saini. Gets to his 10th ODI fifty off just 44 balls. WI 291/5

47.5 overs: OUT! Shardul Thakur scalps Nicholas Pooran at a crucial juncture. Pooran goes aerial against Thakur on the off side but is not able to connect well. Ravindra Jadeja picks up a fine catch running in from deep cover. Pooran walks back after scoring 89 runs. WI 279/5

47.2 overs: FOUR! Full-toss outside off from Shardul Thakur and Nicholas Pooran slices it in the deep point region to pick up another boundary. Pooran is batting beautifully at the moment. He moves to 83 with that cracking shot. WI 279/4

45.2 overs: FOUR! FOUR! Nicholas Pooran is connecting really well at the moment. Hits Navdeep Saini straight down the ground first ball and then slaps the second one in the deep to collect consecutive boundaries.

43.6 overs: FOUR! Boundary to end the over from Nicholas Pooran. Slices Mohammed Shami's delivery behind point to collect his fifth four. Both Kieron Pollard and Pooran now in fifth gear. WI 234/4

50 for Nicholas Pooran! Gets there in style as well with a cracking six down the ground off Kuldeep Yadav. Scores his 5th fifty in ODIs. His second consecutive half-century of the series. WI 223/4 after 42.3 overs

42.1 overs: SIX! Another mammoth strike from Kieron Pollard. Kuldeep Yadav bowls it in the arc and Pollard hits it straight over the sight screen.

41.3 overs: FOUR! Yorker goes wrong for Navdeep Saini on this occasion. Kieron Pollard clips it to the deep square leg fence to collect four runs. The partnership between Pollard and Nicholas Pooran has moved to 65 off just 61 balls. WI 209/4

200 up for West Indies! Outside edge from Nicholas Pooran's bat off Kuldeep Yadav and the ball races to the the third man fence. 200 comes up for West Indies in 40.5 overs. Nicholas Pooran 42*Kieron Pollard 19*

39.1 0vers: SIX! A cracker from Nicholas Pooran. Charges down the track against Shardul Thakur and slams him over the long off fence. The ball lands into the stands. What a clean strike that was from the left-hander. WI 194/4

38.3 overs: FOUR! Half-volley from Mohammed Shami and Nicholas Pooran drives it through covers. Beats Kuldeep Yadav at mid off and the ball races to the fence. WI 185/4 End of 38th over: An excellent over from Shardul Thakur comes to an end. Just two singles from it. Mohammed Shami comes back into the attack. WI 180/4

36.2 overs: SIX! In the arc for Kieron Pollard and he wasted no time on that one. Slams Kuldeep Yadav over the long on fence for a mammoth six. WI 172/4

34.3 overs: FOUR! Nicholas Pooran is a treat to watch. Glorious cut shot from him off Ravindra Jadeja and the ball races to the deep point fence. WI 159/4

33.1 overs: Review from India! Navdeep Saini hits the boot of Kieron Pollard on the full and appeals. He is not too sure but Virat Kohli has opted for the review. Rod Tucker asks the on-field umpire to stick to the original decision. Pollard survives. India lose their only review. WI 152/4

31.3 overs: OUT! Another wicket for Navdeep Saini. This time he cleans up Roston Chase with a perfect yorker. Saini is now looking very threatening. Chase departs for 38. Debutant Saini has brought India right back into the game. WI 144/4

29.2 overs: OUT! Navdeep Saini strikes second-ball in his comeback spell. Gets the crucial wicket of Shimron Hetmyer. Maiden ODI wicket for Saini as Hetymer hits the ball straight into the hands of the fine-leg fielder. A quickfire 33-ball 37 knock from Hetmyer comes to an end. WI 132/3

27.2 overs: SIX! Shimron Hetmyer goes for the pull against Shardul Thakur but is not able to connect properly. KL Rahul in the deep goes for the catch inches inside from the fence but is not able to hold on. Crosses the rope with the ball in hand and umpire signals six. A terrific effort from Rahul but goes in vain. WI 122/2

End of 27th over: Both Roston Chase and Shimron Hetmyer are now looking to accelerate for West Indies. Collect 11 runs from Ravindra Jadeja's over including a couple of fours. WI 115/2

100 up for West Indies! 25.6 overs: SIX! First maximum of the match for West Indies as Shimron Hetmyer gets hold of Kuldeep Yadav's loosener. Slams him over deep mid-wicket as 100 comes up for the visitors in the 26th over.

End of 22nd over: Another good over from Mohammed Shami comes to an end. Four runs from it. Roston Chase and Shimron Hetmyer looking to rebuild Windies innings after the fall of two quick wickets. WI 79/2

19.2 overs: OUT! Knocked him over! Mohammed Shami produces a wicket second-ball into his comeback spell. Cleans up well-set Shai Hope with a lovely in-swinger. Hope walks back after scoring 42 runs. WI 70/2

End of 19th over: Another tight over from Ravindra Jadeja comes to an end. Just two singles from his over. Mohammed Shami comes back into the attack at the other end. WI 70/1