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India vs West Indies preview, head to head matches at world cup

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Team India: winnings the matches played in cricket world cup 2015, India tops the table in Pool B and very comfortable side. With batsmen like Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane coming back to the form with Pakistan, UAE and South Africa games, they are very strong in batting. Bhuvaneshwar Kumar back into the side will strengthen pace bowling with Shami and Umesh Yadav. Ashwin is best spin bowler in this event till now. India won 1983 and 2011 world cup and 2003 world cup runner up.

Team West Indies: Chris Gayle and Marlon Samuels form is a big positive thing for West Indies but, Consistency is worry for West Indies. They are chokers in main games. Sunil Narine left is spin bowling weakly and Jerom Taylor is bearing fast bowling. Giving to many runs is worry for West Indies. This is also crucial for them to confirm to quarters finals as Ireland Pakistan were also hunting for the quarters spot. 

Head to Head matches at world cup: Before cricket world cup 2015, 7 matches were played and India won 4 matches , West Indies won 3 matches. With current form and win ratio India have more chances to win this time.

1979 world cup: West Indies won by 9 wickets Gordon Greenidge of West Indies scored 106 runs, Gundappa Viswanath(75 runs )was the top score for India. 

Brief Score India 190 runs (53.1 from 60 overs); West Indies scored 194/1 (51.3 overs). 


1983 world cup: India win by 34 runs. Yashpal Sharma was top scorer with 79 runs. Ravi Shastri(3 wk) and Roger Binny(3 wk). 

Brief score  India scored 262/8 (60 overs);  West Indies scored 228 (54.1 overs) 


1983 world cup Viv Richards 199 runs give West Indies a 66 run win 

Brief Score West Indies scored 282/9 (60 overs); India scored 216 (53.1overs) 


1983 world cup  Mohinder Amarnath(3 for 12 runs), Madan Lal (3 for 31 runs) give India a 43 run win. Mohinder Amarnath was was man of the match. 

Brief Score India 183 (54.4 overs); West Indies 140 (52overs) 


1992 world cup Brain Lara(41) and Keith Athurton (58 not out) give 5 wicket win for West Indies 

Brief scores: India scored 197 (49.4); West Indies scored 195/5 (40.2/46 overs) 


1996 world cup Sachin Tendulkar scored a 70 runs from 91 balls) to give India a 5-wicket win. 

Brief Scores: West Indies 173 (50/50 overs); India 174/5 (39.4/50 overs). 


2011 world cup India win by 80 runs.Yuvraj Singh (113) and Virat Kohli (59) helped India to score 268 runs on score card. Devon Smith (81) and Sarwan (39) goes vain as Zaheer(3 wickets) and Yuvraj, Ashwin took 2 wickets each. Yuvraj was man of the match.

Brief scores: India 268 (49.1); West Indies 188 (43)

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