The Indian Cricket team defeated West Indies by 237 runs in the 3rd test match at ST Lucia. By the virtue of this win, India took a 2-0 lead in the series with 1 match to spare. Despite the 3rd day washed out due to rain, the Indian team played positive cricket winning the test match and also series. Here we look at the 5 key contributors for India in the 3rd test match against West Indies.
- R Ashwin
R Ashwin played a key role for India in the 3rd test match. He came to the crease at 126 for 5. Ashwin showed class with solid technique and recovered from early losses of the wicket. In the first test match also he scored a century which helped India to register a win. At the end of the first day, he remained not out on 75. On the second day, Ashwin completed his second century of the series. He was dismissed for 118 runs. Because of his contributions, India was able to post a competitive total of 353. Along with this he picked 3 wickets in the match and was named the man of the match for his efforts.