This is third occassion for the Men in Blue that they would be a part of World T20 semi-final. The 2007 edition’s winners India will play against West Indies who lifted the World T20 in 2012.(STATS || POINTS TABLE || FIXTURES)
2 India have won both their World T20 semi-finals they have featured in. They beat Australia by 15 runs in 2007, and South Africa by 6 wickets in 2014. West Indies have won only one of the 3 semi-finals.
11 Indian openers’ average, the lowest among all teams in Super 10s. Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan managed just 88 runs in 8 innings. The West Indies openers have an average of 42, the highest among the teams.
5.66 India’s run rate in Powerplay, the lowest among all teams in the Super 10s. West Indies have managed a run rate of 6.87.
9.41 India’s run rate in the last five overs, the fourth-highest among all teams. West Indies at 8.04 have the lowest.
51.33 The average for Chris Gayle against India in T20s. He has scored 154 runs in 3 matches at a strike rate