Rohit Sharma hopes to join the elite club of captains with a win over the West Indies in the 3rd ODI. When the two sides meet in the 3rd ODI of the ongoing series in Ahmedabad on Friday. The Rohit Sharma-led India will look to complete a whitewash over the West Indies.
India leads the series 2-0 after winning the first two matches. While India defeated the West Indies by six wickets in the first ODI on Sunday. The hosts won by 44 runs in the second ODI three days later. India now has the opportunity to record their first whitewash win in an ODI series since 2017. When they swept Sri Lanka in a five-match series. India has also not won a whitewash series at home since 2014, when they defeated Sri Lanka in a five-match series.
If India defeats the West Indies on Friday, Rohit Sharma will join an elite group of captains. If his team wins the final ODI. Rohit will become the eighth Indian captain to lead the team to a series whitewash.
Rohit will join Kapil Dev, Dilip Vengsarkar, Mohammad Azharuddin, MS Dhoni, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, and Ajinkya Rahane as Indian captains to accomplish this feat.
Rohit Sharma hopes to join the elite club of captains
If India wins on Friday, it will be their 12th series whitewash.
India has never previously won an ODI series against the West Indies.
If the Caribbean team fails to avoid defeat against the hosts in the final ODI, they will join Sri Lanka, New Zealand, Zimbabwe, and England as teams against whom India has claimed series whitewash victories.