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Virat Kohli on the brink of another Test record against Windies

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Cary Erickson | 22 August, 2019, 19:44

India vs West Indies 1st Test Dream11 Team Prediction, Predicted Playing 11: After winning both the ODI and T20I series, India will aim to return home with another trophy as they lock horns in the opening Test of the two-match series on Thursday.

In contrast, the West Indies have gone off the boil since dominating England in the home series in the Caribbean six months ago and then going toe-to-toe with the same opponents in the subsequent ODI series.

The World Test Championship will end with the top two teams playing the final, scheduled to be held in June 2021 in the United Kingdom.

The early morning rain pushed back the toss by half an hour and start of play by 45 minutes, and prompted West Indies to field first to make use of the moisture in the wicket.

In the meantime, Sri Lanka, New Zealand, England and Australia have began their respective campaigns within the World Take a look at Championship. He is a big match-winner, and not including him will be wrong.

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On Wednesday, Mr Coffey attended a parliamentary debate with his baby for the first time after returning from paternity leave. In an interview with New Zealand's Newshub , Mr Coffey said he felt "supported by my colleagues from across the house".

Meanwhile, the Indian players sizzled in the photo shoot on Tuesday two days ahead of their first Test against the Windies in Antigua. The introduction of having numbers behind the Test jerseys has been criticised by several former players. He feels that the batting will be more challenging and there will be a goal to play each and every Test match now. It's the right move and at the absolute right time.

"We are senior players, we want to take the bulk of the load, that why we are in those position as senior batsman in Test cricket". India turned it around in the second half of the session, adding 43 runs and, more importantly, losing no further wickets to go into Lunch with a reasonable 68 for 3 on the board.

"It's up to the players to take the challenge and go for victories".

"I chose to join the camp simply because I feel this present crop of West Indies players, especially in the Test arena, is the right group of players", said Lara, who remains the record-holder for the highest Test and first-class scores.