Ajinkye Rahane Man Of The Series in Windies Vs India ODI Series 2017
Question in detail
Irrespective of the result, the series will go its way. Since the tournament is at its business end with just one match to go, it's good time to predict the man of the series in WI Vs IND ODI series. Not many are there in the list to potentially claim the award. Just a few names, including Ajinkya Rahane, Kuldeep Yadav and Jason Holder have maintained the suspense of who will bag it and who won't. Who's your favorite for the award?
If a batsman bags the title, Indian opener Ajinkya Rahane stands top of the list. Why? The highest run scorer in WI Vs IND ODI series, Rahane has amassed 297 runs in 4 innings so far at an average of 74.25 and a strike rate of 77.14. He has been consistent throughout the series hitting 3 half-centuries and 1 resounding hundred. More importantly, no one from both sides hovers around him on the runs count. So, Rahane's chances to claim man of the series award in WI Vs Ind ODI series are higher than anyone.
Next to Rahane is young wrist-spinner Kuldeep Yadav, who has wondered everyone with his quality spin in the series. If the title goes to Kuldeep, this will be a worthy reward to his fabulous bowling performance. Difficult, almost impossible to read from the wrist, Kuldeep often beats the batsman when delivers cross-seam ball. Kuldeep made his way to the Indian ODI squad on the back of his spectacular success in IPL 2017. The number of wickets he has pocked in the series so far is 8. He has been economical, effective and more importantly prolific in his debut ODI series. So, his chances to become the player of the tournament can also not be negated.
Windies skipper Jason Holder is also one of the potential contenders of man of the series award in WI Vs IND ODI series. Second on the bowlers' chart with 8 wickets in his pocket, Holder equals Kuldeep Yadav on the wickets count. His fifer in the 4th ODI powered his team to an unexpected victory. Jason Holder is the only player from Windies squad who can potentially grab the award.
Who will bag the man of the series award in West Indies Vs India ODI series 2017?