Going by the statistics and a few calculations, this match is certainly going to be different from other matches played during the T20 World Cup 2016. Here we study a few facts about this match to be played between India and West Indies  today:

-Mahendra Singh Dhoni has captained India in all the previous three T20 matches against West Indies.



-Chris Gayle recorded his highest score of 98 runs off 66 balls in 2010.

- Dwayne Bravo has the best bowling figures of the two teams which he claimed during 2009 World Cup. He took 4/38 at an average of 18.40.

-It will be the first semi-final in the T20 World Cup history to be played between India and West Indies.

- India has faced their Carribean rivals three times in the T20 World Cup, in 2009, 2010, and 2014.

- The venue selected for the semi-final is the same where Team India defeated Sri Lanka at the 2011 World Cup.

- India is going to play its third T20 World Cup semi-final whereas their Carribean counterparts are making their fourth T20 World Cup semi-final appearance.

- If India wins this semi-final then they will be the second team in the history of T20 World Cup to reach the finals three times.

- Mahendra Singh Dhoni will also create history if his team beats the West Indies as no captain has spearheaded his team three times in T20 World Cup final.

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