The 34-year-old batted throughout his side’s innings as West Indies chased down 170 with nine balls to spare.
FULL SCORECARD: Second T20I – West Indies beat India by eight wickets
Shivam Dube top scored for India (54) as Kesrick Williams and Hayden Walsh picked up two wickets a piece for the travelling West Indians.
In reply, Simmons was ably supported by Evin Lewis (40) and Nicolas Pooran (38), as the West Indies won by eight wickets in the 19th over.
The series is now level at 1-1 after Virat Kohli led his side to a six wicket victory in the opening game.
The third and final T20 takes place on Wednesday before the three ODI’s start on Sunday.
Root insists he is enjoying the mix of experience and youth in the England side.
Wood and Stokes star as England wrap up a 3-1 series victory.
Pakistan won the series 2-0 to retain top spot.
The cricketing world is mourning the death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant today.
Cook admits to being “jealous” at the way David Warner approaches Test cricket.
Another great day for England, but Buttler’s misfires continue.
Tall order for this current South Africa team, it’s fair to say.
Just about worked out okay we reckon.
The Indian juggernaut rolls on.
Mark Wood is an all-rounder now.