The picture of Kapil Dev holding the Prudential Cup trophy on the Lord's balcony is etched in the memories of millions of Indians who follow the game.
Yashpal played a pivotal role in the victorious campaign, scoring 240 runs at an average of 34.28 including a match-winning 60 against England in the semi-finals.
Dhawan, who struggled throughout the preceding ODI series against West Indies, returned to form with a smashing 92 off 62 balls to help India beat the visitors by six wickets in the final T20.
Khaleel Ahmed showed promise in the first three overs, but messed it up in the final one by conceding 23 runs.
There was a sense of emptiness when the MA Chidambaram Stadium hosted the third and final T20I between India and West Indies.
Shikhar Dhawan (92) and Rishabh Pant (58) scored superb half-centuries to guide the team home in the last ball of the thrilling match.
Barring two ODIs, the Caribbean side was easily crushed by the hosts, who won the Test, the ODI and the Twenty20 series with ease.
Magnificent Rohit Sharma leads India to another series win; becomes India's highest run-getter in T20Is
The legend of Rohit in white ball format continued to grow exponentially as his unbeaten 111 off 61 balls helped India score 195 for 2 after being put into bat.
The proposal to rename the stadium was approved by Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik.
India's last win against the West Indies before Sunday came way back on March 23, 2014 in the World T20 in Bangladesh.
This was India's first win against the World T20 champions West Indies since 2014, spanning five matches.
West Indies were off to the worst possible start, losing both openers inside the first four overs, and in ludicrous fashion.
Mumbai Indians all-rounder Krunal Pandya and left-arm pacer Khaleel Ahmed will make their T20 international debut.
The team is already without the services of Chris Gayle and Sunil Narine though the likes of Kieron Pollard and Darren Bravo are here.
Krunal, elder brother of star all-rounder Hardik Pandya, was part of the squad for the three T20I series in England this summer but didn't get a game.