Thursday, September 23

Tag: South Africa

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Pollard leads from the front as West Indies beat South Africa

Pollard delivered a late surge to crush 51 from 25 balls, including five sixes, to help the West Indies all out after they had again been eased back by South Africa's twin twist danger of left-armers Tabraiz Shamsi (2-13 out of four overs) and George Linde (2-16 of every four overs) Commander Kieron Pollard dazzled with bat and ball as West Indies crushed South Africa by 21 rushes to even out the five-match Twenty20 series at 2-2 on Thursday. Subsequent to being sent in to bat at the Public Cricket Arena in Grenada, the home side posted 167 for six in their 20 overs, prior to limiting South Africa to 146 for nine in answer. Pollard delivered a late surge to crush 51 from 25 balls, including five sixes, to support the West Indies absolute after they had again been eased back by So...
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Shamsi inspires South Africa to one-run win over Windies

Tabraiz Shamsi enhanced his reputation as the top T20 bowler in the international game by inspiring South Africa to a thrilling one-run victory over the West Indies in the third of their five-match series at the National Cricket Stadium in Grenada on Tuesday. Defending another moderate total of 167 for eight after they were put in to bat for the third time in the series, the left-arm wrist spinner bowled his most economical four-over spell in conceding just 13 runs for the important wickets of Evin Lewis and Shimron Hetmyer. Yet as well as he bowled, and as much as the vaunted West Indies power-hitters stuttered for the second consecutive match, the duel still came down to the final over bowled by Kagiso Rabada with 15 runs needed. Fabian Allen struck an early boundary and then a...
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Shamsi inspires South Africa to one-run win over Windies

Tabraiz Shamsi enhanced his reputation as the top T20 bowler in the international game by inspiring South Africa to a thrilling one-run victory over the West Indies in the third of their five-match series at the National Cricket Stadium in Grenada on Tuesday. Defending another moderate total of 167 for eight after they were put in to bat for the third time in the series, the left-arm wrist spinner bowled his most economical four-over spell in conceding just 13 runs for the important wickets of Evin Lewis and Shimron Hetmyer. Yet as well as he bowled, and as much as the vaunted West Indies power-hitters stuttered for the second consecutive match, the duel still came down to the final over bowled by Kagiso Rabada with 15 runs needed. Fabian Allen struck an early boundary and then a...