reportcricket4 months ago

World Cup 2019 | South Africa and WIndies split points as rain plays spoilsport in Southampton

South Africa finally got on the board in the ICC World Cup 2019 after the Rain Gods saved them the blushes of a fourth straight defeat, in the tournament, in Southampton. Sheldon Cottrell had already send both Hashim Amla and Adien Markram packing with the scoreboard reading 29/2 in 7.3 overs.
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reportcricketa year ago

India vs Windies | Spinners break visitors back to secure historic victory for India

Staying true to the storyline, India secured a convincing victory by a huge margin of an innings and 272 runs to register their biggest victory in Test cricket. After wrapping up the Windies for 181 runs, India enforced the follow-on and then bundled the visitors out for 196 to take a 1-0 lead.
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reportcricket2 years ago

Evin Lewis powers Windies to a dominating win over India

Evin Lewis (125*) single-handedly decimated the Indian bowling attack to guide the hosts to a convincing 9-wicket victory over India in the one-off T20 in Jamaica. Earlier, the Indian innings was pulled back by some excellent death bowling by the Windies spearheaded by Jerome Taylor (2/31).
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reportcricket2 years ago

India vs West Indies | Virat Kohli’s record century help India clinch series 3-1

Indian skipper Virat Kohli scored his 18th century while chasing to help India romp past Windies’ target of 206 runs by losing 2 wickets with 13.1 overs to spare. Earlier in the game, Indian pacers shone with the ball to confine the Windies side to a modest 205 at the batting-friendly Sabina Park.
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reportcricket2 years ago

India vs West Indies | Windies bowlers pull off stunning 11-run victory to stay alive in the series

The West Indian bowlers restricted the Indian side to 178 runs resulting in an 11-run victory to keep their hopes of a series draw alive. Earlier, the Windies batting collapsed once again in front of a fierce Indian bowling and could muster only 189, but that eventually proved to be sufficient.
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reportcricket2 years ago

India Vs West Indies | India crush Windies to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series

India’s modest total of 251 runs proved too much for Windies as the hosts were bundled out for 158 in 38.1 overs, thereby handing India a 93-run win and a 2-0 lead in the series. Earlier, MS Dhoni showed signs of his vintage self as he smashed an unbeaten 76 to steer India to 251.
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reportcricket2 years ago

India vs West Indies | Top-order propel India to their first win of the series

Exceptional batting performances from Ajinkya Rahane(103), Virat Kohli(87), and Shikhar Dhawan(63) helped India beat Windies by XX runs in the second ODI at Port of Spain. The bowlers then followed up the exquisite batting performance and restricted the hosts to 205/6 in their chase of 311.
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reportcricket2 years ago

India vs West Indies | First ODI ends sans result as rains play spoilsport

The first ODI between India and West Indies had to be abandoned after rains started pouring during the Indian innings. Put into bat first, India started strongly with Shikhar Dhawan and Ajinkya Rahane knitting a 132-run partnership to help India reach 199-3 before rains interrupted play.
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reportcricket3 years ago

Rain and 'technical delay' end India’s hopes of a victory as West Indies win series

India’s hopes of levelling the series ended on a damp note after rain played spoilsport in the 2nd T20I at Florida on Sunday. Having won the 1st T20 by 1 run, West Indies won the series 1-0 as a 'technical delay' and the rain meant that the minimum number of overs required for D/L were not bowled.
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reportcricket3 years ago

KL Rahul's century goes in vain as Dwayne Bravo defends 8 runs in last over

After being asked to chase a mammoth total of 245, thanks to a brilliant century by Evin Lewis, by West Indies, India fell short by 1 run in the 1st T20I at Florida on Saturday. KL Rahul's valiant knock of 110 runs went in vain as the men in blue failed to score 8 runs off the last over from Bravo.
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