West Indies Secure Crucial Win Over USA in T20 World Cup

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West Indies Secure Crucial Win Over USA in T20 World Cup
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In match 46 of ICC T20 World Cup 2024 Super 8 game of Group (2) in between the USA vs West Indies at the Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados. The West Indies got an easy win against the USA by 9 wickets, while half of the overs of the game were remaining.

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In the USA vs West Indies, the American team was ll-out on just 128 runs and the giants chased down this target super quickly in the 10.5 overs and improved their NRR in the group.

Since their net run rate is currently higher than the Proteas, West Indies just need to win their match against South Africa to go to the semi-finals, even if England defeats the USA.

In just 39 balls, Shai Hope scored an aggressive 82 runs without conceding a wicket, helping his team to a decisive victory. He hit eight sixes and four fours.


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With three sixes and a four among his 27 runs in 12 balls, Nicholas Pooran also finished undefeated.

Earlier, the West Indies chose to bowl first against the USA after winning the toss.

After a brilliant bowling performance by the home team, the USA were bowled out for 128 in 19.5 overs when batting first. The bowler with the highest career average was Roston Chase-best figures of 3-19 in four overs. Andre Russell also clinched 3-31 in 3.5 overs.

“To do it [career-best figures] at home is a great feeling, with my parents and my friends watching. It’s something we talked about in the team meeting that if we don’t get too many wickets in the powerplay, it’s on the spinners to come back and pull the game back and that’s what we did today,” Chase, who was named Player of the Match, said.

“It’s our destiny and our goal to win the World Cup so anyone we play we have to beat from here to go win it,” he added.

Opening batsman Andries Gous led the USA in scoring with 29 runs in 16 balls. With 20 runs from Nitish Kumar, Ali Khan was still undefeated at 14 runs in six balls.

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It was almost a “do-or-die” game because both clubs lost their opening Super 8 match.

USA vs West Indies Teams:

United States Playing XI:

Steven Taylor, Andries Gous(w), Nitish Kumar, Aaron Jones(c), Corey Anderson, Milind Kumar, Harmeet Singh, Shadley van Schalkwyk, Nosthush Kenjige, Ali Khan, Saurabh Netravalkar

West Indies Playing XI:

Johnson Charles, Shai Hope, Nicholas Pooran(w), Roston Chase, Rovman Powell(c), Sherfane Rutherford, Andre Russell, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Gudakesh Motie, Obed McCoy

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