Evin Lewis and Keemo Paul take the Windies to series win over Bangladesh in Mirpur
Bangladesh won the toss and decided to bowl against the Windies at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur today in the deciding T20I between the two sides.
West Indies 190 all out (Evin Lewis 89; Shakib Al Hasan 3-37, Mahmudullah 3-18, Mustafizur Rahman 3-33)
Bangladesh 140 (Litton Das 43; Keemo Paul 5-15)
Result - Windies won by 50 runs
Windies win the match by 50 runs and the series 2-1!— ICC (@ICC) December 22, 2018
Keemo Paul was in fine form with the ball, taking 5/15, the best figures ever recorded by a West Indian bowler in T20Is ????
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Evin Lewis hit a brilliant 89 in the Windies total of 190 all out – at the start of their innings, Evin Lewis and Shai Hope put on 76 for the 1st wicket in just 5 overs. Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah and Mustafizur Rahman all took 3 wickets apiece.
In reply, Bangladesh were bowled out for 140 with Keemo Paul 5-15 starring with the ball for the Windies and the Windies taking the win by 50 runs.
The Windies win the T20I series 2-1
Bangladesh - Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Soumya Sarkar, Shakib Al Hasan(c), Mushfiqur Rahim(wk), Mahmudullah, Ariful Haque, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mehedi Hasan, Abu Hider, Mustafizur Rahman
West Indies - Evin Lewis, Shai Hope(wk), Nicholas Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer, Sherfane Rutherford, Carlos Brathwaite(c), Rovman Powell, Fabian Allen, Keemo Paul, Sheldon Cottrell, Oshane Thomas
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