New Zealand overwhelm West Indies in 2nd T20I
New Zealand overwhelmed the West Indies in the 2nd T20I today by 72 runs , at the Bay Oval, Tauranga.
New Zealand 238 - 3
West Indies 166 - 9
Result - New Zealand won by 72 runs
Batting first, the Kiwis piled on 238 – 3, with Glenn Phillips hitting the fastest T20I in Blackcaps history - 100* from 46 balls. Devon Conway also chipped in with 65* (37)
In reply, the West Indies were never really in the run chase and managed only 166-9. Kyle Jamieson 2-15 was the pick of the bowlers for the Blackcaps.
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Brandon King - 1.1 ov), 2-28 (Andre Fletcher - 3.3 ov), 3-60 (Kyle Mayers - 8.2 ov), 4-72 (Nicholas Pooran - 9.3 ov), 5-107 (Kieron Pollard - 12.5 ov), 6-113 (Shimron Hetmyer - 13.6 ov), 7-132 (Rovman Powell - 15.5 ov), 8-140 (Fabian Allen - 16.4 ov), 9-144 (Sheldon Cottrell - 17.6 ov)
New Zealand win the series by taking an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three match series.
The final T20I of the series is tomorrow.
New Zealand - Martin Guptill, Tim Seifert(wk), Devon Conway, Glenn Phillips, Ross Taylor, Jimmy Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee(c), Ish Sodhi, Kyle Jamieson, Lockie Ferguson
West Indies - Andre Fletcher, Brandon King, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran(wk), Rovman Powell, Kieron Pollard(c), Fabian Allen, Keemo Paul, Kyle Mayers, Oshane Thomas, Sheldon Cottrell
Start Time: 01:00
Toss: West Indies won the toss and decided to field
Venue: Bay Oval, Tauranga
Officials: Christopher Brown, Shaun Haig, Wayne Knights, Kim Cotton, Jeffrey Crowe
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