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Cricket Highlights, 31 Jul: WI vs PAK (2nd T20I)

The 2nd T20I of the 4-match series between West Indies and Pakistan rolled on the field yesterday. Let’s have a glimpse at the article to know about the interesting happenings of the game.

WI vs PAK (2nd T20I)

The first match of the four-match T20 series between the West Indies and Pakistan had washed away in the rain, but the visiting Pakistan won the second match. They beat the Windies by 7 runs at the Providence Stadium in Guyana on Saturday night. The win has brought a 1-0 lead for Pakistan in the series.

After losing the toss, Pakistan lost 6 wickets in 20 overs and scored 157 runs. Babar Azam scored a half-century. He made 51 off 40 balls hitting 4 fours and 2 sixes. Mohammad Rizwan scored 46 off 36 balls. For the Caribbeans, Jason Holder took 4 wickets for 30 runs in 4 overs and Dwayne Bravo took 2 wickets.

West Indies could not score more than 150 runs for 4 wickets after batting for the target of 157 runs. Nicholas Pooran’s attempt went in vain. Pooran remained unbeaten on 62 off 33 balls smashing 4 fours and 6 sixes. Besides, Evin Lewis made 35 runs from 33 balls. Pakistan’s Mohammad Hafeez was named as the man of the match for 1 wicket with conceding 6 runs in 4 overs including 1 maiden.

Scoreboard

Pakistan 157/8 (20.0)

West Indies – 150/4 (20.0)

Result – Pakistan won by 7 runs

Player of the Match – Mohammad Hafeez

 

Pakistan has registered a win in the second match and goes 1-0 up in the series. With 2 more matches remaining in the series, stay with Baji!

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