Opener David Warner commemorated his 100th T20I look by smashing 70 off 36 balls and spinner Adam Zampa got 3-26 as Australia beat West Indies by 11 runs in Hobart.
Warner and Josh Inglis (39) placed on 93 for the opening wicket inside 8 overs as Australia batted initially after losing the toss, with late a cameo from Tim David (37 not out off 17 balls) assisting the hosts reach 213-7 at the Blundstone Arena.
The West Indies made a vigorous start to their quote to finish their 2nd highest-ever T20 run chase, as Brandon King (53) and Johnson Charles (42) assembled an 89-run represent the very first wicket, just for Zampa and Marcus Stoinis (2-20) to bring a flurry of wickets.
Jason Holder’s late unbeaten 35 from 14 shipments took the West Indies past 200 however except their success target, as Australia limited the travelers to 202-8 to move 1-0 up in the three-match T20I series.
” Simply pleasing to get the win,” stated Warner, who stopped Test cricket after Australia swept Pakistan 3-0 in your home, however stated he wished to play the upcoming T20 World Cup before leaving the quickest format.
” I feel revitalized, a great deal of energy, the guys have actually informed me to cool down a bit,” Warner stated. “I have actually stated I wish to play the World Cup and complete there.”
Australia will be playing 6 T20s over the next 3 weeks, having actually routed West Indies 3-0 in the ODI series.
The 2nd video game of the three-match series will be used Sunday at Adelaide, before the last match occurs in Perth on Wednesday.
The Male’s T20 World Cup occurs in West Indies and the United States of America this June, with England returning as safeguarding champs for an occasion broadened to 20 groups. Stream the very best sport with NOW
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