A triumph of  England, cutting the winning streak of the West Indies

The  3rd   vitality T20 blasts 2023-24 which was held at the Grenada National Cricket Stadium in St George‘s, Grenada was played between England and West Indies was such a thrilling cut-to-cut match, leading England to win the match.

Match Highlights

The match began with England winning the toss and choosing to bowl first.

West Indies started to bat and their top players were,

  1.  Nicholas Pooran scored 50 runs in 37 balls consisting of 4 fours and 3 sixes.
  2. Rovman Powell scored 36 runs in 23 balls consisting of 3 fours and 2 sixes.
  3. Kyle Mayers and Brandon King both scored 25 runs in 18 balls with Kyle Mayer hitting   3 fours and 1 six whereas Brandon King hit 4  fours.

Other players of the team also made contributions like

 Jason Holder with 18 runs in 18 balls hitting 1 four and 2 sixes

Akeal Hosein with 12 runs in 7 balls with 1 four and 1 six.

Summing up with the target of  226/6

Now, coming to  England inning, with it’s top players

  1. Phil Salt was the man of the match scoring a century in just 44 balls with 13 fours and 7 sixes
  2.  Harry Brook being the finisher scored 42 runs in 19 balls with 5 fours and 3 sixes.
  3. Liam Livingston had 29 runs in 17 balls with  3 fours and 2  sixes.

The match was very interesting grasping the aaudience’s interest in the match till the end. With its last over being the most interesting England was to score  21 runs off 6 balls. Leading the Brook strike to be the most valuable for the match in the last over Salt was at 109 with Brook at 7 till the 19th over, and starting the last over with a four and a six thereby resulting in winning the match and cutting the West Indies winning streak.

Now the remaining  2 matches are to be played on the 19th and 21st of December at Grenada National Cricket Stadium in St George‘s, Grenada.

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