Australia vs West Indies 8th Match Result, Highlights, Full Scorecard- West Indies lost to Australia in 8th match of the ongoing Tri Nation series in Caribbean islands. Men in yellow played excellent knock by snatching the victory from foes. Aussies needed romp in this fight to get into the final which will be played against the winner of 9th match. 26th June 2016 is the slated date for final game of this series of 9 matches.
Australia vs West Indies 8th Match Result
Tri Nation series is about to terminate in this week and two matches are remaining for its finishing. Third match from last has been won by Australian cricket team whose endeavors and hard work paid off. Though hosting team managed to challenge the foes with an instigating score, failed to defend the batting aggression of other side.
Australia vs West Indies 8th Match Full match Highlights
Australian cricket team surmounted the toss results and asked WI to bat first. Top order tumbled down ahead the smart bowling attack, but Samuels and Ramdin played big partnership and saved his team from yielding under the peer pressure from opponents. Brilliant ton by Samuels and 91 runs added by Dinesh helped in setting up a huge aim of 287 runs.
Aussies too collapsed while opening the inning and earlier wickets tensed both audiences as well as team members of four times ICC WC champions. West Indies succeeded in grabbing four wickets but didn’t manage to stop the dominating approach of Maxwell and Marsh who finished off the inning with a mesmerizing victory in their hands. Steven Smith rendered excellent individual performance in the mid of the game.
Aus vs WI 8th Match Scorecard
West Indies batting
|MN Samuels||c Marsh b Faulkner||125||190||134||14||2||93.28|
|D Ramdin†||b Starc||91||149||92||6||3||98.91|
|SPD Smith*||run out (Bravo/Benn)||78||145||107||5||0||72.89|
|GJ Bailey||c Pollard b Benn||34||48||46||5||0||73.91|
|MR Marsh||not out||79||123||85||6||0||92.94|
|GJ Maxwell||not out||46||32||26||5||2||176.92|
West Indies bowling