West Indies went down battling against Australia in the primary T20I of the two-match series at the Carrara Oval in Queensland. In the wake of being placed into bat, West Indies battled to line any significant association and were confined to 145 for nine out of 20 overs. Opener Kyle Mayers top-scored for the guests with a 36-ball 39, hitting four fours and a six during his visit in the center. Mayers snatched eyeballs with a sparkling 105-meter six off Cameron Green’s conveyance in the fourth over of West Indies’ innings.
Previous Australia wicketkeeper-hitter Adam Gilchrist was likewise left dazzled with Mayers’ work, proposing that he can’t recall a superior shot in that frame of mind of the game. “I’m certain there has been a superior shot throughout the entire existence of the game, yet I can’t recollect it!,” tweeted Gilchrist.
Discussing the match, Australia took a 1-0 lead in the wake of beating West Indies by 3 wickets. Pursuing an objective of 146, the hosts were decreased to 58 for five in the eighth over. In any case, chief Aaron Finch, who came to bat down the request, scored a reasonable 58 off 53 conveyances to consistent Australia’s boat. Finch and Matthew Swim sewed 69 runs for the 6th wicket, before the previous match end.
Pat Cummins too followed Finch back to the changing area, before Mitchell Starc hit the triumphant runs with a ball in excess. Swim stayed unbeaten on 39 off only 29 balls. The two groups will currently get down to business in the second T20I on Friday, October 7.