Highlights of West Indies-England game

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Published: Thursday, September 27, 2012, 23:43 [IST]
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Highlights of West Indies-England game

Pallekele, Sep 27: West Indies started their Super Eight campaign with a hard-fought 15-run win over England at the ICC World Twenty20 2012 here on Thursday night. West Indies, after posting 179/5 in 20 overs, restricted England to 164/4 in 20 overs.


Here are the highlights of this game

# Johnson Charles was named Man of the match for his knock of 84

# Charles' 84 was his best Twenty20 International score

# Charles hit 10 fours and three sixes in his 56-ball knock

# Chris Gayle made a 35-ball 58 with six fours and four sixes

# Charles and Gayle put on 103 runs for the first wicket in 11 overs

# Stuart Broad took 2/26 in four overs

# West Indies hit seven sixes in their innings. All seven were shared by Charles (3) and Gayle (4)

# Gayle hit his second successive fifty in the tournament. He had scored a half century against Australia in the league phase

# West Indies scored 47/0 in the first six overs of powerplay

# Gayle's 50 came off 29 balls while Charles took 36 to reach fifty

# In the chase, England lost two wickets in two balls in the first over

# Ravi Rampaul dismissed Craig Kieswetter and Luke Wright in the third and fourth deliveries of the first over.

# Jonny Bairstow denied Rampaul a hat-trick

# Rampaul bowled a double-wicket maiden over

# Eoin Morgan was the batting star for England with 71 not out off 36 balls with four boundaries and five sixes

# Alex Hales made 51-ball 68 (5x4, 2x6)

# Morgan and Hales associated for 107 runs for the fourth wicket in 9.4 overs

# England scored 29/2 in the firs six overs of powerplay

# Morgan scored his 50 off 25 balls


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