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West Indies make 143-8 against South Africa

October 26, 2021

West Indies, sent in by South Africa, reached 143 for eight off their 20 overs, in their second Group 1 match of the Twenty20 World Cup at the Dubai International Stadium in the United Arab Emirates Tuesday.

Evin Lewis was the main contributor to the score with 56 off of 35 balls.

South Africa are currently 26-1 off of 4 overs.


WEST INDIES 143 for eight off 20 overs (Evin Leis 56, Kieron Pollard 26; Dwaine Pretorius 3-17, Keshav

The Windies made one change and brought in leg-spinner Hayden Walsh Jr to replace left-arm pacer Obed McCoy.

The South Africans were forced to make one change after Quinton de Kock made himself unavailable for South Africa for personal reasons, and Reeza Hendricks replaced him.

West Indies lost to England by six wickets in their first match, at the same time that South Africa lost to Australia by five wickets.


West Indies: Kieron Pollard (captain), Evin Lewis, Lendl Simmons, Chris Gayle, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran (wicketkeeper), Andre Russell, Dwayne Bravo, Akeal Hosein, Hayden Walsh Jr, Ravi Rampaul.

South Africa: Temba Bavuma (captain), Reeza Hendricks, Rassie van der Dussen, Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen (wicketkeeper), David Miller, Dwaine Pretorius, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Tabraiz Shamsi.

Umpires: Aleem Dar (Pakistan), Paul Reiffel (Australia)

TV umpire: Chris Brown (New Zealand).

Match referee: David Boon (Australia).

Reserve umpire: Chris Gaffaney (New Zealand).

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