Pakistan complete Twenty20 series whitewash over West Indies

Aaron Brown
April 4, 2018

Pakistan defeated West Indies by eight wickets, in the third and final Twenty20 global at the National Stadium on Tuesday to win their series 3-0.

The end part of the innings was particularly productive for the West Indies, who went from 96-5 in 15.1 overs to their eventual score of 153-6.

Marlon Samuels also hit two sixes and as many fours in his 25-ball 31.

Denesh Ramdin cracked a fiery 18-ball 42 not out with four boundaries and three sixes - two in the last over from Usman Shinwari - as the West Indies scored 57 in the last five overs. He made 51. The breakout star of the series, Hussain Talat made unbeaten 31 and made sure Pakistan cross the winning line.

Azam's comments come after he struck a career-best 97 not out in the second Twenty20 global against the West Indies in Karachi.

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Fast bowler Mohammad Amir picked three wickets while Faheem Ashraf and Talat picked two wickets each. The live match Pakistan vs West Indies will be broadcasted on Sony Network. With the help of middle-order batsman Babar Azam, Pakistan mauled West Indies by 82 runs in the second T20I, to take a 2-0 unassailable lead.

While batting first, Pakistani batsmen again played easily and put 205 runs on the board after completion of 20 overs, which was their highest ever total in T20 Internationals.

Pakistan's game of cricket is slowly coming out of the shadows of the horrific incidents of 2009 when the visiting Sri Lanka team was attacked by a group of terrorists near Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium.

File images of Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed and Windies skipper Jason Mohammed.

In the match, Pakistan spinner Shadab Khan was fined 20 percent of match fee as he aggressively pointed his finger at West Indies opener Chadwick Walton after dismissing him.

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