West Indies in Australia T20I Series - 1st T20I

Australia v West Indies

Australia won by 38 runs

7.5

Gayle to Watson, OUT, gets him, finally! Gave it some air this time, tossed up on middle, tried to dispatch it into the stands over deep midwicket, got the top edge and Ramdin, after waiting ages for it to come down, clasped it easily

SR Watson c †Ramdin b Gayle 37 (30m 19b 1x4 4x6) SR: 194.73

Australia 83/1   DA Warner 46* (28b 6x4 2x6)   CH Gayle 0.5-0-9-1

8.3

Smith to Warner, OUT, full toss on middle, he could have smacked it anywhere but instead played it back straight to the bowler who accepted it gleefully

DA Warner c & b Smith 49 (33m 32b 6x4 2x6) SR: 153.12

Australia 86/2   MJ Clarke 0* (0b)   DR Smith 1.3-0-18-1

9.4

Gayle to Hussey, OUT, three down, cleanly struck but hit flat, came down the track and smacked it hard but straight to Roach at long-off who did well moving to his right and holding on to a sharp one

DJ Hussey c Roach b Gayle 1 (4m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

Australia 95/3   MJ Clarke 8* (4b 1x4)   CH Gayle 1.4-0-13-2

12.1

Pollard to Clarke, OUT, four down, Miller takes a sharp one at point, short and wide, cut away hard and he hurls himself to his right to snap an excellent catch

MJ Clarke c Miller b Pollard 12 (17m 9b 1x4 0x6) SR: 133.33

Australia 106/4   CL White 7* (10b)   KA Pollard 1.1-0-5-1

15.2

Miller to Birt, OUT, stumped, Miller bowled it flat outside off, Birt came down the track and tried to push it on the off side, missed and Ramnarine did the rest

TR Birt st †Ramdin b Miller 13 (12m 10b 2x4 0x6) SR: 130.00

Australia 128/5   CL White 15* (19b)   NO Miller 3.2-0-17-1

15.4

Miller to White, OUT, smashed, ummm not quite, it's actually caught by Pollard running to his right from long-on, flighted on middle and leg, White got under it and tried to launch him over deep midwicket, hit it extremely high, didn't get the desired distance and found the fielder

CL White c Pollard b Miller 15 (23m 20b 0x4 0x6) SR: 75.00

Australia 129/6   BJ Haddin 1* (1b)   NO Miller 3.4-0-18-2

18.1

Sammy to Johnson, OUT, ...and gets a wicket, short outside off, Johnson tries to slap it over the off-side field, doesn't get hold of it, Sammy runs back to hold on to a well-judged catch

MG Johnson c & b Sammy 4 (11m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 57.14

Australia 151/7   BJ Haddin 17* (10b 1x4)   DJG Sammy 2.1-0-22-1

19.6

Smith to Smith, OUT, caught-behind, off the reverse paddle, full outside off, tries to play it towards third man, gets a faint touch and Ramdin makes no mistake

SPD Smith c †Ramdin b Smith 8 (5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 160.00

Australia 179/8   BJ Haddin 37* (16b 2x4 2x6)   DR Smith 3-0-38-2
Series Results
Australia v West Indies at Sydney - Feb 23, 2010
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 50 balls remaining)
Australia v West Indies at Hobart - Feb 21, 2010
Australia won by 38 runs
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Feb 21, 2010

Kieron Pollard sends down a delivery, Australia v West Indies, 1st Twenty20, Hobart, February 21, 2010

Kieron Pollard sends down a delivery

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Feb 21, 2010

Travis Birt clips to the leg side, Australia v West Indies, 1st Twenty20, Hobart, February 21, 2010

Travis Birt clips to the leg side

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