Australia in West Indies ODI Series - 5th ODI

West Indies v Australia

Australia won by 30 runs

44.4

Russell to Wade, 1 run, Wade nudges the hat-trick ball down to third man, there were two slips in place

44.6

Russell to Wade, 1 run, another gentle nudge down to third man, he beats the diving slip fielder

Australia 244/6   MS Wade 2* (2b)

45.1

Samuels to Wade, 1 wide, fires it wide down the leg side, fails to get bat on it

45.1

Samuels to Wade, no run, gets forward and pushes it to the off side

45.2

Samuels to Wade, 1 run, opens the face of the bat and steers it to third man

45.5

Samuels to Wade, 1 run, inside edge to the on side and he scampers the single

Australia 248/6   MS Wade 4* (5b)

46.1

Russell to Wade, no run, bangs it in short and he weaves out of that fizzer, well bowled again

46.2

Russell to Wade, 1 run, steers it to the off side and he pinches a quick single, the fielder didn't gather it quickly enough

46.4

Russell to Wade, 1 run, Russell falls over as he delivers, the batsman works it to the on side

46.6

Russell to Wade, 1 run, angles it across the left-hander and he works it down to third man, Australia need boundaries

Australia 253/6   MS Wade 7* (9b)

47.1

Samuels to Wade, 1 run, fullish on the pads and he works it to the on side

47.5

Samuels to Wade, 1 run, he muscles it down to long-on for a single

Australia 258/6   MS Wade 9* (11b)

48.1

Russell to Wade, FOUR, makes room and Wade slashes and gets an outside edge that races to third man

48.2

Russell to Wade, SIX, bangs it in short and Wade swivels and clubs it just over Pollard's reach at deep square leg, just enough elevation

48.3

Russell to Wade, SIX, add 6 more! Australia are finally pushing on here, Wade makes room to a shortish delivery and slaps it to the roof at the deep cover boundary, the ball's lost

48.4

Russell to Wade, 1 run, swings and the ball hits his bat and then his helmet, they take a single

Australia 275/6   MS Wade 26* (15b 1x4 2x6)

49.3

Roach to Wade, no run, Wade tries to get cheeky and plays a reverse paddle but fails to make contact

49.4

Roach to Wade, OUT, Bravo takes another! This time just inches off the ground, Wade makes room and tries to slap it over deep cover, the ball dips to Bravo and he gets his fingers underneath it even as his hands were touching the turf

MS Wade c DM Bravo b Roach 26 (23m 17b 1x4 2x6) SR: 152.94

Australia 279/9   MS Wade 26 (17b 1x4 2x6)
Series Results
West Indies v Australia at Gros Islet - Mar 25, 2012
Australia won by 30 runs
West Indies v Australia at Gros Islet - Mar 23, 2012
West Indies won by 42 runs
West Indies v Australia at Kingstown - Mar 20, 2012
Match tied
West Indies v Australia at Kingstown - Mar 18, 2012
West Indies won by 5 wickets (with 10 balls remaining) (D/L method)
West Indies v Australia at Kingstown - Mar 16, 2012
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Photos

Mar 25, 2012

An elated Michael Hussey takes the final catch to seal the victory, West Indies v Australia, 5th ODI, St Lucia, March 25, 2012

An elated Michael Hussey takes the final catch to seal the victory

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Mar 25, 2012

Brett Lee took 3 for 42, West Indies v Australia, 5th ODI, St Lucia, March 25, 2012

Brett Lee took 3 for 42

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