Result
1st T20I, Mount Maunganui, Mar 14 2018, West Indies Women tour of New Zealand
167/6
(20 ov, target 168)
159/6
NZ Women won by 8 runs
Player Of The Match
New Zealand Women
1y
• ESPNcricinfo staff

NZ hold on for narrow win courtesy Kasperek's three-for

Spinner Leigh Kasperek's two scalps in the space of three balls in the 19th over, even as Stafanie Taylor was left stranded at her end, helped New Zealand prevail over West Indies by eight runs

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Scorecard summary
New Zealand Women167/6(20 overs)
West Indies Women159/6(20 overs)
end of over 204 runs
WI-W: 159/6CRR: 7.95 
Akeira Peters4 (6)
Stafanie Taylor51 (31)
Sophie Devine4-0-27-2
Leigh Kasperek4-0-35-3
19.6
Devine to Peters, no run
19.5
1
Devine to Taylor, 1 run
19.4
3
Devine to Peters, 3 runs
19.3
Devine to Peters, no run
19.2
Devine to Peters, no run
19.1
Devine to Peters, no run
end of over 199 runs • 2 wicket
WI-W: 155/6CRR: 8.15 • RRR: 13.00
Akeira Peters1 (1)
Stafanie Taylor50 (30)
Leigh Kasperek4-0-35-3
Hayley Jensen4-0-29-0
18.6
1
Kasperek to Peters, 1 run
18.5
w
Kasperek to Kycia A Knight, OUT
Kycia A Knight st †Martin b Kasperek 0 (2m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00
18.4
1
Kasperek to Taylor, 1 run
18.3
w
Kasperek to Kyshona A Knight, OUT
Kyshona A Knight c Satterthwaite b Kasperek 19 (20m 16b 2x4 0x6) SR: 118.75
18.2
1
Kasperek to Taylor, 1 run
18.1
6
Kasperek to Taylor, SIX runs
end of over 1812 runs
WI-W: 146/4CRR: 8.11 • RRR: 11.00
Stafanie Taylor42 (27)
Kyshona Knight19 (15)
Hayley Jensen4-0-29-0
Leigh Kasperek3-0-26-1
17.6
1
Jensen to Taylor, 1 run
17.5
4
Jensen to Taylor, FOUR runs
17.4
1
Jensen to Kyshona A Knight, 1 run
17.3
4
Jensen to Kyshona A Knight, FOUR runs
17.2
1
Jensen to Taylor, 1 run
17.1
1
Jensen to Kyshona A Knight, 1 run
Match details
Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui
TossWest Indies Women , elected to field first
SeriesWest Indies Women tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Katey Martin
Series resultNew Zealand Women led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberWomen's T20I no. 399
Season2017/18
Match days14 March 2018 (20-over match)
Women's T20I debut
Reniece Boyce
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Kathy Cross
TV Umpire
Diana Venter
Match Referee
Ross Dykes