Pakistan pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi picked up 3 wickets in an over to assist his workforce beat West Indies through 9 runs in the second one T20I and take an unassailable 2-0 lead within the three-match sequence. Afridi disregarded Hayden Walsh, Dominic Drakes and Odean Smith within the seventeenth over of West Indies’ chase on Tuesday on the Nationwide Recreation Stadium in Karachi. The left-arm seamer completed with figures of three for 26 from his 4 overs as Pakistan persevered their dream run in T20Is this yr.
Afridi were given Smith for 12 within the first ball of the seventeenth over. He were given assist from Asif Ali, who took a effective diving catch on the square-leg boundary. It was once a fuller period supply at the pads. Smith flicked it properly however didn’t have sufficient to get it over the ropes.
Within the fourth supply of that over, Afridi were given one to only hang its line and to find the out of doors fringe of Drakes’ bat, who was once disregarded for a golden duck.
Within the very subsequent ball, the left-armer castled Hayden Walsh with a yorker to finish his 3 wickets.
Watch the video of his 3 wickets in the similar over right here:
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Chasing 173, West Indies misplaced Shai Hope (1) and Shamarh Brooks (10) with simply 31 runs at the board. Brandon King and skipper Nicholas Pooran then were given in combination on the crease to retrieve the innings for the guests. Each batters placed on 54 runs for the 3rd wicket, earlier than Pooran (26) was once scalped through Mohammad Nawaz with Windies desiring 88 runs to win from 54 balls.
King in any case departed within the sixteenth over after taking part in a knock of 67 and West Indies have been left in a place of hassle, desiring 55 to win from 28 balls. The guests stored on dropping wickets at common durations and in spite of everything, Pakistan registered a win.
Previous, a collective batting effort noticed Pakistan posting 172/8 within the allocated twenty overs. Opting to bat, Pakistan were given off to a nasty get started because the hosts misplaced skipper Babar Azam (7) within the 3rd over of the innings. Fakhar Zaman (10) additionally failed to depart a mark with the bat as he was once despatched again to the pavilion through Akeal Hosein.
Mohammad Rizwan and Haider Ali then placed on 48 runs for the 3rd wicket to restore the Pakistan innings however as quickly because the hosts began to achieve an higher hand, Rizwan (38) and Ali (31) have been disregarded through Smith in fast succession, decreasing Pakistan to 109/4 within the 14th over.
In any case, Shadab Khan performed a cameo of 28 off simply 12 balls as Pakistan posted 172/8 within the allocated twenty overs.
(With ANI inputs)
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