WI vs SA 5th T20: South Africa defeat West Indies by 25 runs to seal the T20I series 3-2

WI vs SA LIVE 5th T20 - South Africa beat West Indies by 25 Runs, Aiden Markram & Quinton De Kock shines:
WI vs SA LIVE 5th T20 - South Africa beat West Indies by 25 Runs, Aiden Markram & Quinton De Kock shines:
WI vs SA LIVE 5th T20 – South Africa beat West Indies by 25 Runs, Aiden Markram & Quinton De Kock shines: Victory by 25 runs gave the Proteas a 3-2 T20 international series triumph over the current ICC T20 World Cup Champions, West Indies, when they met for the series decider at the National Cricket Stadium on Saturday.

This means that South Africa have successfully claimed back-to-back series wins against the home team following the Dean Elgar-led Test series sweep. Today also marks Temba Bavuma’s first series win in his new position as T20 team captain.

This is South Africa’s first T20I series win since 2019.

WI vs SA LIVE 5th T20 – South Africa beat West Indies by 25 Runs: PROTEAS CLAIM BACK-TO-BACK SERIES WINS OVER WEST INDIES WITH 3-2 T20 SERIES TRIUMPH

WI vs SA LIVE 5th T20 – South Africa beat West Indies by 25 Runs: A match-winning, 128-run, second-wicket stand between Quinton de Kock and Aiden Markram set up the visitors’ road to their final score of 168/4 at the end of their allotted overs. De Kock made a 42-ball 60 while Markram returned a career-best score of 70 off 48 (3x4s, 4x6s).

David Miller and Wiaan Mulder then returned unbeaten for 18 and nine respectively.

WI vs SA LIVE 5th T20 – South Africa beat West Indies by 25 Runs: With the ball, Tabraiz Shamsi did not disappoint in keeping the West Indian batsmen quiet, but it was the inclusion of Mulder (2/31) into the attack that provided the game changing moment of the day. He took the consecutive wickets of captain Kieron Pollard (13) and Andre Russell (0) to halt the Windies’ chase, while Kagiso Rabada (2/24) and Lungi Ngidi (3/32) polished off the tail at the death after beginning with good strides up front.

For WI, Evin Lewis made 52 off 34 and Shimron Hetmyer tried to steady the innings with 33 off 31 but it still was not enough to defeat South Africa who seal this T20I series 3-2.Markram was named Player of the Match and Shamsi received the Player of the Series accolade.

The team travel to Ireland tomorrow

WI vs SA LIVE 5th T20 – South Africa beat West Indies by 25 Runs:

SOUTH AFRICA INNINGS (20 OVERS MAXIMUM)
BATTING R B M 4s 6s SR
Temba Bavuma (c) c Gayle b Edwards 0 3 3 0 0 0.00
Quinton de Kock † c Russell b Edwards 60 42 77 4 2 142.85
Aiden Markram  c Simmons b McCoy 70 48 86 3 4 145.83
David Miller  not out 18 16 31 1 0 112.50
Rassie van der Dussen  c & b Bravo 1 2 7 0 0 50.00
Wiaan Mulder  not out 9 9 13 1 0 100.00
Extras (b 1, lb 1, w 8) 10
TOTAL (20 Ov, RR: 8.40) 168/4
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Temba Bavuma, 0.3 ov), 2-128 (Quinton de Kock, 14.1 ov), 3-144 (Aiden Markram, 16.3 ov), 4-149 (Rassie van der Dussen, 17.2 ov)
BOWLING O M R W ECON 0s 4s 6s WD NB
Fidel Edwards 3 0 19 2 6.33 9 2 0 1 0
Chris Gayle 2 0 15 0 7.50 4 0 1 1 0
Dwayne Bravo 4 0 28 1 7.00 3 1 0 3 0
Obed McCoy 4 0 31 1 7.75 5 1 1 2 0
Andre Russell 3 0 32 0 10.66 4 4 1 0 0
Akeal Hosein 2 0 24 0 12.00 3 1 2 0 0
Kieron Pollard 2 0 17 0 8.50 3 0 1 1 0
WEST INDIES INNINGS (TARGET: 169 RUNS FROM 20 OVERS)
BATTING R B 4s 6s SR
Lendl Simmons  lbw b Linde 3 6 0 0 50.00
Evin Lewis  c Markram b Ngidi 52 34 5 3 152.94
Chris Gayle  c †de Kock b Shamsi 11 9 0 1 122.22
7.1  Gayle walks, Shamsi strikes gold! Beats him in flight, Gayle looks to muscle him across the line and can only get a thin edge as he swings hard, simple catch for QDK. Wasn’t given, but he chose to walk. 65/2
Shimron Hetmyer  c Miller b Ngidi 33 31 1 2 106.45
Kieron Pollard (c) c Markram b Mulder 13 15 0 1 86.66
Andre Russell  c Ngidi b Mulder 0 1 0 0 0.00
Nicholas Pooran † c †de Kock b Rabada 20 14 0 2 142.85
Dwayne Bravo  c Bavuma b Rabada 1 2 0 0 50.00
Akeal Hosein  not out 2 3 0 0 66.66
Obed McCoy  c Mulder b Ngidi 1 3 0 0 33.33
Fidel Edwards  not out 0 3 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 1, nb 1, w 5) 7
TOTAL (20 Ov, RR: 7.15) 143/9
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Lendl Simmons, 2.1 ov), 2-65 (Chris Gayle, 7.1 ov), 3-75 (Evin Lewis, 9.3 ov), 4-110 (Kieron Pollard, 14.3 ov), 5-110 (Andre Russell, 14.4 ov), 6-125 (Shimron Hetmyer, 17.2 ov), 7-140 (Dwayne Bravo, 18.2 ov), 8-140 (Nicholas Pooran, 18.3 ov), 9-142 (Obed McCoy, 19.2 ov)
BOWLING O M R W ECON 0s 4s 6s WD NB
Bjorn Fortuin 1 0 11 0 11.00 1 0 1 0 0
Kagiso Rabada 4 0 24 2 6.00 11 3 0 0 1
George Linde 3 0 33 1 11.00 5 0 4 0 0
Lungi Ngidi 4 0 32 3 8.00 12 1 3 1 0
Tabraiz Shamsi 4 0 11 1 2.75 16 1 0 0 0
Wiaan Mulder 4 0 31 2 7.75 5 1 1 4 0

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